Tell Somebody
A weekly public affairs program on KKFI-FM 90.1, Kansas City community radio.
Tomas Young’s War – Mark Wilkerson

Mark Wilkerson was my guest on the March 24, 2016 edition of Tell Somebody, just a couple of weeks ahead of the release of his new biography, Tomas Young’s War. Tomas Young was the Kansas City Iraq War veteran who died on the eve of Veterans Day, 2014, 10 ½ years after being paralyzed by a sniper’s bullet in Iraq. Tomas was featured in the must-see Ellen Spiro/Phil Donahue film Body of War which showed him dealing with his paralysis as he became an effective anti-war voice. Tomas Young’s War covers his entire life, but, perhaps most importantly, tells the story of the struggles he had between the period covered in the film and his death.

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Direct download: ts_2016_03_24b.mp3
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Jen Senko-Brainwashing My Dad

Jen Senko was my guest on the March 17, 2016 edition of Tell Somebody. Just ahead of a special screening in Kansas City, Senko talked about her new documentary film, The Brainwashing of My Dad-The Truth Behind the Right-Wing Media Machine That Changed a Father and Divided a Nation.

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Direct download: ts_2016_03_17.mp3
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Ray McGovern – Ukraine Policy on the Tell Somebody Countdown

The March 10, 2016 edition of Tell Somebody featured former CIA analyst and frequent guest Ray McGovern on the phone for a live broadcast. McGovern, an admirer of Andrew Bacevich, begins by taking issue with some of his comments about Putin and Russia on Democracy Now! that morning. Ray talks about the U.S. supported coup in Ukraine and ends the show explaining why a US agreement to not move NATO one inch to the east was never put to paper.  

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David Barsamian-Just Back from Lebanon & on the Phone with Tell Somebody

Alternative Radio’s David Barsamian returned for the March 3, 2016 edition of  Tell Somebodyon the phone for a live call-in show. Just returned from a trip to Lebanon, he talked about that and took questions from callers as the show entered its final month.

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Direct download: ts_2016_03_03.mp3
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