Progressive Commentary Hour
Gary Null discusses progressive issues with some of the most remarkable minds in the world.
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Gary Null discusses progressive issues with some of the most remarkable minds in the world.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 05.30.23
Dr. Gary Null selects a few speakers from the International Covid Summit III - European Parliament, Brussels. This is the final part of what was a two part episode from this summit.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 05.23.23
Dr. Gary Null selects a few speakers from the International Covid Summit III - European Parliament, Brussels. This is part one of what will be a two part episode from this summit.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 05.16.23
Dr. James ("Jim") Thorp is a board-certified Obstetrician, Gynecologist and Maternal Fetal Medicine physician with 43 years of obstetrical experience. In addition to his clinical experience with patients, averaging 8,000 high risk pregnancies annually, he continues pursuing an active research career with almost 200 publications. Dr. Thorp has served on the Board of Directors for the Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine and has been a reviewer for major peer reviewed medical journals and publications. Earlier he served as an Obstetrician Gynecologist in the US Air Force. In 2003, he testified before the senate to provide his expertise for treating a fetus as a patient with in-utero therapies. During the SARS-2 pandemic Jim was alerted after observing a notable higher rate of fetal deaths and miscarriages following the launch of Covid vaccines. His research in his area of specialty and the mRNA vaccines' dangers in women of reproductive age and in pregnancy has been documented and appeared in several peer-reviewed publications.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 05.09.23
Randy Credico is a political and social justice activist and broadcaster. Formerly in the 1970s and 80s he was a comic and political satirist on the comedy circuit, once appearing on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show. In the mid-1980s, having befriended the famous constitutional Attorney William Kunstler, perhaps best known for representing the Chicago Seven and the American Indian Movement in the aftermath of the Wounded Knee incident, Randy became active in anti-imperialist and anti-war issues. He was the director of the William Kunstler Fund for Racial Justice, and later has also run for the Senate against Chuck Schumer, for Mayor of New York and against Andrew Cuomo for the governorship. For years he has supported the release of Julian Assange. Randy recently returned from a trip to Moscow, Russia and the Donbas region in the liberated part of Ukraine, which we will discuss together. He hosts the show "Live on the Fly", which can be heard every Monday at 10 am on the Progressive Radio Network, and on WBAI every Wednesday at 2:30 pm.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 05.02.23
Dr. Mah-dava Set-tee is a board certified and senior staff anesthesiologist Lawrence General Hospital in the Greater Boston area. He is also a senior science editor for Bobby Kennedy's Children's Health Defense publication The Defender. Madhava received an engineering degree from MIT and later worked for the aerospace and defense industries. This included a research expedition to the Arctic polar cap for US Naval Research. Dissatisfied with the nature and purpose of defense work, he went back to school to receive a medical degree from Baylor University College of Medicine and anesthesiology training at the University of Pennsylvania. With over 20 years experience in the field of anesthesiology, which involves dealing with the most challenging questions about the nature of mind and consciousness, Dr Setty has been challenging modern medicine and neuroscience's fundamental assumptions about the meaning of awareness.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 04.25.23
Dr. Naomi Wolf is the CEO of the Daily Clout, a nonprofit that enables people to see, share and affect live legislative bills which otherwise would be largely non-transparent and passed in behind closed doors. She is perhaps best known as a feminist leader, journalist and author writing about feminism and women's rights, the emerging totalitarianism in the US and more recently the Covid pandemic and creeping institutional tyranny. Her articles have appeared in The Nation, the Guardian and Huffington Post. Last year Naomi released her eleventh book "The Bodies of Others: The New Authoritarians, Covid-19 and the War Against the Human" which unveils the forces of Big Tech, Big Pharma and an oligarchic elite to use the Covid-19 pandemic as an opportunity to revision our civilization against the will and freedoms of the people. Naomi graduated from Yale University as a Rhodes Scholar to attend Oxford University where she later received her doctorate in English Language and Literature. In the past she has taught at Barnard College, Stoney Brook and George Washington University. She hosts a weekly program Daily Clout, which can be heard every Saturday at 1 pm on the Progressive Radio Network. Her website is DailyClout.io and her blog is NaomiWolf.substack.com
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 04.18.23
Dr. Mah-dava Set-tee is a board certified and senior staff anesthesiologist Lawrence General Hospital in the Greater Boston area. He is also a senior science editor for Bobby Kennedy's Children's Health Defense publication The Defender. Madhava received an engineering degree from MIT and later worked for the aerospace and defense industries. This included a research expedition to the Arctic polar cap for US Naval Research. Dissatisfied with the nature and purpose of defense work, he went back to school to receive a medical degree from Baylor University College of Medicine and anesthesiology training at the University of Pennsylvania. With over 20 years experience in the field of anesthesiology, which involves dealing with the most challenging questions about the nature of mind and consciousness, Dr Setty has been challenging modern medicine and neuroscience's fundamental assumptions about the meaning of awareness. He is the author of "Woke: An Anesthesiologist's View", which explores whether we might be living in a dark age of unfounded beliefs rather than real knowledge, a culture unable to distinguish fact from fiction, and how we can better navigate the conflicting narratives that only give rise to more confusion and uncertainty rather than real solutions. His website is MadhavaSettyMD.com
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 04.11.23
Dr Tim Coles is a former researcher at the Cognition Institute at Plymouth University in the UK where he received his PhD and researched blindness and visual impairment until he was cancelled by the university for his political views and writing. Tim writes about geopolitics, British politics, peace and war, the Covid pandemic and a variety of cultural issues. His articles have been published in the Grayzone,the New Statesmen, Truthout, Counterpunch and other other sources. Dr. Coles has authored Tim has written over 15 books including "Voices for Peace" (with Noam Chomsky), "Bioterrorism: The Tech-Pharma Complex", and most recently "Militarizing Cancel Culture: How Censorship and Deplatforming Became a Weapon of the US Empire" -- which takes on the US government's strategies and operations to wage war against journalists and free speech, and how popular cancel culture has been exploited to achieve its goals of conformity and control.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 04.05.23
John Whitehead is a civil attorney and author who has written, debated and practiced widely in the area of constitutional law and human rights for the persecuted and oppressed. In 1982 he founded The Rutherford Institute, a non-profit civil liberties and human rights organization headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Institute provides legal services to defend civil liberties and programs to educate the public on issues affecting their Constitutional freedoms. John gained international renown for his role as co-counsel in Paula Jones' sexual harassment lawsuit against President Clinton. He has filed numerous amicus briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court and has been co-counsel in several landmark Supreme Court cases. John has been the subject of many newspaper, magazine and television profiles, ranging from Gentleman's Quarterly to CBS' 60 Minutes. He is the author of “Battlefield America: The War on the American People," and "Government of Wolves: The Emerging Government Police State." John's weekly articles and column can be found on his website at Rutherford.org.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 03.28.23
We are being joined by Alex Christoforou in Athens Greece, who along with his colleague Alexander Mercouris, have become an internationally recognized duet known as The Duran -- a leading voice in the alternative media started in 2013. The Duran provides very eloquent analysis about crucial geopolitical issues such as the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the international order, events in China, the Middle East and Africa, American and European economic and political developments, and deep insights about our very rapidly changing world. Many of our frequent guests on this program such as Ray McGovern, Dr. Jim Garrison, Scott Ritter and Michael Hudson have acknowledged The Duran as being on the forefront of non-partisan, objective, geopolitical analysis of current events and how these events are shifting our perspectives about the strengths and weaknesses underway within the global community. Alex comes from a diplomatic family in Cyprus, was educated in Canada and has had a career in journalism with a focus on politics, economics and technology. Alex and the Duran post upwards to 3-4 programs daily and can be found at TheDuran.Locals.com. Their video commentaries can also be found on Youtube, Rumble and Odysee.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 03.21.23
Dr. Meryl Nass is an internal medicine physician in Maine and prominent medical activist who specializes in treating patients with Gulf War syndrome, adverse reactions from the anthrax vaccine and vaccine safety and efficacy in general. In the past she has testified on six separate occasions before Congress on behalf of veterans suffering from the causes of Gulf War syndrome. Meryl became a major voice during the Covid pandemic in exposing the failures, contradictions, and untruths in the narratives of the federal health agencies and the orthodox medical establishment. She has opposed vaccine mandates and the false claims and fear mongering about infectious disease epidemics and corruption within the medical industrial military complex. Last year, due to criticisms of the handling of pandemic, the Maine Medical Board accused her of spreading Covid misinformation by treating patients with HCQ and ivermectin and suspended her medical license. Hearings are still being conducted in her case. She works closely with Bobby Kennedy's Childrens Health Defense and serves on the Board of the Alliance for Human Research Protection, a non profit organization run by Vera Sharav that advances medical ethics that uphold human rights and protect humans from wrongful medical interventions. Her work is cited in many professional articles and publications. She holds degrees from MIT and her medical degree from the Mississippi School of Medicine. Dr Nass' website where she blogs is AnthraxVaccine.blogspot.com
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 03.14.23
Dr. Richard Fleming is a cardiologist specializing in nuclear medicine who has proven a direct correlation between inflammation and heart disease. Dr. Fleming holds a PhD in particle physics, graduated from the University of Iowa College of Medicine and later completed a law degree. He is the inventor of the Fleming Method for Tissue and Vascular Differentiation and Metabolism, a method that quantifies tissue activity due to inflammation and infection. In the past Richard has taught at the University of Texas and conducted cardiological research at Methodist College and Creighton University. Since the declaration of the Covid pandemic, he has put his attention on uncovering the health risks from both the SARS-2 virus and the Covid-19 vaccines, exposing the medical risks, and researching the genetic engineered origins and gain of function research behind the SARS-2 virus. Dr. Fleming is the author of "Is Covid-19 a Bioweapon: A Scientific and Forensic Investigation," which takes a hard critical look at the available evidence that identifies clear genetic anomalies that could only have occurred through gain of function research. His Crimes Against Humanity Project is dedicated to gathering the evidence for a genetically engineered coronavirus. Dr Fleming's website is FlemingMethod.com, and a call to action to advance the indictment can be found at 10Letters.org
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 03.07.23
Ellen Brown is an economist and attorney in Los Angeles and the founding Chairperson of the Public Banking Institute – a non profit economic venture to develop viable, sustainable solutions to America’s banking crises by promoting people-owned state and community banks. In 2015 she ran as the Green Party candidate for California State’s Treasurer. Ellen has written extensively about the private financial cartels and the Federal Reserve. She is the author of the best-seller "Web of Debt" and her last book, “The Public Bank Solution: From Austerity to Prosperity”, introduces a safe soluble public banking alternative to the credit-based system of the current big banks. Her articles frequently appear on websites such as Scheer Post, Consortium News, and Global Research. She is the host of the radio program “Its Our Money”, heard every Wednesday at 3 pm Eastern time here on the Progressive Radio Network, and her websites are EllenBrown.com and PublicBankingInstitute.org
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 02.28.23
The Downfall of the Ivy League | Victor Davis Hanson | EP 325 Victor Davis Hanson is the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, focusing on classics and military history. He is an accomplished academic, professor, and author. He has taught at Stanford, Hillsdale College, the US Naval Academy, and Pepperdine University. His books include “The Second World Wars,” “The End of Sparta,” “The Soul of Battle, Carnage and Culture,” the most recent being “The Dying Citizen: How Progressive Elites, Tribalism, and Globalization Are Destroying the Idea of America.”
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 02.21.23
Massive U.S. dollar dump? BRICS to launch new currency causing tsunami of inflation - Andy Schectman Andy Schectman, President and Owner of Miles Franklin, discusses his thesis that the world is poised for a monetary reset which would result in the BRICS having their own reserve currency, likely backed by gold, and how this goes hand-in-hand with de-dollarization trends that are currently unfolding. He tells Michelle Makori, Editor-in-Chief and Lead Anchor at Kitco News, how a 'tsunami of inflation' would ensue as dollars are repatriated to the United States, which would cause a corresponding 'crash' in asset prices as interest rates rise accordingly.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 02.14.23
Dr. Michael Hudson is one of our nation’s finest and most important economists and Wall Street financial analysts. Dr. Paul Craig Roberts has called Michael “the world’s best economist.” He is the President of The Institution for the Study of Long-Term Economic Trends, and a distinguished research professor of economics at the University of Missouri. He was the Chief Economic Policy Advisor for the Rep. Dennis Kucinich’s 2008 presidential campaign and has served as an adviser to the White House, State and Defense departments and served as an economic advisor to other governments including Iceland, Latvia and China. Michael has written many books and important papers and articles. His most recent must-read book is "The Destiny of Civilization: Finance Capitalism, Industrial Capitalism or Socialism" which explains the reasons for financial crises in the US and other Western nations due to a drainage of income, indebtedness and a collapse of industrialization. His website is Michael-Hudson.com Scott Ritter is a former major in the US Marine Corp, intelligence officer and military strategist during the Cold War with the Soviet Union and in the Middle East. He served as a lead analyst for Marine deployment during the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and the Iran-Iraq war. During Operation Desert Storm, Scott was the ballistic missile advisor to General Schwarzkopf. Later he assumed the role of the lead United Nations weapons inspector for seven years overseeing Iraq's disarmament of its weapons of mass destruction program. He was one of the most forceful critics of the Bush administration's claims that Sadaam Hussain possessed WMDs. Scott is now an author and lecturer who has been very public about the American media's misinformation campaign about Russia's incursion into Ukraine and the gross failures of the Biden White House foreign affairs policies and actions. He is the author of about ten books dealing with Iraq, Iran and nuclear arms control. His latest book is "Disarmament in the Time of Perestroika" -- a definitive history of the INF treaty signed by Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan that Scott was intimately involved with.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 02.07.23
Sam Husseini has been a peace and social justice activist and an independent journalist who has been piercing through the establishment’s falsifications for 25 years. Since before Covid was declared a pandemic, he has questioned the CDC's narrative and published in-depth pieces scrutinizing the establishment’s claims of the virus's natural origins and investigated a lab origin for the Ebola virus. In the past Sam scrutinized the U.S. sanctions policy against Iraq and the Bush administration's claims about Iraq possessing WMDs. Earlier helped reveal the U.S. government machinations at Rambouillet which paved the way for the war against Yugoslavia. Sam's articles can be found on his substack at Husseni.substack.com
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 01.31.23
Dr Rebecca Culshaw is a mathematician who questioned the official science to support the HIV virus and AIDS narrative. Earlier, Rebecca taught at the University of Texas at Tyler as an assistant professor. She received her doctorate in mathematics from Dalhousie University in Canada, her dissertation focusing on immune response to HIV infection and AIDS treatments. She has written for several peer-review journals about mathematical modeling of HIV-related immunology and served on the editorial board of the Journal of Biological Systems. Dr Culshaw is the author of a new book -- "The Real AIDS Epidemic How the Tragic HIV Mistake Threatens Us All" -- which presents many of the conundrums, mistakes and corruption in the so-called War Against AIDS. Listeners will likely discover strong parallels between flawed science behind AIDS and the handling of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 01.24.23
Dr. Vandana Shiva is an internationally renowned environmental and social activist and a leading pioneer behind India’s -- and for that matter the globe's ecological and sustainable agricultural movement. In recent years she has become known as "the Gandhi of Grain." Dr. Shiva is the founder of Navdanya [all “a”s are softly pronounced NAV-DAN-YA] – an India-based organization dedicated to food and seed sovereignty, the restoration of organic farming, economic justice, and the preservation of indigenous knowledge and culture. Navdanya also has an international branch in Italy and the Earth University learning center for agro-ecology. For several decades, Vandana has traveled the world speaking on behalf of women’s rights and against biopiracy, globalization and patenting of indigenous knowledge by large agricultural and pharmaceutical corporations. Her activist efforts have created grassroots organizations throughout the developing world to counter GMOs and empower small farmers and their communities. She has received numerous international awards, including the Alternative Nobel Prize (the Right Livelihood Award), the UNEP’s Global 500 Award and the UN’s Earth Day International Award. The award winning documentary "The Seeds of Vandana Shiva" was released last year and among her many important books -- now about 20 in number -- her recent book is "Terra Viva: My Life in a Biodiversity of Movements," which recounts her personal journey, her philosophy and various activist movements in a life devoted to preserving human dignity and the biodiversity of the earth. Dr Shiva's organization's websites are Navdanya.org and NavdanyaInternational.org
The Progressive Commentary Hour - 01.17.23
Dr. Pierre Kory, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Madison, WI and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from St. George's University School of Medicine in 2002.