Renegade Economists show 354
As broadcast on 3CR, Wednesday August 20th, 2014, 5.30-6pm.
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#Hands Up Dont Shoot: Kiwi activist Keillor MacDuff (@tekeiller) reports in from Ferguson on the continuing crisis following the tragic shooting of Michael Brown. Economic pressures loom in the background. Dont forget our 123rd annual dinner, Wed Sept 3 with prof John Freebairn.
The opening track is Rob Swift’s Street Crime News (War Games)
The news collage summary was from Blip.tv via the Washington Post. Some of the data mentioned also comes from this post.
Check the scary right wing interpretation, complete with the byline ‘Inside Every Liberal Is A Totalitarian Trying To Get Out’.
#HandsUpDontShoot is becoming a meme of its own, in terms of protest chants.