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CH LIVE 06: The CIA, Humanitarianism & Labor Movements, Part 3 - Final Thoughts
In this episode we give our concluding thoughts on this series The CIA, Humanitarianism & Labor Movements as well as try to cover a few topics that we couldn't squeeze into the first two parts, with a focus on Human Rights Watch and their framing of the military coup in Bolivia that ousted Evo Morales.
CT LIVE 05: The CIA, Humanitarianism & Labor Movements, Part 2 w/ Eric Thomas Chester & Dan Kovalik
In part 2 of this series, we welcome back Eric Thomas Chester and Dan Kovalik to explore the history of the Industrial Workers of the World, the AFL-CIO, Human Rights Watch, and Amnesty International.
CH LIVE 04 - The CIA, Humanitarianism & Labor Movements Pt 1: The CIA and the IRC w/ Eric Chester
In Part 1 of "The CIA, Humanitarianism, and Labor Movements," we are joined by Eric Thomas Chester. Eric is a former economics professor, historian and author of several books including "Covert Network: Progressives, the International Rescue Committee and the CIA."
Contrarian Humanitarian BONUS Episode - The Nazi Conspiracy Theory
This discussion is a companion episode for our podcast series, From Globalists to Globalization: Building Left Movements in the Age of Conspiracy. We are joined by Historian and Assistant Professor at the School of Library and Information Management at Emporia State University, Brendan Fay to discuss his paper The Nazi Conspiracy Theory: German Fantasies and Jewish Power in the Third Reich"
CH LIVE 03: Being a Black Woman in International Development
Please join Contrarian Humanitarian live, for a personal discussion with Portia Washington, J.D. on "Being a Black Woman in International Development"
CH LIVE 02 - Intervention & Imperialism w/ Dan Kovalik
CH LIVE Full Episode 02 We are joined by special guest Dan Kovalik, a human/labor rights lawyer and professor of international human rights law at the University of Pittsburg. Dan is also the author of several books including his most recent work, No More War: How the West Violates International Law by Using 'Humanitarian' Intervention to Advance Economic and Strategic Interests. https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/No-More-War/Dan-Kovalik/9781510755291 Please like, subscribe and share! Our Website: https://www.contrarianhumanitarian.org/
CH LIVE 01 - Economic and Monetary Sovereignty for Africa w/ Fadhel Kaboub and Ndongo Samba Sylla
CH LIVE 01 We are joined by pioneer economists Dr. Fadhel Kaboub of Denison University and Dr. Ndongo Samba Sylla of the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation for a discussion of their work regarding building monetary sovereignty among African nations.