From The Trenches is the monthly radio program of the Chicago Independent Media Center.
ON THE SHOW IN FEBURARY 2013:
* CORNEL WEST ON "POVERTY, POWER, AND THE PUBLIC AIRWAVES"
Longtime academic and activist Cornel West speaks in Chicago, at a presentation from November 2012, held at Northwestern University Law School on the issue of public media in Chicago and coverage (or lack thereof) of issues of poverty and power.
* HIROSHIMA SURVIVOR SETSUKO THURLOW ON NUCLEAR BOMBS
Setsuko Thurlow — a survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan — spoke about her experiences regarding nuclear energy and nuclear weapons at a recent Chicago conference marking the 70th anniversary of the start of the nuclear age.