Friday, February 3, 2012
Awopradio Show for Sunday February 5th, 2012 : Guests Progressive Radio Goodness Nicole Sandler and Gitmo Lawyer Barry Wingard
Welcome to the Awopradio Show Blog, The Show is now 6:30PM EST and runs to 9PM EST on Sunday Evenings. It is now on USTREAM and also if you can't join us, you can now listen to the Show on iTunes ( see the Sidebar for the Link). Please also do check out the Sidebar as there are links to the A World of Progress Video Channel ( great place to see some of the fine Music and Interviews, including John Clark, The HoneyCutters, and Lyric). Also there is the Links to the 99 Report and the blogs of Kim G ( The AWOP Publisher @awop or @awopradio ) and @Mommapolitico ( Perry) , as well as my Blog "Watergate Summer". Kim G. is our fearless leader, she is the person who see on the USTREAM screen and is the one who has been working so hard to improve the audio of our show. At 6:30PM she does the Intro to the Show, and then I follow with the #99Report, and then at 7PM we have @Mommapolitico ( Perry) our resident political wonk brings us the goodness of #KitchenTablePolitics. And then our First Guest Nicole Sandler is at 7:30PM EST and then our second guest Barry Wingard is approximately at 8 PM EST.
The 99 Report now has it's own blog with information and updates about the 99 Percent and OCCUPY sites and issues. And starting on Friday I did my First 99Report Radio show with an Interview with Mom Ann Fuller, and you can also listen to the podcast on BlogTalkRadio.
Perry @Mommapolitico is doing Kitchen Table Politics and tonight she also debuts her new Blog, http://mommapolitico.com/2012/02/05/komen-fighting-for-a-cure-or-pandering-to-the-right-americans-stand-for-planned-parenthood/, And she has written up a stellar post on the Komen vs Planned Parenthood Showdown that is a must read.
Nicole Sandler is our First Guest at 7:30PM EST and we are delighted to have her on the show to discuss Women in Progressive Radio. ( We are trying to have Progressive Radio Women on atleast once a month as our goal ). Nicole is a known and loved Radio Host with a long powerful history, we are so honored to have her on our show to share her wisdom, insights with us and our Listeners. She is a really busy lady with Radio or Not, Randi Rhodes, and New Progressive We Act Radio in DC, and she is on Twitter @NicoleSandler .
WE ACT RADIO every night 10-11PM Nicole Sandler
Radio Or NOT every morning 10-12Noon
WE Act Radio Schedule ,New Progressive Radio in DC
Nicole Sandler's Amazing BIO,
We are having Barry Wingard on our show at 8PM EST to discuss his work with GITMO detainees. We also hope that we have an opportunity to discuss NDAA with him as well. ( From Huffpo) Barry D Wingard is a Lieutenant Colonel representing Fayiz al-Kandari. He began his career in the Army as an enlisted infantryman and then an infantry officer. Currently he is a Judge Advocate General (JAG) in the Air Force, has served 26 years and is a veteran of both Bosnia and Iraq conflicts. The views expressed are those of the speaker and do not necessarily represent the views of DoD or its Components.
This article by Barry, The War On Terror : Beyond the Military ( Huffpo July 2010)
Article about Barry's Work and Writings (TPM)
WIKI bio on Barry and his work as VET and an attorney.
Really Stunning Interview with Barry regarding his GITMO work in CagePrisoners. A Must read into the extraordinary work of this fine Military Lawyer.
More on Faiz his client from the NYT Gitmo Docket....
Fayiz Mohammed Ahmed Al Kandari's Facebook Page, is the Kuwaiti Prisoner that Barry Wingard represents, please share it and his story. He is at GITMO for over 10 years, basically because he was in the wrong place at the wrong time....doing charity work.....Sitting in Prison...Our Prison..based on hear say of hear say...It's Unfathomable...please get the word out.
Andy Worthington's article on Fayiz is a must read....
Here is the Facebook page of Abdul Ghani the other client that Barry Windgard represents.
#OccupyMusic for the Week
#Occupy Tribute by @SethP23
Don't Forget to head over to Lester and Charlie and their Weekly Poll....