The Torch

A weekly program dedicated to investigating the stories that lay outside the mainstream and shining a bright light on the darkest crevices of the national security state.

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Ann Wright Citizen Diplomat on Korean Peace Talks Women Cross DMZ is a movement of women mobilizing to end the Korean War, reunite families, and ensure women’s leadership in peace building. We are j...
June 19, 2018
1. Jeremy Kuzmarov author of The Russians Are Coming, Again: The First Cold War as Tragedy, the Second as Farce. Karl Marx famously wrote in The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon that history repe...
June 11, 2018
Palestinian-American legal scholar Noura Erakat explains how Israel's assaults on Palestinians is a violation of international law. That the Trump administration is following a lesson laid down by gen...
June 4, 2018
May is Mental Health Awareness Month and The Torch is marking the month with mental health advocates Yael Baron, who is a mental health advocate and organizer of "Show Me How to Smile" an event de...
May 7, 2018
Petuuche Gilbert is Acoma Pueblo Native American activist. He's leading a struggle to save sacred Mt. Taylor called 'Kaweshti' in the Acoma language. He represents Laguna and Acoma Coalition for a Saf...
April 30, 2018
Nadya Tannous represents Interfaith Peace Builders to Israel/Palestine. IFPB organizes diverse delegations to Israel/Palestine to become a grassroots force to change their own communities and create a...
April 23, 2018
Kasia Malinowska is the director of the Global Drug Policy Program at the Open Society Foundations, which promotes drug policies rooted in human rights, social justice, and public health. She speaks ...
March 26, 2018
The nuclear waste dump by the sea is what locals are calling plans tostore thousands of tons of radioactive waste from the San OnofreNuclear generating station near San Diego, California. Torgen Johns...
March 19, 2018
Nuclear waste and united States Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin united in this issue of The Torch. Emma Kaplan on refuse fascism protesters whose parents were visited by Homeland Security agents...
March 13, 2018
Greg Mello is director and co-founder of the Los Alamos Study Group.He's an  engineer and regional planner. Greg led the firstenvironmental enforcement at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Greg'sresear...
March 5, 2018

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