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Podcast

Louise Erdrich’s THE PLAGUE OF DOVES and more…

Louise Erdrich
Louise Erdrich

Louise Erdrich says she worked on her latest work of fiction, A PLAGUE OF DOVES for nineteen years before publication. It was worth the wait. This week Francesca talks with Louise Erdrich and journalist Jeremy Scahill about his book, BLACKWATER: The Rise of the Worlds Most Powerful Mercenary Army. Continue reading

Podcast

Jeremy Scahill and Giuliana Sgrena

Jeremy Scahill, independent journalist and frequent contributor to Pacifica’s Democracy Now!, talks about his explosive new book, BLACKWATER: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army. And Italian journalist, Giuliana Sgrena, talks about FRIENDLY FIRE: The Remarkable Story of a Journalist Kidnapped in Iraq, Rescued by an Italian Secret Service Agent, and Shot by U.S. Forces.