This week, at our new day/time, Howie talks about the conflicts in Palestine and Columbia and takes viewer questions on a wide range of topics.
00:00: Intro: US Imperialism: Israel, Columbia, and Beyond
06:40: NY Democrats attack third parties ballot access
11:25: Response to “both sides” messaging in regard to Israel/Palestine
12:35: Media portrayal of the conflict in Palestine
14:05: Palestinian allies?
16:08: US history of allying with dictators
20:30: Engaging people for structural change
23:15: How to deal with anti-semitism accusations for criticism of Israel
24:50: Future for US colonized lands
27:20: Connecting Palestinian and Black liberation
28:35: Left wing opposition in Israel
30:20: Biden and gun rights
32:10: What have you been reading lately?
34:20: Worker Coops as an alternative to capitalism
37:05: 9/11 and neverending war
32:22: German Greens
42:25: Global capitalism becoming neo-fuedalism
44:22: Climate change
48:35: Kamala vs Biden, who’s worse?
50:52: Free Software Movement
52:20: Is hand counting possible in US?
53:30: Drug war and Columbia conflict
57:30: Worst atrocity committed by the US?
58:28: El Salvidor election
59:30 Final Thoughts
Streamed on 5/15/2021
Watch the video at: https://youtu.be/pg-vscbMwB0
Green Socialist Notes is a weekly livestream/podcast hosted by 2020 Green Party/Socialist Party presidential and vice presidential nominees, Howie Hawkins and Angela Walker. Started as a weekly campaign livestream in the spring of 2020, the streams have continued post elections and are now under the umbrella of the Green Socialist Organizing Project, which grew out of the 2020 presidential campaign. Green Socialist Notes seeks to provide both an independent Green Socialist perspective, as well as link listeners up with opportunities to get involved in building a real people-powered movement in their communities.
Green Socialist Notes Podcast
Every Monday at 7:00 AM EDT on most major podcast outlets.
Music by Gumbo le Funque
Intro: She Taught Us