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Dissident Island Radio - 100 episodes old!


Friday 16 March 2012 marked the 100th episode of Dissident Island Radio - our centenary! And with that in mind we decided to make it a bit special. Alongside the usual mix of music, banter, and special guests on the mic we be heard an extended piece on the consolidation of neoliberal capitalism in Europe post 'crisis'. The discussion focuses primarily on the situation in Ireland, Spain, and Gre…

Dissident Island Radio tonight - Episode 100

March 16, 2012 21:00



Reflections of Nicolas Mottas - Phantis: Greek Crisis: The Apocalypse Now of Capitalism

By Nicolas Mottas.

The default of the people is a prerequisite for the ruling political and financial elites in order to keep the morally corrupted Capitalism alive.[...]

The default of the people - not of the modern bourgeoise - seems to be the prerequisite for the recovery of the "sick", over-accumulated, Capitalist economy. Apparently, Greece (and, consequently, the whole of Eurozone) became …

American Chronicle: Greece Must Deny To Pay An Odious Debt

By Nicolas Mottas, June 7 2011.

Today is the 11th consequent day of mass demonstrations in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens, as well as in other cities of the country. One year after the signing of the notorious bailout deal between the Greek government, the IMF and the EU, the fiscal situation is dissapointing. But even more than that, the living standards of the Greeks have been enormous…

Art and Music magazine (on line) : The revolution in heaven will not be televised.

An obitury for Gil Scott Heron

The revolution in heaven will not be televised


And I was hurt and scared and shocked when they sent a limousine from heaven to take her to God if there is one...1


Now that limousine has taken Gil Scott-Heron to heaven; and he will see to it that God, if there is one, has a lot of explaining to do. The revolution in heaven will not be televised, but poet…