Progressive Voices

The Society of the Spectacle, the Lesser of Two Evils, and the US Election

| November 9, 2012


Artist: Progressive Voices
Title: Kevin Mackay Interview
Length: 0:15:00 minutes (13.74 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

Obama Re-elected

On this week's episode of Progressive Voices, I speak with Kevin Mackay, professor of social sciences at Mohawk College and executive director of the Skydragon Co-operative, on the re-election of Barack Obama.


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