Good Morning, Ungovernables! Here’s your programming for this Thursday, and it includes a two-part feature on the controversial blocking of a special on the Israeli lobby due to intense pressure from Israel.
10:00 a.m. The Yardbirds Live at B.B. King’s Blues Club
1:00 p.m. Chris Hedges on the Israel Lobby, Part 1
The controversial documentary The Lobby was blocked due to intense Israeli pressure. However, copies of this film were released by the Chicago-based Electronic Intifada, the French web site Orient XXI, and the Lebanese newspaper Al-Akbar. Chris Hedges interviews Electronic Intifada co-founder Ali Abunimah, and journalist Max Blumenthal about this documentary. Part 2 airs tonight at 7:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. The All-Girl Revue
As we prepare a brand new “all girl” playlist, let’s listen to volume one and its great cast of singers again.
7:00 p.m. Chris Hedges on the Israel Lobby, Part 2
We air part 2 of the Hedges interview on The Lobby.