Bruce Cumings: What "Everybody Knows" about North Korea -- and the Real History of US Aggression
We'll hear from Dr. Bruce Cumings, the Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor in History, at the University of Chicago, and author of many books, including The Korean War, and Inventing the Axis of Evil, the Truth about North Korea, Iran and Syria (contributor). He'll talk about the real history of US relations with North Korea, which has been a history of non-stop US aggression.
For a transcript of the interview, go to revcom.us.
Tear Down This Wall - a Powerful Event on the US-Mexico Border
Markus Rindt, the director of the Dresden, Germany Symphony Orchestra, the Dresdner Sinfoniker. The Orchestra organized a major musical event on June 3, on the Mexican side of the US-Mexico border near San Diego. The event was called Tear Down This Wall, and it was organized to take a stand against policies of isolation, fanaticism and nationalism.