|⇦|| Episode #315 - Slaphappiness Machines
(Engineering America's Faux Democracy - Part 1)
|⌚ Sun 16 July 2006 ☻Adam Curtis, John Taylor Gatto (reading)|
Download Hour1 Download Hour2We start this week's show by reviewing the research findings which correlate terrorist attacks (or threats thereof) with increased US presidential approval ratings. Can people be that easily manipulated? To understand why, we hear part 1 of The Century of Self by Adam Curtis, continuing into our second hour. Then we start our reading of John Taylor Gatto's epic, The Underground History of American Education.
Music: David Rovics
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