From The Trenches Radio for May: Chicago cop infiltrates activists, McChesney on the internet's future
From The Trenches is the monthly radio program of the Chicago Independent Media Center.
ON THE SHOW IN MAY 2013:
* POLICE OFFICER CONNECTED TO "NATO 5" STILL SPYING ON CHICAGO PROTESTS
An undercover Chicago police officer posing as a medic has infiltrated recent Chicago activist efforts. We'll learn more with Chris Geovanis, co-author of the exposé.
* ROBERT McCHESNEY ON "DIGITAL DISCONNECT: HOW CAPITALISM IS TURNING THE INTERNET AGAINST DEMOCRACY"
University of Illinois professor Robert McChesney has written a new book about the history and future of the internet. We'll speak with Professor McChesney about the book and issues it raises.
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