Fri.June 21 on CATALYST: BIG BROTHER & YOU: FBI whistleblower & Army JAG officer

Fri.June 21, 9am on CATALYST:politics & culture on KFAI RADIO

 

BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU.The 4th Amendment of the Bill of Rights, which is supposed to protect us from unlawful searches and seizures, is under further siege with domestic spying by the government. Guests are FBI whistleblower Coleen Rowley (Minneapolis office) and Todd Pierce, recently retired Army Major JAG defense attorney for certain Guantanamo detainees. Here's Coleen Rowley's recent CNN op-ed: http://www.cnn.com/2013/06/11/opinion/rowley-nsa-surveillance

 CATALYST ONLINE:live-stream & archived for 2 weeks after broadcast on CATALYST page at www.kfai.org

EVENTS:SAT.JUNE 22: JEREMY SCAHILL at EDINA CINEMA, Edina,MN

The Sundance-award winning documentary film DIRTY WARS, from acclaimed writer Jeremy Scahill, opens in Minneapolis this Friday, June 21, at the Edina Cinema.

Jeremy Scahill, a producer and writer of the film as well as the narrator, will be in Minneapolis on Saturday, June 22, at the Edina Cinema for Q&As with audiences after the 4:45PM and 7:15PM shows. He will also introduce the 9:15PM show.

Edina Cinema
3911 West 50th St
Edina, MN 55424
(952) 920-8796

Daily Showtimes: 2:30 | 4:45 | 7:15 | 9:15 

Tickets: http://bit.ly/15gb2Az

 

Facebook Event Page: http://on.fb.me/17jpVt2

Dirty Wars follows investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill on an unexpected journey as he uncovers the truth behind America's expanding covert wars. Learn more about the film and the New York Times bestselling book of the same name from Jeremy Scahill at http://www.dirtywars.org

"Utterly riveting." New York Times, Critics' Pick
"Plays out like...a murder mystery. It's shocking stuff. " Washington Post, Critic's Pick
"Essential viewing. Gritty and gripping." Village Voice
"Fast moving and sleekly made. Plays like a real life Jason Bourne flick." LA Weekly
"Eye opening." 4 stars, Time Out New York
"Explosive. A game-changing, mind-blowing film. Assumes the tantalizing shape of a mystery thriller as compelling as any feature film." Huffington Post
"Astonishingly hard-hitting. Jaw dropping." Variety
"Vital, gripping." Hollywood Reporter
"Scahill's riveting film helps explain how the 'transformational presidency' turned to nightmare...haunting" Salon
"Jaw-dropping...has the power to pry open government lock boxes." Variety

Winner, Cinematography Award, Sundance Film Festival 
Golden Bear for Best Documentary, Little Rock Film Festival 
Grand Jury Prize, Boston Independent Film Festival
Cinematography Award, Mountainfilm

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WED. JUNE 26, 8pm FEMI KUTI

Nigerian Afro-Beat artist (son of FELA, inventor of Afro-Beat)--& the artist you hear every week as the "theme"music of CATALYST

at THE CEDAR CULTURAL CTR

416 Cedar Ave. S., West Bank, Minneapolis

www.thecedar.org