This week, Iain Boal is a historian of the commons, activist, and co-author of the book, ‘Afflicted Powers: Capital and Spectacle in a New Age of War.’ He has followed the dark lurkings at Pacifica, and recently published an article, ‘The New Crisis at Pacifica’ on CounterPunch.org. Iain Boal in the first half.
And; Erik Andersen is a Gabriola Island-based economist, with a long history in the investment business. He’s the current president of Gabriola’s Ratepayers association, and has a few questions for ministers responisible for the CPP Investment Board past and present. Erik Andersen and taking the CPP to account in the second half.
And; Victoria Street Newz publisher and CFUV broadcaster, Janine Bandcroft will join us at the bottom of the hour to keeps us current with views from our fair city’s street. But first, Iain Boal and Pacifica’s latest crisis of democracy.
Chris Cook hosts Gorilla Radio, airing live every Monday, 5-6pm Pacific Time. In Victoria at 101.9FM, 104.3 cable, and on the internet at: http://cfuv.uvic.ca. He also serves as a contributing editor to the web news site, www.pacificfreepress.com. Check out the GR blog at: http://GorillaRadioBlog.blogspot.com