Former Congresswoman and 2008 Green Party Presidential Nominee Cynthia McKinney spoke at the Hager City, Wis., farm gathering of Peacestock 2011, an annual celebration of peace and music. McKinney has an international reputation for her peace efforts including receiving The Munich American Peace Committee Peace Prize in 2010.
Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer is an American academic who teaches justice and peace studies at the University of St. Thomas in the Twin Cities. He sought the endorsement of the state’s Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party as a candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2008 and did not succeed. Nelson-Pallmeyer spoke at Peacestock 2011 near Hager City, Wis., and told people gathered that this is a decade of opportunity.
The Uptake interviews former Congresswoman and 2008 Green Party Presidential Nominee Cynthia McKinney and fellow peace activist and former senior CIA analyst Ray McGovern. The two voiced support for the Minneapolis activists targeted in last fall’s FBI raids and who were summoned to testify before a Chicago Grand Jury.
Former Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney’s presentation at Peacestock 2011. MP3 format.
Pentagon Papers Vietnam-era whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg’s presentation, from its beginning until almost the end. MP3 format.