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 Third Paradigm  
 Regular Show
 Tereza Coraggio  
 For non-profit use only.
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Quotes from Chibber's review "The Good Empire" on Niall
Ferguson's book Colossus, which suggests that America should take lessons in empire-building from the British. Examines puppet governments that start thinking they're a real boy: Saddam Hussein, Israel, and the military coup in Honduras.
Produced and Hosted by Tereza Coraggio

Production and Editing by Skidmark Bob

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Music: Axiom of Choice, Brett Dennen, DeVotchKa

Bonus Interview:
Vivek Chibber from Tickling the Belly of the Beast

Reads the poems "Certainty" by Tukaram, "Introductions" by Moya Cannon, and "Twigs" by Taha Muhammad Ali to the song "Evanescent" by the LA-Persian band, Axiom of Choice. Reads a message from Tom Louden, who led an international delegation to Honduras, about the possibility
that the children of activists are being tortured. Plays Brett
Dennen's "Ain't No Reason" and talks about the powerful Clair Carre video with it. Examines Marxism's centralization of power and its lack of resiliency to totalitarian coups. Ends with "Along the Way" by DeVotchka.

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01:23:35 English 2009-08-30
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