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Program Information
 New World Notes 
 First of 2 parts
 Weekly Program
 Chazk / Virtual Renderings
 Kenneth Dowst  
 For non-profit use only.
 No Advisories - program content screened and verified.
A fine audio collage--originally titled "Observations on Work"--by Chazk, a.k.a. Virtual Renderings. An intriguing and sometimes rocking blend of satire, music, and also analysis by several voices (among them Richard Wolff's). It explores the economic problems of our time--fallling wages, consumer debt, overwork, unemployment, decline of manufacturing, corrupt politicians, crooked banks and bankers, soaring corporate profits, and stratospheric executive salaries ... among others.
I have slightly condensed the original audio collage--mostly by shortening some of the musical selections. The original is available on

This program was previously broadcast, as NWN # 371, in April 2015.

New World Notes is produced under the auspices (Latin for "aegis") of WWUH-FM, a community service of that beacon of light in darkest Connecticut, the University of Hartford.
You can download this installment of New World Notes also from The Internet Archive ( The Program Information page at is here: The page also has players for online listening.

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SERIES OVERVIEW -- Political and social commentary in a variety of genres. Exploring the gap between what we want ... and what they're trying to make us settle for. "Date recorded," below, = date of first scheduled broadcast.

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