Shows featuring Antony Loewenstein

  • Making Money from Misery? Disaster Capitalism from the Migrant Crisis to Afghanistan and Haiti Buttons_lowenstein-documentary-2
    When disaster strikes, who profits? That’s the question asked by journalist Antony Loewenstein in his new book, “Disaster Capitalism: Making a Killing out of Catastrophe.” Traveling across the globe, Loewenstein examines how companies such as G4S, Serco and Halliburton are cashing in on calamity, and describes how they...
    October 09, 2015 | Story
  • Prisoner X: Doubts Grow on Jailhouse Suicide Claims for Australian Israeli Linked to Mossad Mr._x_-3
    An international scandal is growing after an Australian-Israeli man with ties to Israel’s spy agency, the Mossad, died inside a maximum security prison in Israel. For more than two years, the Israeli government imposed a strict gag order on his 2010 death, but now the secret is leaking out. Israel has called his death a...
    February 20, 2013 | Story
  • The Blogging Revolution: A Look at the Repression of Online Journalism Around the World Bloggingweb
    A new report by the Committee to Protect Journalists says more internet journalists are jailed today than journalists in any other medium. We speak with journalist Antony Loewenstein, author of The Blogging Revolution. He traveled to Iran, Egypt, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Cuba and China in 2007 to look at bloggers around the world who live and write under repressive regimes. [includes rush...
    December 05, 2008 | Story