Hello! You are part of a community of millions who seek out Democracy Now! each month for ad-free daily news you can trust. Maybe you come for our daily headlines. Maybe you come for our in-depth stories that expose corporate and government abuses of power and lift up the voices of ordinary people working to make change in extraordinary times. We produce all of this news at a fraction of the budget of a commercial news operation. We do this without ads, government funding or corporate sponsorship. How? This model of news depends on support from viewers and listeners like you. Today, less than 1% of our visitors support Democracy Now! with a donation each year. If even 3% of our website visitors donated just $10 per month, we could cover our basic operating expenses for a year. Pretty amazing right? If you visit us daily or weekly or even just once a month, now is a great time to make a monthly contribution.

Your Donation: $

2 de Julio de 2009

“Fordlandia: ascenso y caída de la olvidada ciudad de la jungla de Henry Ford”


Escuche/Vea/Lea (en inglés)

Hablamos Greg Grandin, profesor de la Universidad de Nueva York, sobre su nuevo libro “_Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford’s Forgotten Jungle City_” (Fordlandia: ascenso y caída de la olvidada ciudad de la jungla de Henry Ford). El libro cuenta la historia de Henry Ford, el hombre más rico del mundo durante la década de 1920, y su intento de hacer producir una plantación de caucho y crear una ciudad-fábrica del Medio Oeste en miniatura en el corazón de la Amazonia brasileña.

Programas recientes Ver más

Programa completo