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Podcast    H1'ed 5/1/18

Time to Cure the USA's Exceptionalism, with David Swanson

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Broadcast 5/1/2018 at 12:24 AM EDT (32 Listens, 9 Downloads, 4091 Itunes)
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David Swanson is the director of worldbeyondwar and campaign coordinator of RootsAction.org He blogs at davidSwanson.com and warIsACrime.com. His books include War is a Lie, War is Never Just, When the World Outlawed War. And he hosts Talk Radio Nation.

His new book is Curing Exceptionalism; What's wrong with how we think about the United States" What can we do about it?

I love this book. It is so, so needed.

Here's what the New York Post has to say about your new book, Curing Exceptionalism :

Exceptional idiocy

David Swanson touts his book, Curing Exceptionalism , in a press release where he claims American Exceptionalism is 'no less harmful than racism, sexism, and other forms of bigotry. The purpose of this book is to persuade you of that statement.'

No thanks.

Exceptionalism vs Nationalism

Exceptionalism facts

Exceptionally bad

Exceptionalist thinking

Flags, un-American thoughts, 20 million killed by US since WW2

Get rid of concept of "the enemy"

Exceptionalist, elitist, top-down authoritarian,

Exceptionalism beyond nationalism--human superiority

Damage Exceptionalism does

Devaluing the rest of the world, Military industrial exceptionalism, Democratic party

Impeachment, Russiagate

Curing the disease

The 96%, Congress and wars

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Rob Kall is an award winning journalist, inventor, software architect, connector and visionary. His work and his writing have been featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, CNN, ABC, the HuffingtonPost, Success, Discover and other media.

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He is the author of The Bottom-up Revolution; Mastering the Emerging World of Connectivity

He's given talks and workshops to Fortune 500 execs and national medical and psychological organizations, and pioneered first-of-their-kind conferences in Positive Psychology, Brain Science and Story. He hosts some of the world's smartest, most interesting and powerful people on his Bottom Up Radio Show, and founded and publishes one of the top Google- ranked progressive news and opinion sites, OpEdNews.com

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Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind. Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big) to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, (more...)

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