BCfm’s weekly politics show presented by Tony Gosling
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First hour: News review: Secrecy and gagging orders surround Bristol City Council’s now £110m Arena project with LibDem Cllr & Chair of ‘Place Scrutiny’ committee Christian Martin. Christian Martin, LibDem. councillor for Clifton East and part of Place Scrutiny Committee. The Bristol Arena – exempt order to not talk about Arena, needs more transparency, £90m is same amount to build Arena and cuts to Bristol, will we ever be able to pay back the 25 year loan for the Arena? Mayor Ferguson – residents parking; Bristol Green Party; MPs debate on money creation and society – changing banking system, financial crisis and bailout; clip of Brian Gould on exchange controls holding politicians over a barrel; David Cameron warns of a further global crash – why didn’t change banks when had chance? Myleene Klass clashes with Ed Miliband on ITVs Agenda about Mansion Tax – rates; benefit sanctions leave young people homeless – up 6 fold in a year, Universal Credit problems; wages – smallest growth in 17 years – growth figures based on casino economy; Channel 4 news – Vodafone/ Cable & Wireless get paid millions by security services to co-operate with them.
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Second hour: Investigative reports: Author of ‘Extreme Prejudice’ Susan Lindauer on the CIA & UK TV lies about Libya and Lockerbie – Interview with Susan Lindauer, former CIA officer and author of ‘Extreme Prejudice’. The Lockerbie crash was not instigated by Libyans but by rogue CIA officers, to kill off CIA officers on plane that knew that rogue officers were taking large amounts of money from drugs: Black Budget money; Islamic terrorists and hostages; CIA dealing drugs to pay for Black Ops; shadow government; Oliver North; Iran Contra; Ahmed Jibril, Abu Nidal and Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (General Command); how Libya used to be; film ‘Kill the Messenger’; book ‘Dark Alliance’ by Gary Webb. BCfm win ‘Best Small Station 2014’ award from the Radio Academy – Interview with Barbara Harris from Save Frenchay Community Hospital Group: not enough intermediate care beds http://SWWHAG.wordpress.com – Barbara Harris from Save Frenchay Community Hospital Group – Ex Yorkshire TV ‘First Tuesday’ documentary producer Tim Tate on the sad demise of UK TV Investigative Journalism. Interview with Tim Tate, documentary maker and writer of books: end of investigative journalism in Britain; Yorkshire Television; World in Action and Birmingham 6 – justice; First Tuesday documentary ‘Four Hours In MyLai’ Vietnam (1993) Al Jazeera produced and transmitted his film ‘On a Wing and a Prayer’ about Boeing knowingly allowing their 737 jets to fly around with unsafe ill-fitting bogus parts.
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