Category Archives: Edited Audio Interviews

Steve Jones Interview

Dan-Russo Steve Jones, Investment Banker New York, New York, March 29, 2011 On the onset of the economic crisis, 7:19 Steve Jones Clip I think capitalism pervades government, so we just need to think of our policies in a global sense. Dollars will flow to where cheaper labor exists, lower taxes exist. That's what will happen. Full Interview and Transcript

Kathleen Toomey Interview

Kathleen-Toomey Kathleen Toomey, Car Service Dispatcher Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 9, 2011 On the counter-Tea Party protest she organized in 2010, 4:33 Kathleen Toomey Clip 01 I just started in a new office, and if I say, "hey, I did this protest against Sarah Palin," I'm almost afraid of what people are going to say, because it's almost acceptable to hate the president, when it wasn't acceptable 6 years ago. Full Interview

Eleanor Lewis Interview

Eleanor-Lewis Eleanor Lewis, Transplanted Southerner Lincoln, Massachusetts, March 8, 2011 (Eleanor Lewis preferred to publish an image of her cat rather than of herself.) On being a woman in graduate school in the '50s and '60s and activism, 14:17 Eleanor Lewis Clip And having a Southern accent was not an advantage. It was horrible. I finally got to the point where I could say to people, I got here under the same rules you did it. So I am not stupid. I may have an accent that makes you think that I am, but I am not. Full Interview and Transcript

Timothy McCarthy Interview

OBHedited_01536 Timothy McCarthy, Social Justice Activist and University Lecturer Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 9, 2011 On Obama and LGBT Equality, 16:14 Timothy Mccarthy Clip We can never take progress for granted. That we always have to be agitating in order to stop the flow of reaction. To stop the kind of juggernaut of conservatism. Full Interview and Transcript