Codepink: Disrupting Debt; Defusing Nukes

In this episode we hear from whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg on the importance of defusing nuclear war as we come up on the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Later, we hear from the Institute for Policy Studies’ Basav Sen discuss the IMF and World Bank’s questionable efforts on climate change as activists from throughout the Global North and South hold a week of action outside of the financial institutions’ annual fall meetings in Washington, DC.

CODEPINK Radio is an energizing program focused on ending wars and militarism, and building a peace economy. Listen weekly to robust conversation and inspiration from grassroots peacemakers in places like Korea, Yemen, Venezuela and Iran, peacemakers in our nation’s capital who are confronting warhawks in the White House and in Congress, and peacemakers in our communities who are modeling the actions of what a world of peace can look like.