Raoul Martinez

Season 5, Episode 1

Artist and writer and Raoul Martinez joins Robin and Josie to kick of Season 5 of Book Shambles.  They discuss Raoul’s new book Creating Freedomhave a bit of a debate about free will and chat about the work of Howard Zinn, Rebecca Solnit, Noam Chomsky and more.




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Reading List

Raoul recommends:

The People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn

The Triumph of Stupidity by Bertrand Russell

Manufacturing Consent by Edward S. Herman, Edward Said, and Noam Chomsky

Robin recommends:

Creating Freedom: Power, Control and the Fight for Our Future by Raoul Martinez

The Brain by David Eagleman

A Power Governments Cannot Suppress by Howard Zinn

Wanderlust: A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit

The Bride and the Bachelors: Five Masters of the Avant by Calvin Tomkins

Josie recommends:

The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathon Haidt

Hope in the Dark by Rebecca Solnit

Men Explain Things To Me by Rebecca Solnit

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