A Different Lens

A bimonthly podcast produced by the Hampton Institute. Copyright 2013 the Hampton Institute. All rights reserved

Month: April, 2015

Politics and Conspiracy with Michael Parenti


Today we interview renowned author and political analyst Michael Parenti. In the interview we talk about the student debt strike, the looming 2016 elections, and how we can reappropriate the term conspiracy theorist. Parenti’s most recent book is Profit Pathology and Other Indecencies published earlier this month. You can follow his work over at MichaelParenti.org.


The audio can be downloaded here.


Civil Society, Digital Security, and Surveillance with Equalitie


Today we sit down with co-founder of eQualit.ie, Dmitri, and discuss the work of eQualit.ie and how ordinary people and independent journalists can protect themselves from everything from DDOS attacks to state surveillance.

The show can be downloaded here.



Currency Wars with Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya


Today we sit down with Global Research Associate and geopolitical/economic analyst Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya to discuss the current situation regarding Russia’s currency, the ruble, and how the US is backing a currency war against Russia.

The show can be downloaded here.


 From Energy War to Currency War: America’s Attack on the Russian Ruble