The Shortwave Report 9/27/13 Listen Globally!

Dear Radio Friend,
The latest Shortwave Report (September 27) is up at the website in 3 forms- (new) HIGHEST QUALITY (128kb)(27MB), broadcast quality (16MB), and quickdownload or streaming form (6MB) (28:59) Links at page bottom
(If you have access to Audioport there is a highest quality version posted up there {35MB}

NEW PODCAST!!!- feed:// (128kb Highest Quality)

This week's show features stories from NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, the Voice of Russia, and Spanish National Radio.
From JAPAN- 2000 cities around the world took part in a car free day, organized by the European Commission. Gazprom, the largest state-backed oil company in Russia, will increase exports to Asia. Canada is preparing to export shale gas to Japan.
From GERMANY- Russian authorities have arrested and held Greenpeace activists protesting oil development in the Arctic, specifically the Barren Sea. An interview with Greenpeace spokespeople.
From CUBA- Ecuador is insisting that US oil company Chevron compensate the country and its residents for oil development damage. Bolivian President Morales called President Obama's UN address "cynical." Washington has rejected a Brazilian proposal to prohibit espionage activities..
From RUSSIA- First, sections of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's address to the UN. A quarter of the deaths from US drone strikes in Pakistan are civilians- the Bureau of Investigative Journalism has a naming project to bring this to public awareness.
From SPAIN- The US was blocking Venezuelan President Maduro flight plan to China but finally rescinded, and Bolivian President Morales is taking legal action against President Obama. Israeli soldiers manhandled European diplomats and seized the aid they were trying to deliver to Bedouin communities in Palestine. The rebel groups in Syria are breaking into factions, many rejecting the Western backed "National Coalition."

There is an article about the Shortwave Report by Cassandra Roos on line -

I was interviewed for an informative weekly radio show Mediageek, available at

All that plus times and frequencies for listening at home. It's free to rebroadcast, please notify me if you're airing it and haven't notified me in the last month, please mention the website if you only air a portion. If you just want to listen and have a slow connection, try the streaming version- lower sound quality but good enough and way easier if you don't have a high-speed internet connection. If streaming is a problem because of your slow connection, download the smaller file- it takes 20 minutes or less, and will play swell in any mp3 player application (RealPlayer, Winamp, Quicktime, iTunes, etc) you have on your computer.
NEW TIME SLOT on KZYX! This program will be aired on Sunday afternoon at 4pm (PDST) on KZYX/Z Philo CA, you might be able to stream via

I hope you'll listen and air this if you're connected with a radio station. I am still wondering how to get financially compensated for the 25 hours I put into this program weekly- any ideas are appreciated. Any stations rebroadcasting this (or listeners) are welcome to donate for production costs. You can do so through the website. Many thanks to those that have donated! No Guilt! (maybe a little)
links for this week's edition-
(16MB) Broadcast Quality
(6MB) Slow Modem streaming
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¡FurthuR! Dan Roberts

"Big Oil and Big Coal have always been as skilled at propaganda as they are at mining and drilling. Like the tobacco industry before them, their success depends on keeping Americans stupid."
-- Jeff Goodell

Dan Roberts
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