David Sirota Part I by Mitch E. Perry05/04/06
The Chicago Tribune describes David SirotaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s new book, Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hostile TakeoverÃ¢â‚¬? as a book that tells you more about our corporations and politicians than our corporations and politicians think you really ought to know, while the website alternet calls it one of the most important books to come along in awhileÃ¢â‚¬Â¦
Sirota used to work as a Press Secretary to Vermont Socialist Congressman Bernie SaundersÃ¢â‚¬Â¦He now advises MontanaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Governor, Democrat Brian Scheitzer
HeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s also worked as a chief spokesman for the Democrats on the House Appropriations C CommitteeÃ¢â‚¬Â¦Ã¢â‚¬Â¦In the introduction to his book, Sirota writes that most books about politics arenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t written to explain the real life day to day challenges facing the regular people demographicÃ¢â‚¬Â¦.and he says thereÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s a reason for thatÃ¢â‚¬Â¦WMNF asked him : what was that reason?(roll tape#1 o.q.Ã¢â‚¬?and then what you can do about itÃ¢â‚¬?)
ThatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s David Sirota, author of Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hostile TakeoverÃ¢â‚¬?Ã¢â‚¬Â¦.WeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ll air the 2nd part of our interview with him tomorrow night on the Evening Newscast.