The People Speak, 02/12/2014
JOHN BARBOUR - the Godfather of Reality TV, a pioneer of early tv reality show formats and host to many stars and celebrities, returns for a second time to talk about his recent trip to Dallas Texas on the 51st Anniversary of the Assassination of John F. Kennedy as well as a host of other topics including 9-11, government corruption, US hegemony and questions from the audience.
John Barbour is known as "the godfather of reality TV". He created, co-hosted, co-produced, and wrote 'Real People' the first reality show, which was number one on NBC for three years during the early 1980's. He originated the 'AM' show in Los Angeles, was the first newscast movie reviewer for KNBC, where he won 3 Emmys, was film critic for LA Magazine for a decade, won a Golden Mike for journalistic commentary, and was a successful stand-up comic in night clubs and on television.
For 30 years, he worked to tell the story of former New Orleans D.A. Jim Garrison, the man who tried to bring Clay Shaw to trial for his role in conspiring to kill John Kennedy. Barbour succeeded in the mid 1990's with his award-winning documentary 'The Garrison Tapes!'. John’s latest DVD The Last Word on the Assassination revisits the evidence presented in the Garrison Tapes along with a panel discussion of noted authors.
ABOUT The Last Word on The Assassination DVD by John Barbour...
Anyone who cares about what has happened to our country since the public execution of President John F. Kennedy, simply MUST make time to see 'The Last Word On The Assassination.' This utterly stunning, unforgettable event features 'The Garrison Tapes'...the definitive documentary on the horror that changed America and the world...followed by a fascinating panel of the most knowledgeable, brilliant writers in the field: Jim Marrs,Joan Mellen and Dick Russell. Along with Host and Garrison film executive producer, John Barbour, these searingly knowledgeable researchers present amazing and startling NEW material about the assassination which fills many crucial gaps in the story, shredding the vile, official coverup and leaving the viewer with the final answer to the question: Who killed John F. Kennedy?
This program is, truly, an essential, riveting piece of American history and presents a deluge of facts and revelations that have been withheld from the world since 1963.
About: JOHN BARBOUR THE LAST WORD ON THE GARRISON TAPES...
'New Orleans D.A. Jim Garrison, portrayed by Kevin Costner in 'JFK risked everything to tell his story bout his investigation into the murder of Pres. John F. Kennedy. The only person to whom he told the whole story of that investigation was John Barbour, Creator, Co-Producer and Co-Host of 'Real People.' 'The Last Word on the Garrison Tapes' is a must see for those who want to know the truth from a man who sacrificed everything for the truth he learned firsthand from Jim Garrison.
The People Speak has evolved over the years with many great guests who have been interviewed by some very fine hosts.
We are a 55 minute show airing every other Sunday between 5-6pm Pacific/8-9pm Eastern. The show features a guest interview from any number of realms of interest (entertainment, science, philosophy, healing, spirituality, activism, politics, literature, etc.).
The guests share their stories, lives, strategies, books, philosophy, films, music, or whatever it is they use as a vehicle for making a difference for the better.
The radio show name, The People Speak, is based on the idea of allowing our audience - the People - a chance to interact with the guests during the hour, and we take phone or text questions from them during the interview.
Past guests include such notables as Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the late Howard Zinn, Nobel Laureates Mairead Maguire, Shirin Ebadi, Kathryn Najimy, Oliver Stone, Jesse Ventura, Richard Belzer, Cynthia McKinney, Cindy Sheehan, Scott Horton, Joan Jett, Willie Nelson, George Galloway, Roseanne Barr, Ed Asner, Chevy Chase, as well as various reps from Amnesty International, UN World Food Programme, and many others.