Liberty Net: June 25, 2011

by Kevin Strom, WB4AIO

IONOSPHERIC CONDITIONS were good — and jamming was nonexistent — as the most historic net in amateur radio, the Liberty Net, continued to impress with its intelligent ideas and debate from stations around the continent.

Listen: Liberty Net 6/25

Here are a just few examples of this week’s interesting discussions:

• It is outrageous for the Obamas to laud and to receive a personally-signed book from Nelson Mandela — a man who was responsible for “necklacing” his political opponents, which involved tying them up, placing a gasoline-soaked tire around each of their necks and then setting them on fire, causing an extremely painful and prolonged death. (11 minutes)

• It is doubly outrageous that Obama would equate Mandela with Gandhi — his polar opposite. Gandhi was a peaceful man, a racial nationalist, and a racial separatist. (15 minutes)

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