This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and David Bender: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern

This week on Ring of Fire Radio, Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington steps into the ring with her powerful and timely new book, “Third World America: How Our Politicians Are Abandoning the Middle Class and Betraying the American Dream.

Washington Post Investigative Journalist and Pulitzer Prize-winner Dana Priest will be joining us to discuss her recent expose` on America’s secret intelligence infrastructure.

Award-winning investigative journalist Dahr Jamail will be here to talk about the ongoing cover up in the Gulf of Mexico, where local officials are claiming that all of the oil has disappeared, but local fishermen have proof that it is still sitting at the bottom of the water.

And political satirist Matt Filipowicz will be here to tell us about the private mercenary firm Blackwater, and why they were hired by companies like Monsanto and Disney.

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Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced