Mike Davis :The Global Threat of Avian Flu

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An important interview with Mike Davis is now available for download from Ratbag Radio. Davis is an urban theorist, social historian and author of six books including City of Quartz. His latest book, which has just come out is, The Monster At Our Door: The Global Threat of Avian Flu. Davis, in an exchange with Amy Goodman, reviews the history of the Avian flu virus and assesses the likely consequences of its inevitable outbreak as a pandemic.

The interview is a re-broadcast of yesterday's edition of Democracy Now!