KMEC Radio, Mendocino Environmental Center

Melvin A Goodman, Whistleblower at the CIA, on Heroes and Patriots, heard each Monday, 1 p.m., on KMEC Radio, Mendocino Environmental Center,  has a new YouTube video of Melvin A Goodman speaking about his new book, Whistleblower at the CIA. 

https://youtu.be/6ZmjPfA8FXM

To watch this program, click the link below and bookmark the page for future reference.
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCu6z3euMoJZ76AbVzHBTQmg

For those living outside the Ukiah area, the program is streamed live each Monday: www.kmecradio.org.

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