News/Talk Highlights for Monday, March 12 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, March 12

For all who donated to
the spring fund drive…
THANK YOU!
 
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
7:59
12:29
4:59
 The Famous American
 Stamp Series
Democracy Now!
With Amy Goodman
08:00

Al Jazeera English News
09:00
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Moyers and Company
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 The changing role of aid workers;
 Black students facing discipline
 And more… click read more>>
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
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The Rainbow Minute (7:59, 12:29, 4:59)
Today:  "The Famous American Stamp Series" – read by Melinda Skinner
                       
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
Al Jazeera English News (9:00)

 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Mondays through March fifth:  Moyers and Company
 
 
 
Today: 
– What's changing in international aid work
– From the Op Ed pages: Criminal prosecution for on-field maliciousness?
– Black students facing more discipline than others
– Why some songs get stuck in our heads
 
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

March 12th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Feb 27 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Feb 27


 
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
7:59
12:29
4:59
 It's Just Jack
Democracy Now!
With Amy Goodman
08:00

Al Jazeera English News
09:00
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Moyers and Company
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (7:59, 12:29, 4:59)
Today:  "It's Just Jack" – read by Michael Murphy
                       
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
Al Jazeera English News (9:00)

 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Mondays through March fifth:  Moyers and Company
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dennis J

February 27th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Feb 13 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Feb 13

New Schedule
 
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
7:59
12:29
4:59
 Civil Unions Come to Hawaii
 and Delaware
Democracy Now!
With Amy Goodman
08:00

Al Jazeera English News
09:00
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Moyers and Company
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 Income and the achievement gap;
 The U.S. Constitution as a model;
 …and more.
click 'read more>>' for more infor
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (7:59, 12:29, 4:59)
Today:  "Civil Unions Come to Hawaii and Delaware" – read by Mary Wallace
                       
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
Al Jazeera English News (9:00)

 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Mondays through March fifth:  Moyers and Company
 
 
 
Today: 
– Is income driving the acheivement gap more than race?
– Can we help Syria without making things worse?
– Is the U.S. Constitution still a good model for up and coming countries?
– What can we learn from Whitney Houston's life?
 
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

February 13th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Feb 6 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Feb 6

New Schedule
 
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
7:59
12:29
4:59
 Out on CNN
Democracy Now!
With Amy Goodman
08:00

Al Jazeera English News
09:00
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Action Speaks
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 Syria's responsibility to protect;
 Where stolen bikes go;
 …and more
 Click "read more>>" for details
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (7:59, 12:29, 4:59)
Today:  "Out on CNN" – read by Virginia State Delegate Betsy Carr
                       
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
Al Jazeera English News (9:00)

 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  Action Speaks
 
 
 
Today: 
– Syria and the "responsibility to protect"
– From the opinion pages: an anti-abortionists view of the Komen funding debacle
– Finding hope and concern in the recently released jobless numbers
– Where your bike goes after it is stolen
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

February 6th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 30 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 30

New Schedule Starts Today!
 
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
7:59
12:29
4:59
 On This Day – January 30, 1948
Democracy Now!
With Amy Goodman
08:00

Al Jazeera English News
09:00
 (Living On Earth can now be heard
 on Wednesday at 1:00 pm)
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Action Speaks
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (7:59, 12:29, 4:59)
Today:  "On This Day – January 30, 1948 – Mahatma Gandhi Is Gunned Down" – read by Tom Miller
                       
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
Al Jazeera English News (9:00)

 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  Action Speaks
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dennis J

January 30th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 23 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 23


Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman 08:00
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
08:59
12:29
04:29
 The Campy and Kitschy Films of John Waters
Living on Earth
09:00
 The many meanings of cold
 …and much more
 Click "read more>>" for details
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Action Speaks
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "The Campy and Kitschy Films of John Waters" – read by Josh Sturgill
                       
 
Today:  
– Keystone Pipeline rejected, for now
– The explosive growth of natural gas networks
– Rejecting the use of herbicides on highway shoulders
– Hybrids:  the cars of the future that nobody's buying
– An update on the state of cellulosic fuel
– A study of the Narwhal whales
– China and India in the Arctic?
– The many meanings of cold
 
 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  Action Speaks
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dennis J

January 23rd, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 16 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 16


Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman 08:00
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
08:59
12:29
04:29
 All Children Matter
Living on Earth
09:00
 Rampant city gas leeks
 …and much more
 Click "read more>>" for details
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 Action Speaks
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 The influence of Super PACs;
 A look at alcohol use and abuse;
 …and more. 
 Click "read more>>" for details
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "All Children Matter" – read by Virginia State Delegate, Betsy Carr
                       
 
Today:  
– A nuclear comeback?
– The Grand Canyon uranium mining moratorium
– Rampant city gas leeks
– Turning noses into generators
– An ode to caterpillars
– An environmental map made by you
 
 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  Action Speaks
 
 
 
Today: 
– How Super PACs are changing presidential campaigns.  (With Ted Koppel and Cleta Mitchell)
– From the opinion page:  why the U.S. should engage in more diplomacy with Iran
– Deciphering recent reports on alcohol use
– The "I Have A Dream" speech replayed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
 
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

January 16th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 9 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 9


Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman 08:00
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
08:59
12:29
04:29
 Elections Won in 2011
Living on Earth
09:00
 The GOP primaries and the
  effect on the environment
 Click "read more>>" for details
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 The Moth
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 The proposed defense cuts;
 Th role of independent voters
 …and much more
Click "read more>>" for details
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "Elections Won in 2011" – read by Scott Ilnicky
                       
 
Today:  
– The GOP presidential race and the environment
– New recommendations for lead levels in children
– Disposal of fracking wastewater polluting PA rivers
– Tiger sharks dine on migrating birds
– A green ocean
– The Rap guide to evolution
 
 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  The Moth
 
 
 
Today: 
– The proposed defense cuts and what they will mean to the future of the military
– Politicians personal lives and their place in their campaigns
– The role (and power) of independent voters
– The FAA vs. the migration of Whooping Cranes
 
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

January 9th, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 2 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Jan 2


Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman 08:00
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
08:59
12:29
04:29
 Lives Lost in 2011
Living on Earth
09:00
 Replanting Kenya
 Click "read more>>" for details
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 The Moth
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 Politics and Religion;
 Politics and Iowa; and more…
Click "read more>>" for details
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 
Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "Lives Lost in 2011" – read by Corey Boone
                       
 
Today:  
– Replanting Kenya
 
 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  The Moth
 
 
 
Today: 
– Politics and Religion – how a candidate's religious stand affects how people vote
– The Hanke-Henry Permanent Calendar – making holidays fall on the same day every year
– What we can learn from twins – nature vs. nurture vs. epigenetics
– Iowa politics – discussing the results of the Des Moines Register poll
 
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

January 2nd, 2012

Posted In: News

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Dec 19 presents:

News/Talk Highlights for Monday, Dec 19


Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman 08:00
The Rainbow Minute
(Locally produced for WRIR)
08:59
12:29
04:29
 Historic Gay Landmark
 Closes in LA
Living on Earth
09:00
 Endangered reindeer
 …and much more
 Click "read more>>" for details
Le Show with Harry Shearer
10:00
 
Hidden Histories
(Locally produced for WRIR)
10:01
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin 11:00
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards
(Locally produced for WRIR)
12:00
    
Homespun
12:30
 Community Events Recorded Live!
WRIR Favorites
01:00
 The Moth
Talk of the Nation
02:00
 
Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) 04:00
 How will you remember Iraq?
 What's next for North Korea?
 …and much more
 Click "read more>>" for details

Voices of Our World 04:30  

Click "read more>>" for links to these show's websites

 
Thank you for clicking “read more>>”  Here are the extra details…
 
 
 
Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman (08:00)
 
 
 
The Rainbow Minute (8:59, 12:29, 4:29)
Today:  "Historic Gay Landmark Closes in LA" – read by Autumn Reinhardt Simpson
                       
 
Today:  
– Life after the Durban Climate Conference
– Adapting to our warmer climate
– Recapping the EPA's 2011
– Catholics and Evangelicas backing mercury limits
– Electricity for a remote West Bank village
– Monitoring ocean currents with tiny GPS units
– Why birds feet don't freeze
– Climate change endangering reindeer
 
 
 
Le Show with Harry Shearer (10:00)
.
 
 

 
 
Tell Me More with Michele Martin (11:00)
 
 
 
Defenders Live with Ana Edwards  (12:00)
 
 
 
Homespun  (12:30)
Today:  
 
 
WRIR Favorites: (1:00)
Today:  The Moth
 
 
 
Today: 
– How will you remember Iraq?  Call in and tell your story
– Remembering another side of Vaclav Havel
– What's next for North Korea?
– A chat with the author of "The Art of Fielding"
 
 

Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) (4:00)

 
 
 

Dennis J

December 19th, 2011

Posted In: News

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