Temple Terrace Vote
The Polls are open for ____minutes (whateverÃ¢â¬â¢s before 7PM) in Temple Terrace tonight, as citizens vote on on the proposed redevelopment of their city, the most costly proposition in the 80-year history of Hillsborough County's smallest city.
Voters are being asked to authorize bonds and a 1 mill property tax increase to help pay the city's one-fifth portion of the proposed $300 million downtown redevelopment
Last night WMNF reported on the last days of...
Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy's new book, "The Laughing Jesus" (Harmony Books), is a critique of religious fundamentalism and its divisive effect on global society.
Freke and Gandy continue to challenge the foundations of fundamentalism by showing that the Bible and Qur'an are not special "holy" tomes, rather they are just books- created by human authors often to fulfill a political agenda.
Our guest, TIMOTHY FREKE has an honours degree in philosophy and is an internationally respec...
In CREATIONISM'S TROJAN HORSE (Oxford University Press), Barbara Forrest and Paul R. Gross examine in full detail the claims and operations of the Ã¢â¬ÅIntelligent DesignÃ¢â¬? movement, the most recent manifestation of American creationism. Explaining and analyzing what Ã¢â¬Ådesign theoristsÃ¢â¬? call their Ã¢â¬ÅWedge Strategy,Ã¢â¬? they document the WedgeÃ¢â¬â¢s aggressive political and public relations campaigning. The most notable feature of the movementÃ¢â¬â¢s purportedly new...
In the past two weeks the Prosecution has read aloud
conversations between Sami Al-Arian and people
associated with the PIJ.
The conversations have established that Al-Arian
communicated with the movement, but it is essential to
Governement's case to establish that Al-Arian
collaborated and sent money to the organization after it was designed a terrorist entity in an effort to enable more violence to occur.
Al-Arian's attorneys say that instead of using charities and think ...
Voters in the city of Temple Terrace have continually elected pro-development candidates including Joe Affronti in last NovemberÃ¢â¬â¢s mayoral election. Mayor Affronti supports the proposed Temple Terrace Downtown Revitalization Project and the tax increase needed to fund part of the development. But some residents believe the proposed new downtown has grown too large. Temple Terrace residents will vote Tuesday August 2nd on whether they want to increase their property taxes by 1-mill t...
Its only August 1st, but in the next week schools all over the Tampa Bay area will open. This morning, the new Hillsborough county schools superintendent held a press conference to lay out her priorities for the coming year, and her tenure as head of the countyÃ¢â¬â¢s public school system. WMNFs Andrew Stelzer reports.
Ã¢â¬Åwe can have anything, we just cant have all we want..Ã¢â¬?
Maryellen EliaÃ¢â¬â¢s appearance at Orange Grove Middle Magnet School in east ...
Laird Schaub lives in an intentional community (Sand Hill Farm, Missouri). He's involved in the Fellowship for Intentional Communities which is sponsoring a national conference in a few weeks at the Twin Oaks community in Virginia. (firstname.lastname@example.org; 540-894-5126)
Peter Bane, the editor of THE PERMACULTURE ACTIVIST MAGAZINE joined WMNF for this segment to discuss the idea of permaculture. A central theme in permaculture is the design of ecological landscapes that produce food. Emphasis is placed on multi-use plants, cultural practices such as sheet mulching and trellising, and the integration of animals to recycle nutrients and graze weeds. However, permaculture entails much more than just food production. Energy-efficient buildings, waste water treatm...
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Sunday Forum host, Otis Anthony, speaks with attorney Reggie Mitchell in discussing the nomination of John Roberts to the Supreme Court. Reggie Mitchell is a representative of the People for the American way.