News & Public Affairs06/05/05
First Guest- Libby Stone- Director of Pinellas County Homeless Emergency Project in Clearwater, FL Black History Fact! Weepin Times Message Music- Viajah Morgan- Motherland Poet Message Music (Barkays) Attitude 30 min. Documentary on (Prison on Fire) The story of the life and death of George Jackson at Attica PrisonBe the first to comment
Miami Bombshells, authors of Dish & Tell: Life, Love and Secrets. Mary talks with Patricia San Pedro and Mercedes Soler, two of the six Miami Bombshells.
All around America, women have been indoctrinated with the drive to Ã¢â¬Åhave it all:Ã¢â¬? yet, in becoming major breadwinners and/or Ã¢â¬Åsuper-moms,Ã¢â¬? women are increasingly sleep deprived, working too hard, and not working out enough. ThereÃ¢â¬â¢s barely enough time left for familyÃ¢â¬Â¦not to mention maintaining persona...Be the first to comment
Caryle Murphy, Washington Post Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author of Passion for Islam: Shaping the Middle East. Caryle has just returned from a temporary tour of duty in Baghdad, where she covered events there for the Post from February to May. She became chief of the Post's Cairo bureau in 1989 and until mid-1994, was responsible for covering the Arab world. On August 2, 1990, Murphy was in Kuwait when Iraq invaded the emirate. She remained there for almost a month after the inv...Be the first to comment
Cyclone Commerce has released a new platform that it says will help prevent counterfeit drugs by providing pharmaceutical companies with real-time visibility throughout the supply chain. The new program, known as ePedigree, comes as drug industry analysts estimate that nearly 10% of drugs worldwide are counterfeit
This follows last weekÃ¢â¬â¢s announcement by CVS, the nationÃ¢â¬â¢s largest retail drugstore drug chain by store count, that it will no longer purchase drugs from wholesal...Be the first to comment
An appeals court this week dashed a widow's hope of punishing the gun industry for a so-called Saturday night special handgun used to kill a popular Palm Beach County School teacher. The 4th District Court of Appeal ruled Wednesday that Florida's civil negligence laws do NOT support a 2003 jury verdict that found the distributor of.25-caliber gun partially liable for the death of teacher Barry Grunow. The ruling could be the last legal gasp for his widow, Pam Grunow's long battle to have t...Be the first to comment
University of Pennsylvania professor Michael Eric Dyson has written a new book called IS BILL COSBY RIGHT? OR HAS THE BLACK MIDDLE CLASS LOST ITS MIND? (Basic Books) In this interview Dyson criticizes entertainer Bill Cosby for telling an NAACP convention last year that it was time for blacks to stop blaming whites for such issues as high school dropout rates, teen pregnancy and delinquency. Dyson said that Cosby unfairly attacks a group of people who are least able to defend themselves and t...Be the first to comment
MARJORIE COHN, Libertad48@san.rr.com Cohn is a professor at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, executive vice president of the National Lawyers Guild and author of the new article "Close GuantÃÂ¡namo Prison" [see: http://www.truthout.org/docs_2005/052305B.shtml]. She said today: "The U.S. government insists on keeping many photographs and results of some investigations secret. The reports of torture of prisoners in U.S. custody have become the symbol of U.S. hypocrisy worldwide, and no hi...Be the first to comment
Pinellas county officials held a media day at their emergency operations center in Clearwater, to let the press and the public know what changes they have made since last years Hurricane season.
ACT Ã¢â¬Åwe were going around with our trucks and people didnÃ¢â¬â¢t want to, slot of people thought they could ride the storms out and thought they could..
Ron Neuberger is with Lowman fire and rescue. Last year his unit, evacuated about 2000 people from between st Pete and Pin...Be the first to comment
Our guests were Mo Sheedy (Sarsasota) and Greg Kendrick Charlottesville), two people who practice "non-violent" communication. Greg described the steps as: first he observes what is actually happening in a situation: what are we observing others saying or doing that is either enriching or not enriching our life? The trick is to be able to make this observation without introducing any judgment or evaluationÃ¢â¬âto simply say what people are doing that we either like or donÃ¢â¬â¢t like. ...Be the first to comment
INTRO: Memorial Day, originally known as Decoration Day, is a remembrance of those who gave their lives in honor to their country. This is the third memorial day which has been celebrated under the dark cloud of the Iraq war, in which, according to the latest numbers from the associated press, close to seventeen hundred members of the U.S. military have died, and many more wounded. There is no official numbers of dead or wounded IraqiÃ¢â¬â¢s available. In Pasco County this weekend, WMNFÃ¢â...Be the first to comment