News & Public Affairs04/18/05
This week, the Delray Beach government TV channel is broadcasting the inquest of the killing of a 16-year-old black boy by a white rookie police officer in late February. Intense public interest has caused city officials to conduct the unusual public broadcast of the inquest, which is scheduled to run through Wednesday.
The questionable killing of Jerrod Miller, the 3rd shooting of a black man by Delray beach police in the past few months, has motivated the African community to form a t...Be the first to comment
Jon Butts and Rob Lorei welcomed Jodi John, director of Sustainable Sarasota and an organizer of the upcoming E-Fest, Sarasota's community celebration of sustainable living. Other guests on this show were Matt Ross with Eco-Smart a local company that fosters energy conservation and Richard Perez of of Home Power magazine. The guests discussed workable energy conservation solutions for homeowners, businesses and renters.Be the first to comment
LAWRENCE PALEVSKY, MD INCOMING PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN HOLISTIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION - Radioactivity04/18/05
Palevsky is a board certified pediatrician who uses holistic approaches to treating children. He discussed diet, allergies, asthma, breast feeding and the controversy over vaccinations.Be the first to comment
A new report detailing how early childhood education provides financial benefit for companies and states is the first building block of a new campaign to gain support for early childhood care and education for economic reasons. WMNFs Andrew Stelzer reports.
ACT-DeLauro Ã¢â¬ÅOur country does not have along term strategy for providing childhood care to working parentsÃ¢â¬Â¦Ã¢â¬? Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro from Connecticut says the situation has been getting worse over the past de...Be the first to comment
Woman as Trailblazer Ã¢â¬â Cartoonist Etta Hulme
Etta Hulme, editorial cartoonist for the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, spoke with Mary from Ft. Worth about her more than 50 years as an editorial cartoonist. Mary also talked with Elaine Miller, producer of the film.
Katherine Denison, Director; Elaine Miller, Producer; and Tanya Weinberger, Production/graphics. Trailblazer: The Editorial Cartoons of Etta Hulme. This is a funny and affectionate look at the work of Etta Hulme, one of only ...Be the first to comment
JANET GOLDWATER, Director. ROSITA tells the story of a nine-year-old Nicaraguan girl who was raped by a neighbor while walking to school and became pregnant. Rosa's parents' struggle to end their young daughter's pregnancy pits them against the medical establishment, the governments of two countries, and the Catholic Church.
The film is part of Ã¢â¬ÅThrough WomenÃ¢â¬â¢s EyesÃ¢â¬? and will be shown at 6:00 pm Saturday, April 16.Be the first to comment
KAREN WOODALL, lobbyist for Florida NOW, Florida A.C.O.R.N. and League of Women Voters Florida. In addition to being a NOW member and a candidate for the Florida House in 2000, Karen is a lobbyist with 22 years of experience in budgetary and poverty issues, a provider of legislative/advocacy training to community-based organizations, part-time coordinator of a statewide health network, and was Executive Director of Florida IMPACT from 1980-1990. She also was a volunteer lobbyist for farm wo...Be the first to comment
ANGELA BONAVOGLIA, writer on womenÃ¢â¬â¢s issues and Church reform. Author of Good Catholic Girls: How Women Are leading the Fight to Change the Church. Ã¢â¬ÅWith the very sad passing of Pope John Paul II, the Catholic Church is at a critical crossroads,Ã¢â¬? says Bonavoglia. Ã¢â¬ÅBecause of John PaulÃ¢â¬â¢s conservatism and his nomination of all but a handful of the cardinals who will choose his successor, Catholics face the likelihood of a new Pope even more committed to an all-...Be the first to comment
THE WMNF ARAB MUSLIM SHOW VOL. III. hosts Samar Jarrah and Ahmed Bedier interviewed two scholars on the topic of Western misconceptions about Islam, political change in the Middle East and the pending Israeli pullout from the Gaza Strip. NASEER ARURI http://www.tari.org author of the book "The Obstruction of Peace," Aruri is chancellor professor emeritus of political science at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth.
Dr. Jamal Badawi is the director of the Islamic Informatio...Be the first to comment
A Hillsborough County Judge today ruled that members of the Tampa City Council DO have to give depositions in the trespassing case against activist Terry Neal.
But the Judge, Joelle Ober ruled that Councilmembers could do so by telephone, and not be ordered into CourtÃ¢â¬Â¦
City Attorney David Smith argued in Judge OberÃ¢â¬â¢s Court this morning against having Council members provide sworn testimonyÃ¢â¬Â¦..He returned to the City Council meeting to inform the Council that...Be the first to comment