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THE CONNECTION BETWEEN U.S. FOREIGN POLICY AND TERRORISM

04/16/02

Chalmers Johnson, author of BLOWBACK (Holt/Owl Books) says that Americans are largely unaware of what the U.S. government is doing on their behalf in foreign countries. He says political assassinations, coups, rapes, wars and bombings performed by United States personnel give rise to anti-American feelings and can result in "blowback" - the unintended negative consequences of U.S. foreign policy. He says the September 11th terror attacks were a direct result of blowback.

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COULD THERE BE A PEACEFUL RESPONSE TO THE INCREASING TENSIONS IN THE WORLD?

04/03/02

In the first segment Jan Roberts of the Institute for Ethics and Meaning and Earth Charter, and Jonathan Price discuss the upcoming EARTH CHARTER AWARENESS CONCERT in Tampa. The charter calls for greater social justice and humane treatment of all people. Also appearing on the program: former Notre Dame theology professor Jim Douglas discusses 9/11 IN LIGHT OF THE LIFE, TEACHINGS AND DEATH OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. Douglas will be speaking on this subject at two area churches this weekend...

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IMPACT OF ONE STRIKE POLICY ON PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS

04/02/02

For the past three years public housing residents have faced eviction if they or a family member are accused of a crime involving drugs or alchohol. Two of our guests today, Connie Burton and Jennifer Russell, are public housing residents whose relatives are accused of crimes. Both Burton and Russell now face eviction. Also appearing on the program - Doug McVay, editor of DRUG WAR FACTS; Chaka Zulu, a community activist in Tampa; and a taped interview with Jerome Ryans, executive director of ...

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DR. PETER ROSSETT - SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE IN CUBA

03/25/02

Interview with Dr. Peter Rossett, co-author of the new book SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND RESISTANCE: TRANSFORMING FOOD PRODUCTION IN CUBA. The book describes Cuba's recent move away from chemical and large scale farming. Dr. Rossett described the lower environmental impact, cost and higher production associated with these new methods.

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TAX INFORMATION

03/24/02

ANNUAL TAX ADVICE CALL-IN SHOW - PART 2. CPA's Ann Wilhite, Tony Mason and Phil Scheidt answered calls from listeners regarding filing of the 2001 federal income tax forms.

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TAX INFORMATION

03/23/02

ANNUAL TAX CALL-IN SHOW - PART 1. Today's program featured CPA's Phil Scheidt and Malcolm Hayes answering tax questions from listeners.

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HEALTH ISSUES

03/22/02

Alternative Health call-in show. Dr. Carol Roberts took questions from listeners regarding alternative approaches to a range of health issues.

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ATTORNEYS JOHN LOFTUS & ROBERT MCKEE ON SAMI AL-ARIAN

03/18/02

Sound from a press conference by attorney John Loftus and an interview with attorney Robert McKee. Loftus this week filed a lawsuit against McKee's client, Dr. Sami Al-Arian, alleging that Al-Arian funneled contributions from a charity to terrorists in the Middle East. Loftus is a former Justice Department official and now president of the Florida Holocaust Museum. Al-Arian is a suspended USF computer engineering professor who is under investigation by the federal government after a Tampa Tri...

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DR. NEIL BERNSTEIN - KEEPING TEENS OUT OF TROUBLE

03/17/02

Interview with Dr. Neil Bernstein, author of the book HOW TO KEEP YOUR TEENAGER OUT OF TROUBLE (Workman Publishing). Bernstein described how parents can establish better communication with their teenagers, what the warning signs are for teen drug use, and what to do if you find your child engaging in illegal or dangerous activity.

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DAVID BROCK - BLINDED BY THE RIGHT

03/16/02

Interview with former WASHINGTON TIMES writer David Brock about his new book BLINDED BY THE RIGHT (Crown Publishing). Brock was once the darling of the conservative press, having written a book attacking Anita Hill. When he was hired by a conservative group to write a similar book about Hillary Clinton, he found Clinton was not the evil person he thought she was. Brock eventually broke with his right-wing funders and this book traces his evolution from conservative to moderate.

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