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Do women have a right to control their bodies? & The Israel and Gaza conflict listen

08/07/14 Mary Glenney
From A Woman's Point of View
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Tags: SIMONA SHARONI, JESSICA MASON PIEKLO

WOMEN’S VOICES…..not being heard

SIMONA SHARONI:

How many women have you seen giving analysis of the Palestinian/Israeli conflict? I don’t mean mothers in anguish over dead or frightened civilians. Nor do I mean the spokeswomen for the various peace groups. Not many. Does it matter? SIMONA SHARONI is Jewish, lived much of her life in Israel, and served in the Israeli military. She is an internationally-known feminist scholar, res...

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Last operating Tampa cigar factory in danger of shutting down listen

08/07/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Tags: The JC Newman Cigar Company, Eric Newman

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For more than 125 years the city of Tampa has been the home to cigar factories- by the 1920’s there were 150 factories- employing tens of thousands of people. Tampa was so famous for its cigars to this day it is called Cigar City.

Now the last operating cigar factory in Tampa is facing a possible shutdown because of new regulations proposed by the Food and Drug Administration. The JC Newman Cigar Company- located on the northside of Ybor City employs 130 people, mostly women making inexpe...

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Peter Matthews on the high price of democracy in the U.S. listen

08/07/14 Mitch Perry
Last Call Thursday
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Tags: Peter Matthews

Peter Matthews, the author of the book “Dollar Democracy: With Liberty and Justice for some – How to reclaim the American Dream For All was our guest for the entire hour. Matthews spoke about the themes he discusses in his book, how America has become up for sale, with our politicians doing what's best for them (and their funders) than the people. He spoke to many callers throughout the hour.

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Tampa Theatre Summer Classics Series - Citizen Kane listen

08/06/14 Warren Elly and Bob Ross
Last Call Wednesday
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Tags: Bob Ross, Warren Elly, Orson Welles, Citizen Kane, Tampa Theatre

Today on the the Last Call, Warren Elly discusses the film Citizen Kane and Orson Welles with film critic Bob Ross.

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Extended Last Call - Tampa Theatre Summer Classics Festival listen

08/06/14 Warren Elly with Bob Ross
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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Tags: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Bob Ross, Warren Elly, Casablanca, Tampa Theatre

Warren Elly discusses Casablanca with film critic and historian Bob Ross.

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Glenn Greenwald discusses Israel on The Real News Network listen

08/06/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Tags: Glenn Greenwald, The Real News Network

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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei takes listener calls. We also hear an interview from investigative journalist, Glenn Greenwald who spoke with Paul Jay of The Real News Network about Israel and Gaza.

Glenn Greenwald: US Intelligence Supports Israeli Attacks

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Nonprofit helps development in Haiti and Florida Health Department representative discusses the mysterious bacteria in Florida beach water listen

08/05/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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Tags: The future of Haiti, Claude Reginald Jean, Leslie Hobbs, Maggie Hall

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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei speaks with Maggie Hall from the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County about a mysterious bacteria that has appeared in Florida beaches.

Later, Rob speaks with Claude Reginald Jean and Leslie Hobbs from The future of Haiti organization about their work to support families and orphanages in Haiti.

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Urban Gardeners listen

08/04/14 Jon Butts
Sustainable Living and Alternative Health
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On today’s show we talked about probiotic urban gardening, fruit trees in city parks, community and school gardens plus a lot of other edible stuff. Our guests on today’s show included our favorite Premier South-Tampa-Urban-Homesteading- Dumpster-Diving- Plant Lover, John Starnes. Also joining us for the first time was another urban gardening activist, Tanja Vidovic. Tanja and her husband Jared have been involved in several food growing projects that include getting Tampa to grow fruit tr...

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New book explores Nixon's secret White House recordings during the Watergate scandal and details on Pro-Palestinian rally in Washington listen

08/04/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: Nixon, Watergate, The Nixon Defense, John Dean, Samar Jarrah, Palestine Rally DC

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This weekend marks the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s resignation from office.

Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei speaks with author John Dean who has written a new book, THE NIXON DEFENSE based on Nixon’s never-before-released secret White House recordings, The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew.

John Dean is the former White House counsel whose testimony before the Senate Watergate Committee in 1973 linked President Richard Nixon to the scandal that would b...

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Will the American middle class disappear? New book offers solutions to keep the American dream afloat and Ralph Nader's views on Gaza and Israel listen

08/01/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Tags: DOLLAR DEMOCRACY, Peter Mathews, Ralph Nader, Israel, Gaza

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Today Radioactivity explores if the middle class in the US will disappear? Rob speaks with author Peter Mathews about his new book DOLLAR DEMOCRACY: With Liberty and Justice for Some: How to Reclaim the American Dream For All. Peter Mathews is a professor, political commentator and former congressional candidate from Southern California.

Later we hear from Ralph Nader who has some views on the war going on between the Palestinians in Gaza and Israel....

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