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CIW Campaign Against Publix Gearing Up Again and Investigative Reporter Russ Baker on the Bush Family, the Sarasota 9/11 Connection and the Boston Marathon Bombing

02/21/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Tags: Coalition of Immokalee Workers, Julia de la Cruz, Joe parker, Russ Baker, Family of Secrets, 9/11, Rob Lorei, wmnf

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Good morning, Welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up- farmworkers are still battling the Publix Supermarket chain – trying to get them to honor the tomato agreement…..

And we’ll meet one of the country’s best investigative reporters--- he’s covered everything from the Saudi 9/11 connection to George Bush’s mysterious missing military records… to the mysteries surrounding the Boston Marathon Bombing……

But first- one listener comment about yesterday’s program on whuch we...

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Israeli peace activist's speech

01/31/14 Robert Lorei
True Talk
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Tags: Miko Peled, Middle East, wmnf

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This week on True Talk Rob Lorei airs a speech made by Miko Peled an Israeli peace activist and author. He has written the book, The General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine, and travels the world discussing his experience.

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The Politics of Florida's Medical Marijuana Ammendment listen

01/29/14 Warren Elly w/ Wayne Garcia
Last Call Wednesday
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Tags: Pete Seeger, medical marijuana, Pam Bondi, Rick Scott, Wayne Garcia, Warren Elly, wmnf, Charlie Crist, John Morgan

Today on the Last Call we discuss the great Florida debate over medical marijuana. On the November ballot voters will be asked to allow doctors to prescribe marijuana for debilitating conditions like cancer, MS, glaucoma, Parkinson’s. USF Journalism Professor, Wayne Garcia joins the show.

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Rarely heard talk by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. includes his early criticism of military spending, Vietnam War and federal government spending priorities listen

01/20/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: MLK, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., wmnf

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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei airs a special program from the WYSO of Dr. Martin Luther King's 1965 Commencement Speech at Antioch College.

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Is the Pentagon Wasting Hundreds of Billions of Dollars on the F-35?

01/06/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: F-35, Lockheed Martin, Winslow Wheeler, Project on Government oversight, wasteful military spending, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Good morning- welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei.

The most expensive military plane ever built- is still not ready for prime time. The hi-tech warplane is supposed to serve as the backbone of the future US fighter fleet. The plane—already 10 years behind schedule and 100 percent over budget—has cost taxpayers nearly $400 billion dollars, and will eventually cost $1.5 trillion. The costly plane – some of which are already deployed at Eglin Air Force Base in the Panhandle--has difficu...

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The Hurdles Still Facing Medical Marijuana in Florida

01/02/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Tags: medical marijuana, Florida, United for Care, Ben Pollara, petitions, Florida Supreme Court, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Good morning, welcome to WMNF's Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up on the first part of today’s program we’ll talk about the effort to legalize medical marijuana in Florida. But first- one listener comment about the Jimmy Dore comedy show- which we featured on Tuesday.

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There’s an effort to put a ballot question before Florida voters this November. It’s a proposed constitutional amendment that would legalize marijuana for medical purposes. But before Florida voters have the...

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Open Phones Discussion of the "War on Christmas", Duck Dynasty, It's a Wonderful Life", Marriage Equality and Raising the Minimum Wage listen

12/24/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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Tags: Festivus, Duck Dynasty, Matt Staver, marriage equality, It's A Wonderful Life, Jimmy Kimmel, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Today we'll discuss a variety of topics: The Liberty Council's Matt Staver warns of the danger of marriage equality. The patriarch of Duck Dynasty makes controversial remarks about African Americans and gays. Jimmy Timmel envisions how FOX News would re-edit It's a Wonderful Life. [The origins of the "Festivus" holid...

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One of the original cofounders of WMNF joins Last Call listen

12/23/13 Robert Lorei
Last Call Monday
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Tags: Andy Goutman, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Today on the Last Call, we look back at the early history of WMNF. Rob Lorei talks to guest, Andy Goutman, one of the original cofounders of WMNF about how the station developed into what it is today.

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The Real News Network interviews former Florida Senator Bob Graham on the Saudi 9/11 coverup listen

12/18/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Tags: 9/11, Saudi coverup, Senator Bob Graham, wmnf

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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei airs the first part of theRealNews.com interview with former Florida Senator Bob Graham about the role of the Saudi government during 9/11 and their influence on American foreign policy.

NY Post article mentioned on today's show:

Inside the Saudi 9/11 coverup

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Giant Companies Gobble Up Single Family Homes In Tampa and Around the Country

12/16/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: home ownership, Mortgage crisis, Blackstone Group, Deutsche Bank, renters, wmnf, Laura Gottesdiener, Rob Lorei

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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. As the country emerges from the long recession—Middle Class Americans are seeing their incomes shrink- but some financial firms are flush with money- and they are buying up private homes. We’ll look at this trend in a moment and ask the question- are we turning into a nation of renters?

But first, four interesting comments about the portion of last Friday’s show on which we heard from two community activists in Tampa who were planning to hold a...

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