News & Public Affairs11/24/14 Samuel Johnson
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday Listen to this entire show:
Migrant farmers join forces with social justice advocates to demand fair wages and treatment of migrant workers. Saturday evening people protested along the sidewalk in front of a North Tampa Publix. The demonstration coincided with the national theatrical release of the documentary Food Chains. The protesters chanted and waived signs until put them down to go to the documentary screening.
There were about 30 people at the beginning of the protest but that number swelled to nearly 60 as th...Be the first to comment
Art In Your Ear Listen to this entire show:
Studio 620 hosted this multimedia show with poet Gloria Munoz, photographer Rossie Newson, and new music band La Lucha. All of the artists collaborated on works that explore the effects, and affects, of Alzheimer's Disease.Be the first to comment
11/21/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday) Listen to this entire show:
Today on Radioactivity we hear the President's speech on immigration and then Rob Lorei opened the phones to hear what listeners thought.Be the first to comment
Protests and civil disobedience expected in St. Petersburg after Ferguson grand jury announcement listen11/21/14 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday Listen to this entire show:
When the decision of whether to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson comes down, there are plans for protests and civil disobedience in St. Petersburg.
On Friday WMNF interviewed Omali Yeshitela about those plans. He’s chair of the African People’s Socialist Party.
In Missouri, activists, authorities and the family of Michael Brown called for calm today as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement in the Ferguson police shooting. But a spokesperson for St. Louis County's top ...Be the first to comment
11/21/14 Mitch Perry
Last Call Thursday
Joe O'Neill is a transplanted Pennsylvanian who has been reporting in Tampa for years. Currently a columnist for La Gaceta & the Tampa Tribune, he came on the program to give his perspective on President Obama's executive order that prevents 5 million undocumented immigrants from being in danger of being deported.Be the first to comment
11/20/14 Mary Glenney
From A Woman's Point of View Listen to this entire show:
NAOMI KLEIN Talks with Mary Glenney
NAOMI KLEIN is an award-winning journalist and author of the New York Times and international bestseller, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism and No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies. This time she sets her sights on the climate crisis in her new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. We can only hope the information in this book which goes deeply into the crisis does change e...Be the first to comment
11/20/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday) Listen to this entire show:
In anticipation of tonight's immigration speech by President Obama Radioactivity discusses the treatment undocumented Cuban immigrants when they come to the US with Hiram A. Ruiz Director, Refugee Services for the Department of Children and Families.
Some material from this news story were included: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/02/08/us-usa-immigration-cuba-idUSBRE9170F920130208Be the first to comment
11/20/14 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday Listen to this entire show:
The U.S.-led wars in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Syria, Iraq and elsewhere in southwest Asia are coordinated from Tampa at U.S. Central Command – CENTCOM; in a press conference Thursday afternoon Tampa Bay Students for a Democratic Society launched a campaign to end the relationship between the University of South Florida and CENTCOM and another command, U.S. SOUTHCOM, based in the Miami area.
Thursday morning WMNF...Be the first to comment
Former investigative TV reporter Alan Cohn discusses running for office in this month's mid-term election listen11/19/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday) Listen to this entire show:
Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei speaks to Alan Cohn a former investigative TV reporter who ran for Florida's 15th Congressional District seat in this month's mid-term election. They discuss what it takes to run for office and why the Democrats had such a bad year. Was it President Obama's low approval rating, campaign money, the lack of turnout? Or was it something deeper?Be the first to comment
11/18/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday) Listen to this entire show:
Alex Duensing and Richard McDaniel of The Disston Heights Civic Association joined Radioactivity to discuss their upcoming DIY festival.Be the first to comment