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Radical priest says he was asked to leave Roman Catholic Church and Parking problems at Tampa Bay colleges listen

02/20/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Tags: Priest Matthew Fox, Roman Catholic Church, Dayln Houser, Florida PIRG, Campus Parking, USF, HCC, SPC

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Today on Radioactivity Rob Lorei speaks with radical priest Matthew Fox about the reasons he left the Roman Catholic Church. Fox, formerly a member of the Dominican Order within the Roman Catholic Church, he is now a member of the Episcopal Church. Fox was an early and influential exponent of a movement that came to be known as Creation Spirituality. The movement draws inspiration from the mystical philosophies of medieval Catholic visionaries such as Hildegard of Bingen, Thomas Aquinas, Sa...

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Public education advocates and Tea Partiers express displeasure with Common Core listen

10/16/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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Tags: Common Core, education, tea party, Terry Kemple, HCC

Groups on opposite ends of the political spectrum are coming together to oppose Common Core State Standards being implemented in Florida public schools. Tea Party supporters and progressive-leaning liberal groups both rallied separately in front of the Hillsborough Community College Dale Mabry Campus Tuesday night before a public forum about implementation of the new testing standards.

Michael Weston is a retired math teacher. He said Common Core is another shove to teachers to teach to th...

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Pat Kemp talks about the ever growing student loan debt and interest rates with Phil Michaels of University of Tampa; Keosha Poole of the University of South Florida; and Nick Tumi of Hillsborough Community College.

07/16/13
Last Call Tuesday
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Pat Kemp talks about the ever growing student loan debt and interest rates with Phil Michaels of University of Tampa; Keosha Poole of the University of South Florida; and Nick Tumi of Hillsborough Community College.

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U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor to the GOP: when education funding opportunity knocks, they won't answer listen

04/12/12 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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The United States House of Representatives passed a budget that slashes spending while giving tax breaks to the wealthy. Education expenditures are on the long list of cuts in Wisconsin Republican Paul Ryan’s plan. U.S. Representative Kathy Castor vowed to fight against it today at a press conference at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa.

It’s safe to say Kathy Castor isn’t happy with some of her colleagues.

“When opportunity knocks, the GOP is not going to answer.” ...

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