George Kish and Debbie Butts of the SNPS discussed the importance of landscape plants that are compatible with Florida's environment. George and Debbie said native plants are superior to non natives on a variety of levels. They grow well in Florida's harsh environment. Native plants provide a habitat for native and desirable animal species. Non-natives are sometimes invasive, can grow beyond the confines of one's own property and drive out native varieties- to the detriment of the environment.
With the prevention of the so-called Nuclear Option 2 weeks ago, some of President BushÃ¢â¬â¢s most controversial judicial nominees will likely be confirmed this weekÃ¢â¬Â¦
None has been more controversial for the District Court of Appeals than California Supreme Court Justice Janice Rogers BrownÃ¢â¬Â¦.
Although Senate Democrats have negotiated an up or down vote on her, Liberal Activists, as well as House Democrats Ã¢â¬â such as the Congressional Black Caucus Ã¢â¬â still are ...
This morning in Fort Lauderdale, President Bush address the Organization of American States General Assembly Meeting. His speech follows Secretary of State Condoleeza RiceÃ¢â¬â¢s speech last night , in which she singled out Bolivia, Ecuador and Haiti as countries that need help in overcoming chronic instabilityÃ¢â¬Â¦Ã¢â¬Â¦
Those remarks were seized upon by VenezuelaÃ¢â¬â¢s President Hugo Chavez, who called the U.S. proposal a ploy to justify U.S. Intervention in the hemisphereÃ¢â...
Trial Attorney Gerry Spence has been involved in some major cases similar to what Sami Al-ArianÃ¢â¬â¢s attorneys are facing.
Spence is the founder of Trial LawyerÃ¢â¬â¢s College, a nonprofit school, where pro bono he teaches attorneys for the people how to present thericases and win against powerful corporate and government interests.
Spence successfully defended Randy Weaver. A participant at Ruby Ridge, Idaho a decade ago, when the Federal Government Ã¢â¬â like in the Al-Ari...
2 weeks ago, a Pinellas county sheriffs review of the killing of a unarmed black 19 year old came back saying that deputy Christopher Taylor acted correctly. Now a coalition of African American leaders in Pinellas county is calling for the removal of the deputy who killed Jarrell Walker. WMNFs Andrew Stelzer has more.
18 African American community leaders and educators stood on the steps of St Petes city hall and prayed before holding a press conference to demand action in th...
It is alleged that Al-Arian and co-defendants financially supported the Palestinian Islamic Jihad. Sami Al-Arian is said to be the indispensable link in the fundraising side of the PIJ for much of the groupÃ¢â¬â¢s existence.
Defense attorneys say the government will be hard pressed to show this.
The prosecution began its 3-hour opening statement by describing in gory detail how a suicide bus bombing took place in Israel and how the PiJ had claimed responsibility for it. Lead pr...
On the 38th anniversary of the re-unification of the city of Jerusalem, Rabbi Ben- Yehuda, whose family is very famous in Israel and worldwide, discussed his experiences as the youth in Palestine in the 40's and 50's and his hopes for a future of peace.
First Guest- Libby Stone- Director of Pinellas County Homeless Emergency Project in Clearwater, FL
Black History Fact! Weepin Times
Message Music- Viajah Morgan- Motherland Poet
Message Music (Barkays) Attitude
30 min. Documentary on (Prison on Fire) The story of the life and death of George Jackson at Attica Prison
Miami Bombshells, authors of Dish & Tell: Life, Love and Secrets. Mary talks with Patricia San Pedro and Mercedes Soler, two of the six Miami Bombshells.
All around America, women have been indoctrinated with the drive to Ã¢â¬Åhave it all:Ã¢â¬? yet, in becoming major breadwinners and/or Ã¢â¬Åsuper-moms,Ã¢â¬? women are increasingly sleep deprived, working too hard, and not working out enough. ThereÃ¢â¬â¢s barely enough time left for familyÃ¢â¬Â¦not to mention maintaining persona...
Caryle Murphy, Washington Post Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author of Passion for Islam: Shaping the Middle East. Caryle has just returned from a temporary tour of duty in Baghdad, where she covered events there for the Post from February to May. She became chief of the Post's Cairo bureau in 1989 and until mid-1994, was responsible for covering the Arab world. On August 2, 1990, Murphy was in Kuwait when Iraq invaded the emirate. She remained there for almost a month after the inv...