News & Public Affairs11/25/13 Rob Lorei
Last Call Monday Listen to this entire show:
Today on the Last Call Rob Lorei discusses nuclear negotiations with Iran and comments from Rick Scott that Obama’s nuclear deal will not stop Iran’s pursuit of nuclear weapons. The show also explores the Affordable Care Act, and reasons behind why employee wages at Walmart are so low.
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Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections' chief talks voting rights & The future of negotiation on Iran's nuclear power listen11/21/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday) Listen to this entire show:
Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei airs his interview with Supervisor of Elections, Craig Latimer about voting issues such as voter ID requirements, “Project Integrity” (voter purge or list maintenance) and the Voting Rights Act.
Later Rob speaks with Larry Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and the Council on Foreign Relations about reaching a nuclear deal with Iran. He served as Assistant Secretary of Defense in the Reagan Admini...Be the first to comment
The Art of Resistance: Iranian artist Barbad Golshiri talks about making political art in Tehran. listen09/27/13 JoEllen Schilke
Art In Your Ear Listen to this entire show:
Fascinating discussion with a young political artist, whose family has suffered at the hands of the Iranian government. Barbad exhibits both in Tehran and around the world. He remains active in the Green Revolution.Be the first to comment
04/17/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday Listen to this entire show:
As part of a national anti-war initiative called April Days of Action Against Drones and Occupation, some USF students and community activists are reaching out for peace. During a rally today representatives from different groups passed out literature to students on the Tampa campus. Tampa Bay Bradley Manning Support Networkâ€™s Bill Livsey defended whistle-blowing by drawing attention to Manningâ€™s prosecution.
â€œWhat we can do to honor his sacrifice and bravery by releasing this inf...
03/04/13 Mary Glenney and Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday Listen to this entire show:
The Hollywood drama Argo won three academy awards. The official movie website describes the film as:
â€œBased on real events, the dramatic thriller â€œArgoâ€ chronicles the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans, which unfolded behind the scenes of the Iran hostage crisis, focusing on the little-known role that the CIA and Hollywood playedâ€”information that was not declassified until many years after the event.â€
But the â€œbased on real eventsâ€ part of that is qu...Be the first to comment
10/23/12 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday Listen to this entire show:
In their final debate, President Barack Obama and his Republican opponent Mitt Romney doubled down on foreign policy last night in Boca Raton. With only two weeks left until Election Day, the two presidential contenders were throwing punches about everything from sanctions on Iran to military spending. During the speech, Obama refueled criticism that Romney flip-flops on key political issues.
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â€œEvery time youâ€™ve offered an opinion, youâ€™ve been wrong. You said we should have gone in...
10/12/12 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday Listen to this entire show:
Vice Presidential candidates Joe Biden and Paul Ryan squared off in a verbal sparring match last night in Kentucky. Reports, even though pundits are all over the board with who the winner was, viewers at a Republican watch party in Pinellas Park declared it a victory.
When Paul Ryan said something they liked â€“ which was a lot, the crowded erupted into applause.
When Biden said something kooky, they booed and hissed.
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09/19/12 SeÃ¡n Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday Listen to this entire show:
A lot of the national campaign news this week has focused on recently surfaced video of Mitt Romney at a fundraiser in Boca Raton.
In the video Romney characterized 47 percent of Americans as freeloaders who donâ€™t pay federal income taxes, will vote for Barack Obama, and expect the government to take care of them.
Weâ€™ve heard some of the clips from this fundraiser. But today weâ€™re going to try something a bit unconventional on Last Call. Instead of taking phone calls right away,...Be the first to comment
Former Chief of International Law at Central Command on New Seal Team 6 Book and Sabre Rattling for War with Iran09/10/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday) Listen to this entire show:
Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. In a moment weâ€™ll speak with an international law expert from Stetson University College of Law about the killing of Osama Bin Laden and the sabre rattling over Iranâ€™s nuclear programâ€¦.But first five listener comments that have come in since last Thursday- most about our coverage of the Democratic National Conventionâ€”including whether the Democrats had outlined any program for where theyâ€™d like to take the country- and whether the south Florid...Be the first to comment
Ralph Nader Says He Will Not Run for President This Year; Plus Nader on the Conventions, Iran, Gore Vidal and Citizen's United08/01/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday) Listen to this entire show:
Good morning- welcome to Radioactivity. Iâ€™m Rob Lorei. Coming up weâ€™ll talk with consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader about the upcoming Republican and Democratic National Conventionsâ€¦..Nader says taxpayers should not be funding those conventions----
But first one listener comment about yesterdayâ€™s discussion with investigative reporter Trevor Aaronson on the use of paid political provocateurs at the Republican National Convention in 2008. Hereâ...Be the first to comment