Would you choose your government with the flip of a coin? The Town of Oregon recently did just that. Town clerk Denise Arnold will tell us all about it.
Big Brother is watching you… from the sky. Shahid Buttar and Nadia Kayyali, from the Bill of Rights Defense Committee, explain more and also have some ideas to keep the drones at bay.
On Friday April 19th, host Esty Dinur started the show with a discussion about the Boston bombing and the Chechnya connection with Chip Berlet and Professor Uli Schamiloglu. During the second half of the program she interviewed Michael Brune, executive director of the Sierra Club, who was the keynote speaker at Isthmus Green Day on Saturday April 20th at the Terrace Community and Convention Center.
Mike Shaffner presents a program of the music of Christopher Guest’s films and also of the comedy sketches of Saturday Live and stuff like that….before his newest little one arrives in early May…
On Thursday April 18th, host Allen Ruff interviewed Jeremiah Goulka, author of the timely piece on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, “Iraq Is Such a House of Trauma, It Doesn’t Take Much to Get PTSD.” Allen discussed with Goulka his observations and experience with what amounts to something approaching “national trauma.”
Joining the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Thursday, April 24, 2013, was newly elected School Board Member, Dean Loumos. Dean Loumos is also on the board of WORT and Tony’s Boss, so needless-to-say, Tony was super nervous.