Monthly Archives: June 2012

Independence Day

Listen (28 min) Fireworks.  Parties.  Ceremonies.  A day off work for many.  These are the various shades of Independence Day.  Hosts Leah Gardner and Jacob Lesner-Buxton celebrate freedom while discussing things that may threaten our sense of independence.   Our guests … Continue reading

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FAIR Education Act

Listen 28 min. The FAIR Education Act took affect in January of this year. You’ve probably heard of it in the context of a vicious attack by the right wing over it’s requirement to teach lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender … Continue reading

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Helen Keller In Love

Listen 28 min   Eddie Ytuarte will talk to Rosie Sultan about her recently released book, Helen Keller in Love.           This relationship has been written about in biographies and in Keller’s autobiography, but the novel delves … Continue reading

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