kevin vann

Monday, January 12, 201501/12/2015

Western Mass Business Show 1.10.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira speaks with Kevin Vann of the Vann Group

scott lively

Monday, January 12, 201501/12/2015

Scott Lively & Uganda

In Bill Newman

Local evangelical minister Scott Lively (being sued for crimes against humanity) on gays and Uganda; Rev. Canon Dr. Kapya John Kaoma on Scott Lively.

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Friday, January 9, 201501/09/2015

Humorous reading and serious democracy

In Bill Newman

Prof. Victor Pickard on America’s Battle for Media Democracy;  Steve Adams on What’s What and What To Do About It. …

rev rabbi

Thursday, January 8, 201501/08/2015

My Little Pony and sexual assault, The Reverend and the Rabbi, green burial

In Bill Newman

Green burials with Rev. Peter Ives, Rabbi Justin David, Dr. Carol Coan and Leigh Youngblood (Exec. Dir., Mt. Grace Land…

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Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

Politics and education

In Bill Newman


Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

Professor and astronomer Salman Hameed, abolitionists in Northampton, and some Hott documentaries!

In Bill Newman

Prof. Bruce Laurie on Rebels in Paradise –Northampton abolitionists; Emmy-award winner Larry Hott’s Cool Films; astronomer and prof. Salman Hameed…

newman on newman

Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

Black in the Valley, The Political Classroom, and Tsarnaev

In Bill Newman

Former U.S. Attorney John Pucci on Tsarnaev, the jury, and the death penalty; Paula McAvoy, co-author of The Political Classroom;…


Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

On The Money (1/7/15)

In On the Money

Getting important legal documents in place for 2015 Is the 4% rule still viable? Harry Dent’s dire market predictions Taking…

josh silver

Wednesday, December 31, 201412/31/2014

Net Neutrality & A Open Fast Internet & Unpluggin from The Internet

In Bill Newman

Marvin Ammori and Ari Shahadi join guest host Josh Silver to talk interwebs and net neutrality

f alex johnson

Tuesday, December 30, 201412/30/2014

John Nichols on The Oligarchy, An Our Wal-Mart Update & Colorway

In Bill Newman

John Nichols from The Nation joins Josh Silver to talk about just how bad things are getting in regards to big money in politics, plus an update on the local Our Wal-Mart movement and F. Alex Johnson from Colorway

Recent Headlines

in Local

Fire Damages Cottage Street Businesses in Easthampton


Chief David Mottor says fire broke out around 11:30 last night at the Platinum Pony bar and nightclub. He estimates damage at up to 90-thousand dollars.

in Local

White House Official Talks Addiction In Franklin County

opioid task force

Sponsored by the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin region, White House Drug Control Policy Office Deputy Director Mary Lou Learly was at Greenfield Community College to brief local officials on the administration's efforts to address prescription drug and heroin addiction.

in Local

Man Passing Counterfeit Bills in Whately

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A phony one-hundred dollar bill was passed at the Whately Circle K store, the department reported on its Facebook page.

in Local

Amtrak Vermonter Derails in VT

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An Amtrak train bound for Western Massachusetts derailed in central Vermont Monday morning.

in Local

Bernie Sanders Rallies Springfield

Stephanie Slysz 
Bernie Sanders 
Springfield Mass Mutual Center

Over 6 thousand piled into Springfield's Mass Mutual Center to hear Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders Saturday afternoon.