lynn pasqueralla

Friday, December 19, 201412/19/2014

The Smartest Person We Know

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The smartest person we know—doctor of philosophy, nationally renown medical ethicist, and the President of Mount Holyoke College—Lynn Pasquerella.

rev rabbi

Thursday, December 18, 201412/18/2014

The Politics Behind Hannukah & Christmas

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We celebrate and debate Christmas and Hannukah with Reverends Peter Ives and Andrea Avayzian and Rabbis Justin David and Riqi Kosovske.

max page

Wednesday, December 17, 201412/17/2014

Max Page Tackles Umass Football

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Professor Max Page on protests at the UMass trustees meeting; Todd Ford, Executive Director of Hampshire Regional Council of Governments, on soaring electric rates—and how your city or town can cut them for you.

Unfiltered yelling

Wednesday, December 17, 201412/17/2014

Artsy with Joshua Selman Dec 14, 2014

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Tuesday, December 16, 201412/16/2014

On The Money (12/17/14)

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How the new congressional budget could affect pensions Dealing with an inheritance or windfall When to move on from your…

arcadia players

Tuesday, December 16, 201412/16/2014

Getting a Handle on Handel

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Arcadia Players and the conductor preview Handel’s Messiah; Attorney Matt Cregor, author of Not Measuring Up: The State of School Discipline in Massachusetts.


Monday, December 15, 201412/15/2014

Al Jazeera & Santa Claus

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Al Jazeera- America reporter Libby Casey on the torture report; SANTA CLAUS is coming to town—We know ‘cause he WAS IN OUR STUDIO with Blizen (you couldn’t make this up).

mike tremble

Saturday, December 13, 201412/13/2014

Western Mass Business Show 12.13.14

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Mike Tremble about his family owned business, Valley Communications.

Friday, December 12, 201412/12/2014

Buz Eisenberg on torture & Heidi Stemple on Counting Owls

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FREEDOM!!! GCC professor and GTMO detainee lawyer Buz Eisenberg on his client just released from Guantanamo and on the torture report; Heidi Stemple –on counting owls—it’s not for the birds (sort of, it is).


Thursday, December 11, 201412/11/2014

Spy Planes & Green Gravesites

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Black Lives Matter! Protest and prayer, music and ministrants with Joanne Sunshower; NCIS with attorney Harry Miles; author John Sheirer on the wisdom of Libby; Green Burials—whoever thought burials could be so much fun? on the Reverend and the Rabbi.

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