Podcasts: Bill Newman

Bill Newman

The Bill Newman Show. Weekdays at 9AM (and again at 6PM). Join Bill & Monte Belmonte as they talk with newsmakers, authors, artists,
poets, and ‘fish wrap’ about the day’s headlines.

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We landed on a comet!?!

The Bill Newman Show 11.12.14

american flag veterans

Veteran’s Day 2014

The Bill Newman Show 11.11.14

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A Hoax, A Toke & A Whole Lotta $$

The Bill Newman Show 11.10.14

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Rising Up! 11.7.2014

Live in the studio The Amandla Chorus – songs of freedom & resistance, a  previewof this Saturday’s performance in Northampton…

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Monte’s March! 11.6.2014

$65,000+!!!  Monte’s March for the Food Bank with Congressman Jim McGovern and D.A. David Sullivan raised over $65,000!! Plus, Cool…

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The Day After Election ’14: Poetry and Sympathy

The Day After Election ’14: Poetry and Sympathy

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Elections & Environment & Animals (Oh my!) 11.4.14

Professor Brian Adams on Love in the Time of Climate Change; Jane Yolen & Heidi Stemple on Animal Stories (true stories), the…

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Immigration & Valerie Plame

The Bill Newman Show 11.3.14

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The Bill Newman Show 10.31.14

Jonathan Edwards: YES on Question 2 (losing would be scary); then, great story-telling for Halloween with Rona Leventhal and Historic…

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The Bill Newman Show 10.30.14

Andrea James, a leader of women against mass incarceration; Jennifer Rosner, author of If a Tree Falls and (her newest)…

Recent Headlines

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.

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Senate’s Harry Reid will not seek re-election

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. adjusts his glasses as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 24, 2015, following a policy luncheon. Reid is wearing special glasses as part of his recovery from injuries suffered in an exercise accident in January.

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid says that it would be "inappropriate" for him to seek re-election.