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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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)…

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The Bill Newman Show 10.29.14

Teresa Lorenco of Gypsy Lane Burlesque & Cabaret; Prof. Max Page on  an upcoming shortage of college grads in Massachusetts?

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The Bill Newman Show 10.28.14

Steve Abdow & Alan Cabot, leaders of Repeal the Casino Deal; Dr. Susan Lowery & Marina Goldman on the Ebola…

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The Bill Newman Show 10.27.14

Bob Herbert, NYTimes columnist, on Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America; activist Paki Wieland—GUILTY of disturbing…

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The Bill Newman Show 10.24.14

Attorney Rob Cary on DOJ’s political & personal prosecutions; Duke Goldman & Scott Coen on the World Series.

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The Bill Newman Show 10.23.14

Cooley Dickinson Hospital CEO Joanne Marqusee; authors Jane Yolen & Greg Ruth (his new book is Coming Home); Robert Jonas,…

Recent Headlines

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FBI understaffed to tackle cyber threats

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The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, a report by the U.S. Department of Justice shows.

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Hundreds Turn Out To Oppose Pipeline at FERC Hearing

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The hearing by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission starts the clock on a 60-day environmental review of the project

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One Of Two Missing Northampton Peacocks Returns Home

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Owner Dee Boyle-Clapp says the female, named Lucrezia, was recovered over the weekend, but her mate, Bob, is still at large

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Lawmakers Back 2-day Sales Tax Holiday in August

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Legislators vote to suspend the state's 6.25 percent sales tax on most items Aug. 15-16.

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Lawmakers Move To Restore UMass Funds Vetoed By Baker

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Both chambers voted to restore $5 million cut by Baker from the original funding appropriation for the University of Massachusetts.