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.
We discuss current events with Bob Flaherty.
Rorey Casey, an organizer with Holyoke Charter YES!, joins us to examine the question: Is the Holyoke city government dysfunctional?
We talk about Poverty in the Valley with former Northampton Mayor and Executive Director of the non-profit Community Action Claire Higgins.
We get a report from the statehouse from Representative Aaron Vega of the 5th Hampden District.
We speak with Mount Holyoke College President and medical ethicist Lynn Pasquerella about the force-feeding of Guantanamo detainees.
We talk to Mass ACLU director Matt Segal about the current state of the Annie Dookan drug lab scandal. Then,…
We speak to Governor Michael Dukakis about Trayvon Martin and the role that both casinos and mass transit could play…
Northampton Councilor Bill Dwight on the State Budget and Michael Kogut, Chair of the Citizens Against Casino Gaming.
We speak with ACLU of Massachusetts Legal Director Matt Segal, then First Generation’s Artistic Director Julie Lichtenberg.