The U.S. is bracing for President-elect Donald Trump. All initial indications are that the U.S. is in for a dramatic change of leadership, more like some of the authoritarian regimes we are used to reading about in other parts of the world. Over the last decade, I have worked as an environmental and human-rights philanthropist trying to protect people and …
When she was told that her 20-month-old son had autism, Andrea Libutti MD was devastated. Therapists said he would never communicate with others, nor would he ever form meaningful relationships. Still, Andrea refused to accept that dim prognosis and instead embarked on a years-long journey of discovery and healing.
Listeners are always curious about Beatty’s background. So today she talks openly about her family, career and her own challenges. She also encourages people when difficulties arise to not despair. But rather, we all need to take a deep breath and acknowledge, address and resolve our problems one by one with or without professional health.
“The danger is, as ever with these things, unintended consequences.” So wrote Prime Minister Tony Blair to President George W. Bush in 2002, as Bush prepared to invade Iraq. Blair’s unstinting support of US policy, notwithstanding numerous unknowns and acknowledged large-scale obstacles, is more than a case of over-optimism or misplaced friendship. For as the Chilcot Commission has just concluded after a …
Although it’s difficult to remember those days eight years ago when Democrats seemed to represent something idealistic and hopeful and brave, let’s take a moment and try to recall the stand Barack Obama once took against lobbyists. Those were the days when the nation was learning that George W. Bush’s Washington was, essentially, just a big playground for those lobbyists …
A Bowl of Soul Broadcast – 10-23-2015
Johnny B-Goode – Chuck Berry – R&B/Rock & Roll – 1958
Long Tall Sally – Little Richard – R&B/Rock & Roll – 1956
Salsoul Rainbow – The Salsoul Orchestra – R&B – 1975
Livin’ It Up (Friday Night) – Bell & James – R&B – 1979
Down By Law – Fab Five Freddy – R&B/Hip Hop – 1983
L-O-V-E – Joss Stone – R&B – 2008
Brown Skin Lady – Mos Def & Talib Kweli – R&B/Hip Hop – 1998
I Can’t Stop – John Davis & The Monster Orchestra – R&B – 1976
One Nation – Thee 1 Nation – R&B – 2015
Cancel Him – LaRose Jackson – Southern Soul/R&B – 2015
Put It In Ya Life$ – Connie G – Southern Soul/R&B – 2015
What’s it like knowing from a very early age that your gender does not match who you really are? Tune in and hear Beatty’s guest, Josephine Fantasia Perez, a biracial transgender woman talk about her journey; without money, family support and personal make-up and wardrobe stylists.
VE 183 Mid Summer Pleasures Led Zeppelin: Dancing Days Style Council: Long Hot Summer The Who: Sea And Sand Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Even The Losers Sweet: California Nights Patti Smith: Redondo Beach Neil Young: Long May You Run Paul McCartney: Heart Of the Country REM: Gardening At Night The Guess Who: No Time B52s: Summer Of Love Dave …