1. The Bill Newman Show 2/13/2017

    Senior Editor of The Atlantic magazine, Derek Thompson, author of “The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction;” Vira Douangmany Cage, Marla Goldberg-Jamate, and Lisa Kosanpvik argue against the proposed Amherst elementary school construction project; and Josh Silver, Represent.US’s CEO, on the continued popularity (or not?) of Donald Trump and filling and refilling the swamp.

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  2. The Bill Newman Show 2/10/2017

    We fishwrap yesterday’s Circuit Court of appeals decision on Trump’s Muslim ban; Leigh Bailey (Board President) and Kathryn Baker (V-P) of Northampton Neighbors describe this new community for our community; Rex Fowler on his gig this weekend at the Iron Horse; Steve Sanderson, Interim Arts Correspondent, hosts our “Inside/Out” segment.

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  3. The Bill Newman Show 2/9/2017

    Free Justin! Rabbi Justin David speaks with Bill and Rev. Peter Ives about his recent civil disobedience and arrest, protesting the ban on refugees and immigrants; Sam Rush, from New Century Theater, and the Ha Ha’s Pam Victor, from bed, talk to us about love, a lot of love, for all to see on Sunday; Catherine Hiller, author of “Just Say Yes” A Marijuana Memoir” fills the joint with happy memories; Penny Burke, from the Northampton center for the Arts, ices this cake with the ice sculptures coming to and being created on the sidewalks of downtown Northampton Friday.

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  4. The Bill Newman Show 2/8/2017

    First, we Fishwrap our rabbi; then, Dr. Meredith Wadman, author of “The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease;” followed by “Vaya con Munoz”– Jim Lescault from Amherst Media speaks with Natalia Munoz on the threat that the Town of Amherst might dismember its long-time and highly regarded local cable access channel.

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  5. The Bill Newman Show 2/7/2017

    Zak Bayers, new Executive Director of PHENON, the Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts, joins Max Page to discuss the 2017 education agenda in Massachusetts and the upcoming Day of Action; philanthropist and art collector Jordan Schnitzer on the extraordinary exhibit of work from his collection by Kara Walker now at the UMass Museum of Contemporary Art; Hampshire College professor Salman Hameed on the effect of Trump’s Muslim ban.

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  6. The Bill Newman Show 2/6/2017

    Irvine Sobelman , member of the Sugar Shack Alliance and Steering Committee member of Climate Action Now, on today’s Kinder-Morgan pipeline-induced and judicially-approved funeral (the death, not the funeral) of the Otis State Forest; JM Sorrell, the LGBTQ JP, on Trump’s effect on the community; Liz Friedman, co-chair of Our Bodies/Our Justice, and Amaad Rivera, former Springfield City Councilor and former aide to Sen Ed Markey, on the upcoming Our Bodies/Our Justice rally; Black in the Valley with special guest Hip-Hop producer Demany Gordon.

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  7. The Bill Newman Show 2/3/2017

    Newman on Trump; Daniel Bullen on Daniel Shays; Brain Leaf on yoga; Steve Sanderson on the arts scene; Scott Coen on Brady and the Patriots.

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  8. The Bill Newman Show 2/2/2017

    LIVE in the studio, The Northamptones -WOW!! Steve Sanderson, Event Producer at the Northampton Arts Council, on the upcoming “Four Sundays in February” program; Reverend Peter Ives, Rabbi Justin David and Rev. Todd Weir on sanctuary.

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  9. The Bill Newman Show 2/1/2017

    We fishwrap President’s SCOTUS nominee; then, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Larry Hott reviews this year’s Academy Award documentary film nominees; and Natalia Munoz interviews Masslive and El Pueblo Latino reporter Liz Roman on Springfield’s distancing itself from the designation “Sanctuary City.”

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  10. The Bill Newman Show 1/31/2017

    PHENOM (Public Higher Education Network of Mass.) founder Max Page on Trump cabinet nominee Betsy DeVos, the Amherst Town Meeting rejection of the proposal for new schools, and Gov. Baker’s allegedly successful program for higher ed; then, “It Can’t Happen Here” (or can it?) The topic is fascism coming to America; our guest is Professor Sally Parry, Executive Director of the Sinclair Lewis Society.

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