florida http://wamc.org en Vox Pop : Open Forum - The Acquittal Of George Zimmerman : 7/16/13 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-open-forum-acquittal-george-zimmerman-71613 <p>Across the country, communities are continuing to react to Saturday’s acquittal of Sanford, Florida neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman for the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.</p><p>On Sunday, the U.S. Justice Department said it is reviewing evidence in the case to determine whether federal criminal civil rights charges are warranted.</p><p>Today we want to hear your take on the verdict and whether George Zimmerman should face charges of racially motivated criminality. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.</p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:00:00 +0000 69307 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Open Forum - The Acquittal Of George Zimmerman : 7/16/13 Congressional Corner with Rich Clark - Part 3 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-rich-clark-part-3-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The 2016 parlor games have already begun.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Rich Clark, Associate Professor of Political Science and director of the Castleton Polling Institute, tells WAMC’s David Guistina that Florida will remain important in the next election .</p><p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 14:50:00 +0000 David Guistina 61041 at http://wamc.org The Book Show #1283 - Dave Barry http://wamc.org/post/book-show-1283-dave-barry <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0399158685/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0399158685&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Insane City</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0399158685" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1" /></em> is Pulitzer Prize winning humorist Dave Barry's first novel in more than 10 years, though he has been writing non-fiction best-sellers during that time. In the book, Seth Weinstein is on his way to his destination wedding in Florida.</p><p>Little does he know what's in store: Russian gangsters, angry strippers, a desperate Haitian refugee and her two children on the run from some very bad men, and an 11-foot albino Burmese python named Blossom.</p><p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:06:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 58101 at http://wamc.org The Book Show #1283 - Dave Barry