north korea http://wamc.org en 12/18/13 Panel http://wamc.org/post/121813-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao and chief of Capital New York's Albany bureau, Jimmy Vielkind.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Budget Deal Reprieve<br />Interrogation Report<br />Indian Diplomat<br />Rodman back to North Korea<br />Moreland Commission subpoenas<br />Reaction to the NYT "invisible child" series<br />Trump for Governor</p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 80115 at http://wamc.org 4/15/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/41513-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock and Ray Graf, and Mike Spain, Associate Editor of the Times Union. Joe Donahue moderates.</p><p>Today's topics include:<br>• Times Union Headlines<br>• Latest on North Korea<br>• April 15th – Tax Day<br>• Immigration Bill Support</p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 62237 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Bill Owens - Part 2 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-bill-owens-part-2-21 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>North Korea has the world on edge.&nbsp;</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Pyongyang is making what could be empty threats.</p><p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 61811 at http://wamc.org 4/8/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/4813-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Ray Graf, and Parry Teasdale – the man behind the Columbia paper and the news website: <a href="http://www.columbiapaper.com">columbiapaper.com</a>. Joe Donahue moderates.</p><p>This morning our discussion topics include:<br>• School taxes<br>• Library programs<br>• States consider taxing guns and ammo Mon, 08 Apr 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 61690 at http://wamc.org 4/5/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/4513-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC’s Associate News Producer, Patrick Donges, and the Producer of The Roundtable – Sarah LaDuke. Ray Graf moderates.</p><p>This morning our discussion topics include:</p><ul><li>North Korea Moves Missile to Coast</li><li>PEW: Majority Now Supports Legalizing Marijuana</li><li>Roger Ebert dies at 70 after battle with cancer</li></ul> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Ray Graf 61521 at http://wamc.org North Korean threats ‘very concerning,’ says Gibson http://wamc.org/post/north-korean-threats-very-concerning-says-gibson <p></p><p>WASHINGTON – Threats of attack by North Korea on the US and its allies is “very concerning” to Congressman Christopher Gibson (R-NY19).</p><p>The House member said on Wednesday that the administration in Washington is taking the “proper steps” in preparation of any action by the North Koreans.</p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 11:44:53 +0000 Hank Gross 61416 at http://wamc.org North Korean threats ‘very concerning,’ says Gibson 4/2/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/4213-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC’s News Director Ian Pickus, and Times-Union Capital reporter, Jimmy Vielkind.</p><p>This morning our discussion topics include:<br>Malcolm Smith's arrest<br>NYS Budget Wrap-up<br>Pork in the Budget<br>Obamacare Delays<br>North Korea Monitoring<br>Baseball’s Opening Day</p><p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 61238 at http://wamc.org Google's Schmidt Urges Internet Openness in North Korea http://wamc.org/post/googles-schmidt-urges-internet-openness-north-korea <p></p><p>BEIJING (AP) -- Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said Thursday it's up to North Korea to shed its self-imposed isolation and allow its citizens to use the Internet and connect with the outside world, or risk remaining way behind other countries.</p><p>Schmidt was returning from a private trip to North Korea with former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson that was not sanctioned by the U.S. government and has been criticized for appearing to boost Pyongyang's profile after its widely condemned rocket launch put a satellite into space last month.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 21:43:39 +0000 Associated Press 55490 at http://wamc.org Google's Schmidt Urges Internet Openness in North Korea Blaine Harden - Escape From Camp 14 http://wamc.org/post/blaine-harden-escape-camp-14 <p>WAMC&#39;s Ian Pickus speaks with journalist Blaine Harden about the thrilling life of Shin Dong-hyuk, the only person born in a North Korean concentration camp to escape to tell his story. Harden is the author of <em>Escape from Camp 14:&nbsp; One Man&#39;s Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West.</em></p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 15:51:44 +0000 Ian Pickus 37776 at http://wamc.org Blaine Harden - Escape From Camp 14