Albany, NY – CNN journalist Soledad O'Brien is coming to Union College in Schenectady to speak about diversity on television, behind the scenes, and in our lives.
Joe and David ask her about her time as co-host of CNN's American Morning and her new position with CNN's Special Investigations Unit. Then they delve into the heady issue of how to create and maintain diversity, both in the newsroom and in our communities.
Albany, NY – Earlier this winter we were inundated with responses to our poll question about starting a family later in life. And amongst your wonderful emails was this essay from Debra Townsend. Her frank, honest, and frankly hilarious observations caught our eye and today she tells us what it's really like to have a baby at 47.
Debora Townsend is a communications specialist and a mother who lives in Loudonville, New York.
Albany, NY – Joan Murray's Poem, "I Saw Your Son Last Night." Joan Murray will be giving a reading at the Claverack Library on Sunday March 25th at 3 PM. Her reading, titled "Poems of Peace and Conscience," will observe the 5th anniversary of the US Invasion of Iraq.
Joan will read her poems about the Iraq war, as well as poems from new anthology, Poems to Live By in Troubling Times (published by Beacon Press 2006). She invites others to join her by bringing a poem about peace. For more info: Claverack Free Library 851-7120.