The Roundtable

The Roundtable
11:47 am
Fri April 6, 2007

Roundtable Interview with Soledad O'Brien

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.

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The Roundtable
10:52 am
Fri April 6, 2007

Congressional Corner with NY's Michael Arcuri 4/6, 4/9, 4/10

Albany, NY – New York's Michael Arcuri joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss his EAT Healthy Bill, Iraq funding, and the economy of upstate New York.

The Roundtable
2:30 am
Fri April 6, 2007

Joe Donahue's Interview with Laura Sessions Stepp: Unhooked - How Young Women Persue Sex, Avoid Love, And Lose At Both

Albany, NY – What is a hook up? According to Washington Post parenting reporter, Laura Sessions Stepp, the term eludes a neat definition. And that is by design.

Session has just written about the subject in the book "Unhooked: How Young Women Pursue Sex, Avoid Love, And Lose At Both."

The Roundtable
2:19 am
Tue April 3, 2007

Congressional Corner with VT's Peter Welch 4/3, 4/4, 4/5

Albany, NY – Vermont's Peter Welch joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to talk about the war in Iraq, care for Veterans, and Global Warming.

The Roundtable
11:01 am
Wed March 28, 2007

Listener Essay: Debora Townsend / Motherhood later in life

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.

The Roundtable
1:50 am
Fri March 16, 2007

Congressional Corner with CT's Joe Courtney 3/16, 3/17, 3/18

Albany, NY – Connecticut's Joe Courtney joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the conditions at Walter Reed, proposed cuts to first responders, and submarine production.

The Roundtable
4:49 am
Wed March 14, 2007

Joan Murray's Poem "I Saw Your Son Last Night" 3/14/07

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.

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The Roundtable
1:48 am
Wed March 14, 2007

Congressional Corner with VT's Peter Welch 3/14, 3/15

Albany, NY – Vermont's Peter Welch joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the facilities at Walter Reed and Welch's new carbon neutral offices.

The Roundtable
4:56 am
Fri March 9, 2007

Congressional Corner with VT's Bernie Sanders 3/9, 3/12, 2/13

Albany, NY – Vermont's U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss medical care for veterans, President Bush's 2008 budget, and the war in Iraq.

The Roundtable
5:00 am
Wed March 7, 2007

Congressional Corner with MA's Richard Neal 3/6, 3/7, 3/8

Albany, NY – MA's Richard Neal joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss Medicare, taxes, and Iraq.

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