Albany, NY – November is lung cancer awareness week. We're joined by two doctors and one lung cancer survivor.
Dr. Thomas Lynch is Chief of Hematology and Oncology and the Director of the Center for Thoracic Cancers at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
Albany, NY – Independent Billy Szych is running for Congress in the 1st District of Massachusetts against Democrat inmbent John Olver. Alan starts by asking Mr. Szych why he wants to represent his district.
Albany, NY – John Hall is a Democrat running for Congress in the 19th district of New York against incumbent Sue Kelly. He joins Alan in the Congressional Corner to discuss health care and how he's doing in the race.
Albany, NY – Anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan has been at the center of the anti-war movement for more than a year now.
Sheehan, whose son Casey was killed in Iraq in 2004, gained national media attention in the summer of 2005 when she camped by President George W. Bush's Crawford, Texas ranch in an attempt to meet with him and discuss the war in Iraq.
Albany, NY – Cindy Sheehan says that when her son Casey was killed in April of 2004, she was nearly destroyed by grief. But three weeks later she had an epiphany: She needed to speak out on war and policy issues. Her crusade brough her in 2005 to Crawford, Texas and to launch Camp Casy.
Albany, NY – Cheryl Nechamen is the director of Capital District Energy Action - a local group that is sponsoring the 100 Mile Diet Challenge and Thanksgiving recipe contest: http://100milechallenge.com