The Roundtable

The Roundtable
1:15 am
Thu February 2, 2006

Roundtable conversation on Domestic Adoption/Foster Care 2/2/06

Albany, NY – About two months ago, we produced a segment on overseas adoption, with a focus on adopting children from Africa.

This morning we shift that focus from adopting overseas to adopting children, epsecially older children, who are looking for homes right here in America.

We're joined by three experts:

- Tito Del Pilar: Noted speaker and nationally recognized presenter on foster care and adoption issues. He is the Associate Director and the Director of Training for Family Focus Adoption Services.

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The Roundtable
11:02 am
Mon January 30, 2006

Congressional Corner with VT's Bernie Sanders 1/31, 2/1, 2/2

Albany, NY – Vermont's Bernie Sanders joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the NSA wiretapping hearings, rising oil prices, and the economy.

The Roundtable
1:42 am
Fri January 27, 2006

Roundtable conversation wtih Theatre 88's new play WHAT I HEARD ABOUT IRAQ 1/27/06

Albany, NY – As the war in Iraq rages on and the death toll rises daily, Theatre 88 will present WHAT I HEARD ABOUT IRAQ, a staged reading of the play that ignited the Los Angeles area. The play was originally adapted for the stage by Simon Levy from Eliot Weinberger's provocative article, "What I Heard About Iraq."

The cast is composed of Albany area theatre professors who are concerned about the war and wish to inspire a thoughtful, enlightened discussion. The reading also interweaves multi media sounds and images from real news footage.

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The Roundtable
8:42 am
Thu January 26, 2006

Listener Essay - Judith Barnes/Ebay 1/25

Albany, NY – The adage "one person's trash is another person's treasure" has never been more true than on Ebay. Today, essayist Judy Barnes shares the joy of selling her stuff on the internet.

Judith Barnes is an entrepreneur and educator who lives in Albany, New York.

The Roundtable
3:54 am
Thu January 26, 2006

Joe Donahue's Interview with Lee Eisenber 1/25

Albany, NY – WAMC's Joe Donahue spoke with Lee Eisenber, author of the new book: "The Number," A book about how to properly prepare for retirement.

The Roundtable
3:49 am
Thu January 26, 2006

Joe Donahue's interview with Jane Bryant Quinn 1/25

Albany, NY – Her newest book on finances is called: "Smart and Simple Financial Strategies For Busy People." WAMC's Joe Donahue spoke with her about how she came to write a money book for busy people...

Jane Bryant Quinn's latest is "Smart and Simple Financial Strategies For Busy People." It is published by Simon and Schuster. She spoke with WAMC's Joe Donahue.

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The Roundtable
2:21 am
Wed January 25, 2006

Roundtable conversation with Dahr Jamail 1/25/06

Albany, NY – Dahr Jamail joined Susan and Joe live in the studio on Wednesday January 25th.

For more information about Dahr Jamail, visit http://DahrJamailIraq.com

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The Roundtable
2:02 am
Wed January 25, 2006

Congressional Corner with NY's Sherwood Boehlert - 1/26, 1/27, 1/30

Albany, NY – New York's Sherwood Boehlert joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the Congressman's trip to the South Pole, changes in the House leadership, and Iran.

The Roundtable
10:45 am
Mon January 23, 2006

Roundtable Conversation with John Bonifaz 1/19/06

Albany, NY – Bonifaz joined Susan Arbetter and Joe Donahue on The Roundtable to discuss his platform and reasons for running.

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The Roundtable
11:48 am
Fri January 20, 2006

Congressional Corner with MA's Richard Neal 1/23, 1/24, 1/25

Albany, NY – The Bay State's Richard Neal joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the state's declining population, changes in the House leadership, and the role of lobbying in politics.

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