Radio

Danika Padilla: activist

Note: this interview was recorded and first broadcast in May, 2015.  Since then, the settler-colonization witnessed by Danika Padilla has intensified so that today the 51-year old occupation has encroached deeper and wider with more human rights abolished, more Palestinian … View full post

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Avigail Abarbanel: “Liberate our language!”

Israel-born and -bred psychotherapist and activist, Avigail Abarbanel, brings her psychological expertise to analyze how changing the language we use can fundamentally alter the way we understand human and geopolitical relationships, with particular reference to Israel’s settler-colonialism in Palestine. This conversation is a … View full post

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North Fork Works 2018

Laura Klahre, scientist, bee farmer, owner of Blossom Meadow Farm and Southold resident, talks about pollination, native bees and their existential importance.  (Re-broadcast on WPKN March 2, 2016.  Produced by Tony Ernst.) https://ia800204.us.archive.org/12/items/LauraKlahreNorthForkWorks030216/LauraKlahre-NorthForkWorks-03-02-16.mp3 Steph Gaylor of Invincible Summer Farms and Long Island … View full post

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Tipping: do we have to?

I’ve updated my earlier critical observations (Tidings, Sept. 2008) about the practice of tipping in America, gratified to see that, even if it took ten years, at least one leading New York restaurant mogul–Danny Meyer–has done away with tipping throughout his 13 … View full post

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Danny Gregory: artist, blogger, author

Danny Gregory is this month’s guest on Tidings.  He is also my son. Danny started his love affair with books when he was six years old which he credits for the creative life he has led ever since. He is a … View full post

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Beggars and begging

Begging: a profession? a misfortune? a job? a scourge? a spiritual practice? an industry? a stain on society? freedom of choice? Lively commentary along with interviews with American tourists to India and Indian bloggers and writers.  Also illustrated blog post here. First … View full post

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