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11:38 am
Fri May 29, 2009

Emphasis - May 29

Macomb, IL – Julie root's guest is Tom Wilson.

Wilson has been writing historical newspaper columns about Galesburg since the mid-1990s. Some of his columns make up the book Remembering Galesburg.

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12:30 pm
Fri May 22, 2009

Emphasis - May 22

Macomb, IL – Rich Egger's guest is scholar and activist Maulana Karenga. Karenga was one of the keynote speakers at the annual Dealing With Difference Institute in Macomb.

The conversation begins with Karenga responding to the question posed in this year's theme for the DWDI: "Is Race Still Relevant After the Election of President Barack Obama?"

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12:27 pm
Fri May 15, 2009

Emphasis - May 15

Macomb, IL – Rich Egger's guest is J.Q. Adams. He is co-director of the 16th annual Dealing With Difference Institute.

The conference will be held May 19 and 20 at the Spoon River College campus in Macomb. The keynote speakers are Dr. Maulana Karenga and Dr. Sut Jhally.

Karenga will give the presentation Uprooting Racism, Rethinking Multiculturalism: Toward an Ethics of Sharing. It begins at 10:00 a.m. on May 19.

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12:51 pm
Fri May 8, 2009

Emphasis - May 8

Fort Madison, IA – Jason Parrott's guest is Lee County Health Department Administrator Julie Schilling. They talk about the H1N1 influenza, also known as swine flu. They discuss how it developed and why its movement has been difficult to predict.

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12:41 pm
Fri May 1, 2009

Emphasis - May 1

Macomb, IL – Rich Egger's guest is Jan Mandell. She is a teacher and founder of the Central Touring Theater Company. The group explores themes of social justice. Mandell was interviewed while she was in Macomb to lead a workshop at Western Illinois University.

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