Station News & Events

3:02pm

Tue October 21, 2014
Station News & Events

John Carter Cash from the Q Vault for 10-21

TODAY on "Q" 

-- From the Q Vault, Jian’s conversation with John Carter Cash, son of Johnny Cash. A lost album by his father, 'Out Among the Stars', was released earlier this year.

-- The story of "rags to riches" permeates pop-culture. But Slate's John Swansburg argues that real-life examples of the self-made man are rarer than we think. And that our unwavering belief that anyone can pull themselves up by their bootstraps could be harmful.

2:57pm

Tue October 21, 2014
Station News & Events

More on the Battle against Islamic State Militants on The World for 10-21

Taking a ride with Haiti's ambulance service. More on that in just a minute.

First, our top stories today. We want to take you to the frontlines of the battle against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. Veteran reporter Jane Arraf has been visiting refugee camps in northern Iraq, and will tell us about preparations as winter approaches. We're also trying to make contact with an American ex-military man who has gone to fight with the Kurds against ISIS.

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2:48pm

Tue October 21, 2014
Station News & Events

Frank Toskan on Q for 10-20

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Jian talks to Frank Toskan, co-founder of the Canadian cosmetics brand MAC, about the company's commitment to activism AND the role of fashion in bringing about social change.

2:47pm

Tue October 21, 2014
Station News & Events

Eat Your Cauliflower--More on The World for 10-20

While Ebola panic grips the US, a reporter finds resilience in her native Liberia.

The New York Times' Helene Cooper, originally from Liberia, recently returned to the capital Monrovia to visit her family, and see how they are fairing in the battle against Ebola. She's back in the United States, and will compare and contrast the mood in Liberia with what she's seeing in America.

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8:02am

Mon October 20, 2014
Station News & Events

MTSU On the Record Ponders the ‘Confusing’ Future of Liberty

A political scientist will dissect the sometimes competing values of personal freedom and furthering the greater good on the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Dr. Peter Augustine Lawler will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).

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