Station News & Events

12:14pm

Fri March 14, 2014
Station News & Events

The World Takes a Look at Two International Cliffhangers for 3-14-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

Two cliff hangers end the week.  Washington and European capitals are on edge over Ukraine.  And much of the globe is on edge over the the fate of a Malaysia Airlines jet and its crew and passengers.

Also, that most meaningful relationship in our lives: our cars.  We continue to explore the history of the Arab Oil Embargo of 40 years ago. Today, Jon Miller reports on how the crisis changed the way Americans thought about driving, at least for a while.

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1:34pm

Thu March 13, 2014
Station News & Events

This Saturday's MTSU On the Record Examines History of Dr. James Buchanan

The next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program will examine the family history of Nobel Prize winner and MTSU alumnus Dr. James Buchanan.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Dr. Reuben Kyle, retired professor of economics, will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, March 10, and 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, March 16, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).

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1:13pm

Thu March 13, 2014
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Voluntary Ban on Unauthorized Photos of Celebrity Children Today's Topic on Q (3-13-14)

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Author and writer SALIL TRIPATHI  on the threat to freedom of expression in India as the country’s political pendulum swings to the right and observers say the country's creative class is being bullied into silence.

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1:09pm

Thu March 13, 2014
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The World Looks at the Politics of the Malaysian Jet Crash for 3-13-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

The search widens for the missing Malaysian jetliner.  There is the human toll of the tragedy -- 229 passengers and crew -- but there is also, as always, the politics.  Malaysian leaders now find themselves in the spotlight.  Today Marco speaks with journalist Kean Wong about the politics surrounding this mind-boggling disaster.

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12:15pm

Wed March 12, 2014
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The Lady in Number 6 Director Malcolm Clarke on Q for 3-12-14

TODAY on "Q" 

-- We talk to Foreign Policy editor CHRISTIAN CARYL about how Russian media covers Ukraine and how it reflects Putin’s hold on the national media there.

-- Montreal-based director MALCOLM CLARKE speaks about his Oscar-winning short documentary “The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life” about the life of the late Holocaust survivor Alice Herz-Sommer.

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