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  • 01:04

    Gordon Skinner joins us to discuss his films and documentaries on social justice

    in Health

    Director Gordon T. Skinner 


     His documentary films include: Cornelia Street Café: The Whole World Passes Through; The Kuna Indians: A Culture in crisis; Sitting in the Fire: Profiles of the Peacemakers, Sam Pollard & Albert Maysles, exec. producers; Strategic Omissions: The Truth Behind The Health Effects After 9/11, Albert Maysles, exec. producer; Lost Innocents: Child Soldiers At War, His work was profiled in an award-winning documentary for NHK on John Lennon’s music Imagine:


    Director Skinner, will be joined on air by two patients featured in his upcoming documentary "Dialysis Diaries".


    Bill Brazell:
    Bill inherited polycystic kidney disease from his father, and has a 50-percent chance of passing this genetic fate to one of his daughters. His situation inspired him to become a spokesperson for PKD awareness, going so far as to dress up as “Kenny the Kidney” at the Walk for PKD each spring. 


    Jimmie Briggs:
    A year after he was declared ‘GQ Man of the Year’ for his work against gender violence, Jimmie suffered a heart attack and renal failure. Only in his early 40s, this sad twist of fate has forced him to live with constant uncertainty. We follow Jimmie as he struggles through painful dialysis treatments, searches desperately for an organ donor, and fights to get his transplant covered by Medicare. 


    Thursday August 7,  9:00 Eastern, 8:00 Central, 6:00 Pacific


    Listen to the show at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/dialysisadvocates


    To take part, call in to the show dial 347-857-3961


     

  • 01:00

    Profile:Matthew O'Neil/Director/2 Oscar Nom/Redemption

    in Movies

    Matthew O'Neill is an Emmy® Award winning and Academy Award® nominated director whose been working with DCTV making documentaries for the last ten years. For the 2006 HBO documentary he directed with Jon Alpert, Baghdad ER, he earned a Columbia DuPont Award, a Peabody Award, an Overseas Press Club Award and three Primetime Emmy Awards for Nonfiction Programs (Best Directing, Best Cinematography and Exceptional Merit in Non-Fiction Programming). His other HBO documentaries include the Academy Award ® nominated Redemption (2013),the Emmy® nominated Alive Day Memories:Home From Iraq, the Emmy® nominated Section 60: Arlington National Cemetery (2008), the Academy Award ® nominated China’s Unnatural Disaster: The Tears of Sichuan Province (2009), the Academy Award short-listed In Tahrir Square: 18 Days of Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution (2012) and Wartorn: 1861-2010 (2010) - winner of the 2011 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award Grand Prize. His other documentaries have aired on PBS, ESPN, Channel 4, NHK and broadcasters worldwide. In 2005 he was awarded a Pew Fellowship for International Reporting and his filmmaking overseas since has taken him fromthe steppes of Siberia to the scrap mines of Potosi in Boliviad on to Russia, Turkey, China, Cuba, Iraq, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Bolivia, Mexico, Haiti, Afghanistan, Egypt, Venezuela and North and South Korea. His work closer to home has been recognized with five New York Emmy Awards and a Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Service Television Journalism. Matthew grew up on Long Island in New York, graduated from Yale University with a degree in Theater and is a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations.  You can email your questions to 123filmeasy@gmail.com Link: www.123FilmEasy.com. Follow us on Twitter @123Film

  • 00:59

    Be Confident in your own skin... W/ Allana Pratt

    in Lifestyle

    Allana Pratt, a captivating storyteller, on-air talent, and gifted coach, is authentically interested in people. People say they can see it in her eyes. Family and relationship expert, international speaker, and on-air talent, Pratt received her training from the most qualified sources—an Ivy League education, celebrity interviews, and foreign venues. Her composure and ability to handle the unpredictable landed her coveted assignments at CNN, roles as spokesperson for prestigious companies like Sanyo, Canon, and Toyota, and as a correspondent for NHK-TV Japan, for the Ginza Update to promote Japanese fashion internationally in her early twenties.

  • 00:33

    Iain Gibb: Actor, Musician, Chef, Comedian

    in Education


    Look for Makate Katsu or Victory in Defeat on Sept. 8 on NHK!

  • 01:31

    Seth and Sean

    in Sports

    More playoff messes, Man City and the question of the day. Call-in (760) 283-0846   7 pm tonight.  

  • 01:00

    Seth & Sean

    in Sports

    Seth & the Gimp talk French Open with Ryan Crinnigan, NBA playoffs with BSP owner Randy Zellea and more.... tonight at 7 - (760) 283-0846  http://tobtr.com/s/3264207

  • 01:00

    Seth and Sean

    in Sports

    More playoff messes, Man City and the question of the day. Call-in (760) 283-0846   7 pm tonight.   http://tobtr.com/s/3264205.

  • 01:00

    Paul Sladkus, Television & Media Producer in New York

    in Culture

    Paul Sladkus has 40 years of diversified experience in the communications industry. He and his company, Milestone Broadcast Corporation, have successfully carried out numerous production, fund raising, advertising/marketing/public relations, new technology and management assignments.
    Good News Planet is his current project which brings good news and unique interviews to people around the world.
    Find out more at: GoodNewsPlanet.com
    Prior to Good News Planet, Paul was an executive with CBS & PBS Television for fourteen years working on more than 150 television shows and series..
    Paul’s media credits include:
    Emmy’s for Love of Life on CBS, The Nature Series and The Brain Series on PBS/NHK/French.
    Other credits:
    All in the Family – The Emmys – The Oscars – Sonny and Cher – Good Times – AFI Salute to James Cagney and Orson Wells – Captain Kangaroo – Maude – Match Game – Carol Burnett – WCBS News – LA Lakers – Tony Orlando – The Young and the Restless – Cronkite – The Price Is Right – Rose Bowl Parade – Shirley MacLaine – Innovation – The Pacific Century – All Time Music Songbook – Big Band Music – World Earth Day (with NHK), and other environmental specials – The Water Hour (80 Hours Produced) – UN International Peace Day, and, The UN International Water Day since their inception.

  • 00:46

    Mansoor Ijaz: The Invisible Hand in US-Pakistan Relations

    in Business

    Mansoor Ijaz - An American businessman of Pakistani Ancestry, an investment banker and media commentator, mostly in relation to Pakistan, Iraq, and Afghanistan.   He is the founder and chairman of Crescent Investment Management LLC, a New York investment partnership since 1990 that includes retired General James Alan Abrahamson, former director of President Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative.   Away from Crescent's daily business affairs, Ijaz serves on the College Foundation Board of Trustees at the University of Virginia and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.   Ijaz appears regularly on a variety of financial and political news programs for CNN, Fox News, BBC, Germany ARD TV, Japan NHK, ABC, and NBC. 

  • 01:01

    SUCCESSFUL, SEXY & HOT!

    in Spirituality

    Join Jeremiah Gabriel LeBlanc With Special Guest Family And Relationship Expert Allana Pratt...http://allanapratt.com
    a captivating storyteller, on-air talent, and gifted coach, is authentically interested in people. People say they can see it in her eyes. Family and relationship expert, international speaker, and on-air talent, Pratt received her training from the most qualified sources—an Ivy League education, celebrity interviews, and foreign venues. Her composure and ability to handle the unpredictable landed her coveted assignments at CNN, roles as spokesperson for prestigious companies like Sanyo, Canon, and Toyota, and as a correspondent for NHK-TV Japan, for the Ginza Update to promote Japanese fashion internationally in her early twenties.

  • 01:01

    Equip 2 Endure Show #4

    in Education

    Equip 2 Endure Show #4
    12:00PM (Noon) Central Time 1:00PM EST
    Adam Francis, Robert Oliver, and Joe Flowers welcome you to another informative episode of The Equip 2 Endure Podcast.
    Guest:
    Ron Hood. BA, M.S. Ed.D. (ABD), served in the Military Intelligence Community while in the Army Security Agency (ASA). After training, Ron spent a year  in the Middle East and nearly 18 months in Vietnam. Ron taught accredited classes in wilderness skills at two universities full-time for over 20 years, authored numerous articles for national magazines, published a Guidebook to the Sierra, and has appeared on many TV and radio programs. Ron spends much of his time today learning, practicing, and studying skills with native populations around the world--most recently in Romania where he studied ancient Bronze making and hiked the Carpathian mountains. Ron has been featured in dozens of TV programs, including Backpacker Magazine's “Anyplace Wild," MythBusters, Ultimate Survival, Nickelodeon, and Japanese Television's NHK network. Ron's 27 survival training videos are recognized as the best survival training aids in the world. Ron has organized and led month-long expeditions to the Andean Cordillera of Chile in search of ancient Inca sites, as well as two long-term expeditions to reach, research, and film the isolated Chapra/Candoshi tribes of Peru. Ron is the publisher of Survival.com Magazine that specializes in all forms of survival and preparedness. Ron and his adventurous wife Karen are co-owners of Hoods Woods Video Productions.
     
    Hoods Woods website. (www.survival.com)