KSER News

Between the Lines - Fri 6pm

Matthew Hoh, Senior Fellow at the Center for International Policy suggests the U.S. could become mired in an endless war as the military situation in Afghanistan continues to deteriorate.  Also, Eric Kingson, co-author of Social Security Works and co-director of the Strengthen Social Security campaign talks about the social security disability fund “shortfall” and GOP efforts to exploit it.

Left, Right & Center - Fri 6:30pm

Provocative, up-to-the-minute, alive and witty, this weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture proves those with impeccable credentials needn't lack personality. This weekly "love-hate relationship of the air" features four of the most insightful news analysts anywhere. 

New Dimensions - Sun 6am

THIS WEEK:  Homer, An Eyeless Cat, Teaches Love And Courage with Gwen Cooper. This is an adventure story of a blind cat, Homer, and a woman finding one another, and the lessons this relationship taught her. Homer survived being trapped without Cooper for days after 9/11 in an apartment near the World Trade Center, and even saved Cooper’s life when he chased an intruder, who broke into their home in the middle of the night. But it was Homer’s unswerving loyalty, his infinite capacity for love, and his joy in the face of all obstacles that inspired Cooper daily and transformed her life.

Alternative Radio - Sun 7am

THIS WEEK:  Naomi Klein - Transitioning to Climate Justice.  Climate change, you've heard of that. But climate justice? Climate justice is the understanding that we will not be able to stop climate change if we don't change the neo-liberal, corporate-based economy which stops us from achieving sustainable societies. Naomi Klein talks about coming to climate justice before it is too late.

Sound Living (Rebroadcast from Friday 4pm) - Sun 8am

THIS WEEK: How Barney Peterson spent her summer vacation. 
Monroe Elementary School teacher Barney Peterson spent her summer at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center’s Space Camp.  Just as astronauts do in their training, she flew simulated space missions and learned to maneuver and manage a bulky space suit and helmet. Peterson and her fellow teachers slept in quarters designed to replicate the experience of sleeping on the ISS and used simulators and equipment based upon the simulators and equipment used by NASA today. Here about her adventures on Sound Living.