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Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane is an intelligent talk show dealing with issues of the Delaware Valley, as well as issues of national and global concern. Radio Times is produced by WHYY in Philadelphia.
||CleanThe politics of black hair||Guests: Elizabeth Wellington, Syreeta Scott, Lori Tharps - Gabby Douglas, Simone Biles and Simone Manuel stunned the world with their athletic talents during the Olympic Games in Rio, but criticism over the athletes’ hair surfaced on social media.||8/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Times in Review: Author Jonathan Safran Foer, Filmmaker Alex Garland, The Constitution Center’s Jeffery Rosen||Guests: Jonathan Safran Foer, Alex Garland, Jeffery Rosen - Coming up on today’s edition of Radio Times in Review; we’ll listen to Marty’s interview with author JONATHAN SAFRAN-FOER, recorded immediately following the publication of his first,||8/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe great immigration debate||Guests: William Stock, Rich Lowry - When Donald Trump announced his bid for president, he made headlines for his claim that he would build a wall along the Mexican border and make the Mexican government pay for it. Over a year later,||8/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean“I Contain Multitudes” – on microbes and our microbiome; Hiring undocumented immigrants||Guests: Ed Yong, Javier Garcia Hernandez - For centuries humankind has been waging a war against microbes – the bacteria, viruses, archaea and fungus that live in and all around us. But now scientists are beginning to understand that microbes play a .||8/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean100th anniversary of America’s National Park Service||Guests: David Quammen, Beth Pratt-Bergstrom, Jeremy Cronon - We’ll discuss the 100th anniversary of America’s National Park Service with DAVID QUAMMEN, the author of four books of fiction and ten nonfiction titles including ‘YELLOWSTONE: A Journ||8/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMarijuana: What science tells us and why it’s still a schedule 1 drug||Guests: Sara Jane Ward, Jonathan Caulkins, Stephen Corn - Host Mary Cummings-Jordan discusses what science tells us about marijuana, and the government’s refusal to change its status as a schedule I drug. She’ll be joined in-studio by SARA JANE WARD,||8/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanExtreme weather and climate change||Guests: Heidi Cullen, David Titley - Severe flooding in Louisiana has killed 13 people and damaged or destroyed over 60,000 homes. In California, a five-year drought and scorching weather has fueled the Blue Cut fire, among others in the state.||8/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLionel Shriver’s ‘The Mandibles: A Family 2029-2047′||Guest: Lionel Shriver - In LIONEL SHRIVER's, novel The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047, the world economy has collapsed and one wealthy family is forced to shift from expectations of opulence to the reality of financial ruin.||8/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHospital food: Gross or…absolutely delicious?||Guests: Stuart Fine, Ryan Conklin, Stacia Clinton - A congealed cup of mashed potatoes, a rubbery bologna sandwich or a jiggling mass of room-temperature orange jello. Those were once the horrors that made up hospital food. But these days,||8/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPsychoanalyzing the candidates||Guests: Nassir Ghaemi, Dan McAdams - Psychiatrists and psychologists, and the public at large, have been weighing in on Donald Trump’s mental health and his personality. Some claim he suffers from narcissistic personality disorder,||8/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Excellence in Broadcasting
She's as objective as is humanly possible. She's fair to the guests in allowing the fullest of answers. She's polite to all callers. She's in control in an amazing variety of subjects. She's got one of the best classrooms on air. It's a toss up between her and Melvyn Bragg as to who's the best host on radio. And that's a good thing.
one of the best interviewers on radio
Marty Moss-Coane is one of the best informed, most intelligent peopleon radio. Add to that careful preparation and a gift for listening- an unbeatable combination.
Marty's always amazingly thorough and insightful AND she's from Philly!