WHYY-FM: Radio Times Podcast
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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.
||Understanding hemp as a legal crop with "Organic Cowboy," Doug Fine||Guest: Doug Fine As the widely contested legalization of marijuana in the United States is increasingly making headlines, pot's non-psychoactive cousin, hemp, became legal earlier this year. The Agricultural Act of 2014 allows for 13 states' universities and […]||4/18/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||The legacy of toxic dumping in Toms River||Guest: Dan Fagin [From the Radio Times Archives] When chemical companies came to the New Jersey town of Toms River in the 1950s, the community saw good job prospects and a boom for the economy.? In fact, over […]||4/18/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Defining hate crime||Guests: Emily Bazelon, Daniel Filler, and Heidi Beirich On Sunday, three people were shot dead outside a Jewish community center near Kansas City, Missouri.? The man charged with their murder is 73-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller, a prominent white […]||4/17/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Parenting styles and children's lives||Guest: Annette Lareau How do parents influence their children's achievement in school and in life? Penn sociologist ANNETTE LAREAU set out to answer that question in the late 90's when she began following 12 middle class, working class […]||4/17/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Bucks County's heroin crackdown inititiave; Rethinking heroin treatment||Guests: Dr. Thomas McLellan & Bucks County DA David Heckler With more heroin overdoses in the news and the Affordable Care Act underway we'll look at rethinking rehab models and how insurance companies are covering substance abuse treatment […]||4/16/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Is it too easy to get a divorce?||Guests: Margaret Klaw and Beverly Willett No-fault divorce, which enables a couple to end a marriage without assigning blame to one spouse or another, is legal in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. But over the […]||4/16/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||School violence in Philadelphia||Guests: Linda Cliatt-Wayman, Otis Hackney Violence at Bartram High School in Southwest Philadelphia has shaken up the city.? After a video went viral showing students assaulting a staff member, the school's chaotic climate has received a lot more […]||4/15/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||The joy of motorcycle touring||Guests: Eric Sauers & Lisa Hall As the Philadelphia region is experiencing a spike in temperature, all kinds of summer recreation is returning - including motorcycling. We discuss the joys of biking around the Philly region, get tips […]||4/15/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Taxes: scams, same-sex marriage and where does all the money go?||Guests: Erin Arvedlund, Rosalind Sutch and Chuck Marr Since tomorrow is the deadline to file your federal income tax return, we're talking taxes on Radio Times. The IRS is warning Americans against several identity theft scams involving tax […]||4/14/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||The pinkification of toys||Guests: Elizabeth Sweet, Yael Kohen If you walk down the toy aisles of a store, you'll find that they are color coded to appeal to boys and girls. There are aisles full of blue, black, and gray action […]||4/14/14||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!