May 31, 2013
The psychological phenomenon of craving and the reasons why we cannot seem to get enough of that which we crave for.
Dr. Omar Manejwala is a nationally recognized expert in addiction, addiction psychiatry and the psychological phenomenon of “craving” who integrates neurobiological sciences with integrative behavior practice, such as somatic therapy, to promote transformative change in patients. He is currently the Medical Director of the Hazeldon Foundation that specializes the study and treatment of addiction behavior.
Dr. Manejwala received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and was an Executive Chief Resident of Psychiatry at Duke University.
He is the author of the recently released book, “Craving: Why We Cant Seem to Get Enough.”
May 30, 2013
A look at China as a growing or failing economic power
Dr. Steven Leeb is the founder, chairman and chief investment officer of Leeb Capital Management, an investment house managing large-cap growth portfolios. He is also the founder of the Leeb Group, which published extensive financial letters and has received multiple awards, including for the publications of The Complete Investor and Leeb’s Real World Investing.
For the past 30 years, Dr. Leeb has written many books on global economic trends and forecasts addressing oil and energy crises, future technologies and assets such as gold and metals.
He is also the author of a 2011 book “Red Alert: How China’s Growing Prosperity Threatens the American Way of Life” which focuses in great length on the long-term strategies behind China’s present national push to be the preeminent country in renewable energy technologies.
Newsmaker: An initiative to permanent shut down Indian Point due to increased likelihood of a hydrogen explosion in the event of a meltdown
Mark Leyse is a nuclear safety consultant, who researched and wrote Riverkeeper’s enforcement action petition, dated November 14, 2012, requesting that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission order the Indian Point nuclear power plant to be shutdown permanently. The petition cites safety analyses indicating that hydrogen produced in the event of a meltdown could detonate and breach one of Indian Point’s reactor containment buildings, causing a large radiological release to the environment.
Leyse has also worked as a consultant for other environmental organizations, including Natural Resources Defense Council. He is also the author of the NRDCs recent research and investigative report, “Preventing Hydrogen Explosion at Indian Point Nuclear Plant: Fact versus Industry Spin”
May 29, 2013
The threat to one of Africa's most sacred animals - the White Lion.
Linda Tucker is a conservationist from South Africa whose work with the endangered White Lions has been compared to the environmental activist efforts of Jane Goodall’s work with chimpanzees. She is the founder of the global White Lion Protection Trust that is dedicated to not only the preservation of the white lions but also the indigenous wisdom tribes of the Tsonga and Sepedi cultures that celebrate the white lion as part of their sacred living heritage. Her work has been featured in documentaries by National Geographic and Animal Planet.
May 28, 2013
Continuation of a conversation about modern neuroscience – what it can and what it can't tell us about our brains and about ourselves.
Dr. Robert Burton, MD is a physician, journalist and author writing about the new science of brain, mind, neuroscience and the philosophy of science. He was formerly the Chief of the Division of Neurology at Mt Zion Hospital at the University of California at San Francisco and was the associate chief of the department of Neurosciences. Dr. Burton received his degrees from Yale University and the UCSF Medical School He writes frequently for the San Francisco Chronicle and Salon. His latest book is “The Skeptics Guide to the Mind: What Neuroscience Can and Cannot Tell Us About Ourselves.”
May 27, 2013
Another empowering hour - listen as Gary gives the latest in health and nutrition information, commentaries and a lot more!
May 24, 2013
Health risks and national epidemics associated with dairy, with Susan Levin.
Susan Levin is the director of nutrition education for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine headed by Dr. Neal Bernard in Washington DC, which is devoted to promoting preventative medicine and better nutrition. Susan has a masters degree in nutrition from Bastyr University, registered dietician specializing in sports nutrition, and has done extensive research and counseling on diabetes. She has also conducted clinical work with the Swedish Medical Center and has taught at the Peking University Health Science Center in Beijing China
May 23, 2013
Discussion on the March Against Monsanto with Tami Canal.
Tami Canal is the leading organizer and inspiration behind the global March Against Monsanto, scheduled to take place in over 400 cities around the world this Saturday May 25. Having lived in California when Prop 37 to label genetically modified foods and ingredients was defeated in November, she took it upon herself to raise the alarm about Monsanto’s endangering the world’s food supply and organize a popular dissent against the company’s domination of the political dialogue on the safety of our food and a sustainable environment.
For New York City
Union Squre, 50 E. 17th Street, 1 pm
For New Brunswick in New Jersey
Meet at George Street Food Co-op
89 Morris Street, new Brunswick
For a list of cities and meeting locations see:
May 22, 2013
Biocognitive Sciences - how our cultural beliefs and environment contribute to immunity, aging and longevity, wounding and healing, with Dr. Mario Martinez.
Dr. Mario Martinez is a clinical psychologist specializing in psychoneuroimmunology and anti-aging. Fifteen years ago, he developed the theory of Biocognitive Science and Psychology, a body-mind theory that explains how thoughts and their biological expression co-emerge within a cultural environment. He is the founder of the Biocognitive Science Institute in Montevideo, Uruguay, which conducts research and offers training in Biocognition principles.
Dr. Martinez has written numerous articles and research papers, lectures worldwide, and is the author of “The Mind-Body Code; How the Mind Wounds and Heals the Body.” Part of his theory emerged from having been a primary science investigator into the phenomenon of stigmata cases and spontaneous healing for the Catholic Church, BBC and National Geographic. His website is www.BioCognitive.com
May 21, 2013
Several commentaries including, Rise Up Or Die, from Chris Hedges, and Tara Lohan's exploration of Obama's policies which are destroying our environment. Also today, DOHS spying on citizens, from Dylan Murphy. Plus the latest on health and healing, and lots on the environment!
May 20, 2013
Why our thinking about becoming more efficient with our resources, energy, agriculture is fundamentally flawed and why we should think in terms of resilience and conservation - with Steve Hallett.
Professor Steve Hallett is a British environmentalist and an Associate Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology at Purdue University in Indianapolis, where he specializes in plant pathogens and weed science, herbicide resistance, soil microbiology and agricultural and natural systems. He has been involved in bioherbicide research and development for over 18 years and has published extensively on the topic. He is also a faculty advisor to the university’s Full Circle Agriculture program and student farm.
Steve is the author two important works – “Life without Oil”, which looks at the problems faced with peak oil scenarios. And his most recent publication is “The Efficiency Trap; Finding a Better Way to Achieve a Sustainable Energy Future,” which details why our impetus on efficiency in resources and energy is contributing to higher consumption and further threatening a sustainable future.
May 17, 2013
Call to action - petition White House for approval of licensing of self-sufficient clean energy generators such as those using cold fusion - with Bahram Maskanian
Bahram Maskanian is the founder and CEO of the Venus Project Foundation in New York City that is dedicated to the promotion of clean energy technologies to reduce the carbon footprint and replace fossil fuel based energy sources.
The Foundation has petitioned the White House with New Energy Technology strategy that would include cold fusion power generators, completely self-sustaining and available for homes. Until now these new clean technologies have not been available to the public. The foundation is seeking 100,00 signatures by May 31 to meet the goal set by the White House.
There website is www.VenusProject.org
May 16, 2013
A look at modern neuroscience - what it can and what it can't tell us about our brains and about ourselves - with Dr. Robert Burton
Dr. Robert Burton, MD is a physician, journalist and author writing about the new science of brain, mind, neuroscience and the philosophy of science. He was formerly the Chief of the Division of Neurology at Mt Zion Hospital at the University of California at San Francisco and was the associate chief of the department of Neurosciences. Dr. Burton received his degrees from Yale University and the UCSF Medical School He writes frequently for the San Francisco Chronicle and Salon. His latest book is “The Skeptic's Guide to the Brain: What Neuroscience Can and Cannot Tell Us About Ourselves.”
May 15, 2013
How wise was Angelina Jolie's decision to have a radical mastectomy? With Dr. Christiane Northrup.
Dr. Christiane Northrup is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and is regarded by many doctors, alternative physicians and women as a leading pioneer and visionary in women’s health and the biology and lifestyle associated with menopause. In 2013, Readers Digest listed her among the 100 most trusted people in America today. She is graduate of Dartmouth Medical School, undertook her residency at Tufts University New England Medical Center, and was a clinical professor of OBGYN at Maine’s Medical Center for 20 years.
Dr. Northrup’s research and practice based upon the a body-mind-spirit paradigm. She has authored many best selling books including “Women’s Body, Women’s Wisdom”, “The Wisdom of Menopause”, and her most recent is the children’s book “Beautiful Girl” addressing young girls.
More about Dr. Northrup’s work, articles and online courses can be found at her website DrNorthrup.com
May 14, 2013
What are the changes of humanity seriously tackling climate change, the dire consequences of our failures to do so, and how do we deal with dire predictions of our future, with Dr. Guy McPherson.
Dr. Guy McPherson is a professor emeritus of Natural Resources, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona. He has specialized in forest resources, energy decline and climate change and their economic consequences. In the past he has also taught at Texas A&M and University of California at Berkeley.
Having become disillusioned with the American university environment and academia, and after attempts by university officials to silence his outspokenness about the human causes of climate change, Guy abandoned his tenured position as a full professor for ethical reasons of conscience.
His story is described in a memoir, “Walking Away from Empire” and his website is GuyMcpherson.com
May 13, 2013
Discussion of the nuclear terror in the middle east. Also, now you can go to college to be a drone operator. Vermont passage of a GMO labeling bill in its House of Representatives - also, a new study links GMO food to leukemia. Information about the danger of cell phone use, plus the latest in health and healing, and more!
May 10, 2013
A thought experiment with Raj Patel to identify tipping points in our dominant industrial crop production paradigm that might threaten the costs and quality of our food.
May 9, 2013
Dr. Joel Fuhrman is a board-certified family physician practicing in Flemington New Jersey, who specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional and natural methods. He is one of the few alternative medical physicians in the nation with a vital, personal practice online. He is also an alternative medical educator for other physicians and is a board member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine and a research director of the Nutritional Research Project of the National Health Association.
Dr. Fuhrman is the author of several best selling health books dealing with nutrition, natural immunity, child health and others. His most recent is “The End of Diabetes: The Eat to Live Plan to Prevent Diabetes”
Short News Maker : NY Bill A3525 & A/S3835 for mandatory labeling of GM engineered foods to retailers in NY State
Kathleen Furey is the Education and Media Director of GMO Free New York, a grassroots coalition allied with the National Coalition of 37 states to pass GMO labeling laws. She was a researcher for the awarding documentary Genetic Roulelte directed by Jeffrey Smith. Kathy is currently a statewide educator for GMO labeling. Two bills are currently in the NY State legislature that would require mandoratory labeling of genetically modified foods and foods with GMO ingredients for retail sale
May 8, 2013
Gary gives information on nanoparticles, new research on child abuse and its traces in genes, a food that can be a cosmetic, and a fruit that can clean your arteries. Plus discussion on economic issues and more!
May 7, 2013
The Dicksonian conditions of the labor force working in America's Restaurant Industry and grow, harvest and prepare the food we eat, with Dr. Saru Jayaraman.
Dr. Saru Jayaraman is an attorney and labor and food activist who is the co-founder of the Restaurant Opportunities Center United, a 10,000 member non-profit organization devoted to improving the economic welfare of workers in the food and restaurant industry. Her organization published the National Diner’s Guide, which rates restaurants according to how their labor force is treated. She is currently the director of the Food Labor Research Center at the University of California at Berkeley. Saru attended Harvard’s JF Kennedy School of Government and received her juris degree from Yale University Law School. She is the author of “Behind the Kitchen Door” which pulls away the appalling conditions of the labor force who prepare and cook the foods we eat. Her organization’s website is ROCUnited.org
May 6, 2013
More new information about health, nutrition, and the environment, including how to reduce stress for healthier living, commentary, and also calls from listeners.
May 3, 2013
News update – US Preventative Services Task Force (panel of medical doctors) recommend HIV screening for all between 15-65 years, with Dr. Andrew Maniotis and David Crowe.
Dr. Andrew Maniotis is the science and biomedical consultant for Cures Within Reach, formerly the Goldman Partnership for Cures, and serves as a consultant for the Office of Medical and Scientific Justice in LA and the National Vaccine Information Center. Earlier he was an assistant professor of pathology and the director of melanoma and breast cancer research at the University of Illinois Medical School in Chicago. Over the years he has held research associate positions at the University of California at Berkeley (where he received doctorate), Harvard University and Washington University School of Medicine.
Andy has been a leading scientific in the Rethinking AIDS community. He has been consulting for the Nagel family and was a consultant for the US heavyweight boxer Tom Morrison when he had tested HIV positive and was prevented from competing… later to find that Morrison was negative.
His website is andrewmaniotis.wordpress.com, where you can several free ebooks on AIDS, Cancer and Vaccine
David Crowe is the President of the Reappraising AIDS Society and a member of the Canadian Association of Journalists. He hosts the www.ReThinkingAIDS.com website, which is science and news resource on all international research and commentary challenging the current HIV/AIDS model. David is also the former president and treasurer for the Green Party in Alberta Canada.
May 2, 2013
Gary addresses the latest news and information on health, healing, nutrition, and the environment. Plus commentaries, calls, and more!
May 1, 2013
Conversations with Remarkable Minds
A look at solutions to implement for restoring a sustainable nation
Ralph Nader is without a second one of the most influential Americans during the past several decades. He is directly responsible for many of our most important bills that have provided protection to consumers against the onslaughts of corporate short-term profits and the Friedmanite free market, unregulated capitalism. landmark acts for Freedom of Information, Clean Water, Clean Air, Whistleblower Protection, Wholesome Food, and others that have been enacted by Congress and implemented.
A graduate of Princeton and Harvard universities, Ralph has been a presidential candidate for five elections, building his platform on consumer rights, humanitarian and civil rights efforts, environmental sanity, and democratic government.
Ralph’s most recent book “The Seventeen Solutions: Bold Ideas for Our American Future” that outlines a new progressive path for a sustainable future. The website is www.SeventeenSolutions.com AND TimeForARaise.com