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Progressive Talk Radio on KAZM AM 780, Sedona, Arizona

Location:

Sedona, AZ

Description:

Progressive Talk Radio on KAZM AM 780, Sedona, Arizona

Language:

English

Contact:

Verde Valley Independent Democrats PO Box 3122 Sedona, AZ 86340 928-203-5890


Episodes

Colvin Interview – Podcast June 14, 2021

6/14/2021
From Plato To Medicine. Democratic Perspective welcomes Dr. Marvin Colvin, DO, to discuss his unique hands-on, relationship style of medical care. After being raised in a fundamentalist Christian church, Colvin was introduced to Plato in high school. The experience caused … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Richtman Interview – Podcast June 7, 2021

6/7/2021
The Infrastructure Of Aging. Steve Williamson welcomes back Max Richtman, President and CEO of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare to discuss the $400 billion for elderly care included in President Biden’s infrastructure bill. Though it’s not … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Comello, Segner Interview – Podcast May 31, 2021

5/31/2021
Troubled Sedona: Rumors, Conflicts And Social Media. Democratic Perspective host Steve Williamson welcomes Al Comello and Steve Segner back to the show to discuss the many issues facing Sedona, one of the world’s premier tourist spots. Comello is Vice Chairman … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:11

Cole Interview – Podcast May 17, 2021

5/24/2021
Advice From The Distant Past. Democratic Perspective welcomes Juan Cole back to the show to discuss his new book The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam – A New Translation from the Persian. Cole is a professor at the University of Michigan … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Ploog, Williamson Interview – Podcast May 10, 2021

5/24/2021
Cities In Chains. Democratic Perspective co-host, Steve Williamson welcomes Sedona City Council Members, Holli Ploog and Jessica Williamson, to discuss the Arizona legislature’s attack on the ability of cities to control themselves. As an example, Ploog notes that the Arizona … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Clark, Raiford Interview – Podcast May 3, 2021

5/24/2021
Smart On Crime. Not Tough On Crime. Democratic Perspective co-host Hava Derby welcomes Charity Clark, a defense attorney who reached out to Hava following her arrest during last summer’s Black Lives Matter protests in Phoenix. Clark also took on the … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Husted Interview – Podcast April 26, 2021

5/24/2021
Policing Paradise. Democratic Perspective welcomes Charles Husted, Chief of Police, Sedona, AZ. After 30 years of experience with the Sacramento Police Department, Husted now leads a department of 25 officers and is seeking two more. Asked about his hiring practices, … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Kenworthy Interview – Podcast April 19, 2021

5/24/2021
Common Sense Capitalism. Steve Williamson welcomes Lane Kenworthy, professor of Sociology at the University of California San Diego, to discuss his latest book, Social Democratic Capitalism. The show begins with Kenworthy being asked to compare the US economy with those … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Derby, Williamson Interview – Podcast May 24, 2021

5/24/2021
Hava And Steve One On One. The co-hosts spend some time chatting with one another to explain their differing approaches to politics and community. As the founder Democratic Perspective, Steve has been involved in politics for many years, while Hava … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Husted Interview – Podcast April 26, 2021

4/26/2021
Policing Paradise. Democratic Perspective welcomes Charles Husted, Chief of Police, Sedona, AZ. After 30 years of experience with the Sacramento Police Department, Husted now leads a department of 25 officers and is currently seeking two more. Asked about what he … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Meglio, Merton Interview – Podcast April 12, 2021

4/12/2021
A More Effective, Efficient Alternative To Policing. Though “defunding the police” has become politically divisive rhetoric, it’s true that the majority of incidents that generate 911 calls are better handled by responders other than the police. Amy Meglio and Sam … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Comello, Segner Interview – Podcast April 5, 2021

4/5/2021
The Future Of Real Estate Development In Arizona’s Verde Valley. Democratic Perspective co-hosts Steve Williamson and Hava Derby engage in a lively discussion with guests, Al Comello and Steve Segner, over some of the area’s proposed developments. Segner is owner … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Stienstra Interview – Podcast March 29, 2021

3/29/2021
Restoration Versus Retribution. Co-hosts Hava Derby and Steve Williamson welcome Dustin Gilman Stienstra, Executive Director of Northern Arizona Restorative Justice, to address the failures of our current justice system and how restorative justice can help break the cycle of crime. … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Abramsky Interview – Podcast March 22, 2021

3/22/2021
The Impact Of Covid-19 On American Society. Democratic Perspective welcomes back author and journalist Sasha Abramsky to discuss the consequences of the pandemic. He begins by addressing the impact on the economy, saying that those at the bottom of the … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:50

Benes Interview – Podcast March 15, 2021

3/15/2021
Our Fractured Nation. Co-hosts Hava Derby and Steve Williamson welcome Ross Benes, author of Rural Rebellion, to discuss the urban-rural divide. Benes explains it’s a relatively recent phenomenon and partially the result of political parties targeting voters over geography, noting … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:43

Bacevich Interview – Podcast March 8, 2021

3/8/2021
Examining America’s Role In The 21st Century. Democratic Perspective welcomes Andrew Bacevich, Jr., author, historian, professor emeritus at Boston University, and retired military officer to discuss U.S. foreign policy. Bacevich begins with unrealistic expectations following the Cold War, explaining that … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Jordahl, Rhodes Interview – Podcast March 1, 2021

3/1/2021
Model For A Reformed Criminal Justice System. Democratic Perspective co-hosts, Hava Derby and Steve Williamson, welcome Mik Jordahl and Yavapai County Sheriff David Rhodes in the third segment of our continuing examination of the criminal justice system. Jordahl is a … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:49

Baker Interview – Podcast February 22, 2021

2/22/2021
Assessing Biden’s Pandemic Relief Package. Democratic Perspective welcomes Dean Baker, author, macroeconomist, and co-founder of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C. to discuss the $1.9 trillion bill. “It’s a large bill. No two ways about it,” … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:50

Michaels Interview – Podcast February 15, 2021

2/15/2021
Setting The Record Straight. Democratic Perspective co-hosts, Steve Williamson and Hava Derby, welcome Yavapai County Supervisor Donna Michaels to address recent media attacks. Michaels explains her point of view and dismisses the attacks saying, “I’m honored to be in the … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:48

Podcast February 8, 2021

2/8/2021
Unequal Under The Law. Steve Williamson, Hava Derby and Gary LaMaster continue the discussion on criminal justice reform. To begin the conversation, they note that the U.S. incarcerates more people than any other nation – 2.1 million as of 2018. … Continue reading →

Duration:00:44:47