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Thirty Four 50 with host Joseph Dobzynski brings intriguing people down to earth and into the radio waves. Featuring national as well as international guests, Joseph style of a relaxed but impacted session has won rave reviews from interviewees.

Thirty Four 50 with host Joseph Dobzynski brings intriguing people down to earth and into the radio waves. Featuring national as well as international guests, Joseph style of a relaxed but impacted session has won rave reviews from interviewees.
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Thirty Four 50 with host Joseph Dobzynski brings intriguing people down to earth and into the radio waves. Featuring national as well as international guests, Joseph style of a relaxed but impacted session has won rave reviews from interviewees.




Bill Press -- From the Left, a Life in the Cross Fire.

Bill Press is one of the most Popular talk radio show host today and was named one of the most important radio hosts in the nation by Talkers magazine. Beginning his journalism career working at two television stations in Los Angeles, he has become a driving force in liberal political issues today, thought-provoking and humorous. A former co-host of Spin Room on CNN, Buchanan and Press show on MSNBC, a contributing writer for The Huffington Post, and a regular CNN political contributor. He...


Author Alissa Quart -- Squeezed: Why Our Families Can't Afford America,

Alissa Quart is a total media author. She is the author of four non-fiction books, writes the Outclassed column for The Guardian, Alissa is the Executive Editor of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, a non-profit devoted to commissioning, editing and placing reportage about inequality. A 2018 Columbia Journalism School Alumna of the year, been a Nieman fellow, an Emmy-nominated video writer and producer, and a professor. And in her spare time she has wrote her latest non-fiction book,...


Author Natalie Hopkinson Ph.D -- A Mouth is Always Muzzled

Natalie Hopkinson, Ph.D. is a writer whose work explores the arts, public policy and cultural identity. She is a fellow of the Interactivity Foundation and an assistant professor in Howard University’s graduate program in Communication, Culture and Media Studies. A former staff writer, editor and culture critic at the Washington Post and The Root, she is the author of two critically acclaimed books: Go-Go Live (Duke University Press), and Deconstructing Tyrone (Cleis Press She is co-founder...


Author Eli Saslow -- Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a White Supremacist

Eli Saslow is a staff writer for the Washington Post and a contributor to ESPN The Magazine. He has won a Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting and a George Polk Award for national reporting, and has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in feature writing. His works include Ten Letters: The Stories Americans Tell Their President and American Hunger: The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Washington Post Series. Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a White Supremacist by Eli Saslow


Author Deborah Baker -- The Last Englishmen: Love, War and the End of Empire

Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist Deborah Baker’s is a biographer and essayist and has wrote for the Los Angeles Times. She was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship and awarded a Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant to complete her book, The Last Englishmen: Love, War and the End of Empire. Which is our discussion today. Her extraordinaire style of writing, places the reader into the story not just a bystander. So let’s begin our journey through the Indian subcontinent at the closing...


Beth Macy -- Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America

Journalist Beth Macy has covered the opioid crisis as a reporter Involving herself with addicts trying to get clean. She has seen families grieving after overdose deaths, she has had discussions with heroin dealers, read drug studies and paged thru court documents. Yet thru the journey still finds reason to be hopeful with those facing addiction are attempting to build a life and a better future for themselves and their families. Her new book Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company...


Leah Lubin

Leah Lubin: Acupuncturist, TCM practitioner, Herbologist, retreat facilitator.


Weike Wang Author of Chemistry

Weike Wang is a graduate of Harvard University, where she earned her undergraduate degree in chemistry and her doctorate in public health. She received her MFA from Boston University. Her fiction has been published in or is forthcoming from Alaska Quarterly Review, Glimmer Train, The Journal, Ploughshares, Redivider, and SmokeLong Quarterly. ABOUT THE BOOK Three years into her graduate studies at a demanding Boston university, the unnamed narrator of this nimbly wry, concise debut finds her...


Elizabeth Rosner -- Author of Survivor Cafe

ELIZABETH ROSNER is the author of three novels and a poetry collection. The Speed of Light was translated into nine languages and won several awards in the US and in Europe, including being shortlisted for the prestigious Prix Femina. Blue Nude was named among the best books of 2006 by the San Francisco Chronicle. Electric City was named among the best books of 2014 by NPR. Her essays and reviews have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Elle, the San Francisco Chronicle and others. She...


D Marvin Jones - Professor of Law

Donald Marvin Jones, Professor of Law, is a Baltimore native and a graduate of the New York University School of Law. He is an author and commentator who has earned an international reputation by thinking critically about important issues concerning the civil and political rights of all Americans. Professor Jones is the author of Four books which weaves together law, history, and human narratives to explore the gulf between formal equality and the social disadvantage people of color still...


Ben Greenman Author of Emotional Rescue

Ben Greenman is a New York Times-bestselling author of acclaimed works of fiction. His fiction, essays, and journalism have appeared in the New Yorker, New York Times, Washington Post, Paris Review, and elsewhere. His writing has His wit, insight, and honesty are as sweet and satisfying as you will ever need. BOOK: Emotional Rescue, a collection of essays on love, loss, and life with soundtrack.


Dr. Marvin Dunn -- Roots in the City,

Dr. Marvin Dunn taught in the Department of Psychology at Florida International University for thirty-four years, retiring as head of the department in 2006. His first book, a co-authored work with Bruce Porter, The Miami Riots of 1980: Crossing the Bounds, is the definitive work on that event. He has designed and traveled to create an extensive photo history of blacks in Florida Dr. Dunn has appeared on numerous national television programs including several appearances on the CBS, NBC and...


Jan 9 Rowan Jacobsen

Rowan Jacobsen is the author of A Geography of Oysters, Fruitless Fall, The Living Shore, American Terroir, Shadows on the Gulf, Apples of Uncommon Character, and The Essential Oyster. He writes for Harper’s, Outside, Mother Jones, Vice, Yankee, and others, and his work has been anthologized in The Best American Science & Nature Writing and Best Food Writing collections. He has won a couple of James Beard Awards, an IACP award, and some others. His Outside Magazine piece “Heart of Dark...


Ari Berman -- Give Us the Ballot

Ari Berman is a senior contributing writer for The Nation magazine and a Fellow at The Nation Institute. He has written extensively about American politics, civil rights, and the intersection of money and politics. His stories have also appeared in The New York Times, Rolling Stone, and The Guardian, and he is a frequent guest and commentator on MSNBC and NPR. Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America,


Dr. Tameka Bradley Hobbs

Dr. Tameka Bradley Hobbs is a historian, professor, author and social commentator. A graduate of Florida A&M University (B.A., History) and Florida State University, she has taught courses in American, African American, oral history, and public history at Florida A&M University, Virginia State University in Petersburg, Virginia, and John Tyler Community College, in Chester, Virginia < Her Book: Democracy Abroad, Lynching at Home: Racial Violence in Florida.


Anna Thomas -- Vegan Vegetarian Omnivore

Anna Thomas is known for her film screenwriting and film producing and writer. But for us foodies she is known as the creator of a culinary style that continues to grow today. Her new culinary masterpiece Vegan Vegetarian Omnivore is not on film but in the kitchen. And I can say I own her first cookbook, The Vegetarian Epicure since 1972 when I went to hospitality school.


Robert Silk -- Florida Tourism

Robert Silk is the Florida tourism and airlines editor for Travel Weekly and former senior staff writer for the Key West Citizen/Florida Keys Free Press. He has also written for the Chicago Tribune and Miami Herald, among other publications. Topic and Book: An Ecotourist's Guide to the Everglades and the Florida Keys


Author Diana Abu-Jaber -- Life Without A Recipe

Diana Abu-Jaber’s new culinary memoir, Life Without A Recipe, has been described as “a book of love, death, and cake.” Ruth Reichl calls it “bold and luscious” and “indispensable to anyone trying to forge their own truer path.” Diana was born in Syracuse, New York to an American mother and a Jordanian father. Her family moved to Jordan a few times throughout her childhood, and elements of both her American and Jordanian experiences, as well as cross-cultural issues, especially culinary...


Dr Dread - Jamaican culture

If you have listen to reggae, and explore the Jamaican culture as well as Rastafari beliefs then you know of my guest, the one and only Dr. Dread We be discussing his book The Half That’s Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread during the show today.


Political Strategist David Axelrod

Political Strategist David Axelrod If there was ever a political strategist who could be consider a transformer of government, it would be David Axelrod. David has accomplished more in 40 years of political service than anyone in modern history. He has reported on big city political machines, the emergence of the black, independent movement, and the continuing evolution of the Democratic Party. He is a regular, analyst, guest and commentator for major TV networks on political issues. His...