HearSay Programming August 14 - August 17


Racism in Charlottesville
Monday, August 14, 2017

A white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend left one dead and many injured. Today, we'll reflect on the rally and want to know: How do you decide when/how to respond to developments like these? Call us at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240 and share your comments.

Today's Guest:

Scott Shepherd - is a former grand dragon of the Tennessee KKK. He was featured on the Independent Lens | PBS documentary "Reformed Racists: Is There Life After Hate for Former White Supremacists?"


After Charlottesville
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A nationwide conversation continues to take shape in the wake of the violence and unrest surrounding this weekend's 'Unite the Right' demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia. As discussions of white nationalism, racism, and the far-right continue to take shape in the media and social media spaces, we invite you to join us live at 1-800-940-2240 and share your own thoughts on how this weekend's events have impacted you and the conversations you're having.

Today's Guests:

Kevin E. Grisham –Is the Assistant Director of Research at the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University, San Bernardino

Sean Davis –I'm an independent journalist/blogger who mainly covers protests, movements and climate change issues

Tony McAleer –Is the co-founder of Life After Hate, a nonprofit created by former members of the American violent far-right extremist movement


North Korea
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Today we'll continue our August 9 conversation about North Korea. A few callers asked: What would happen if the United States were to shoot down North Korean missiles? Phil Coyle from the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation has the answer. Join us with your thoughts by calling 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240 and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.


In the Garden
Thursday, August 17, 2017

It's time for the August edition of HearSay's "In the Garden" with gardening guru Jim Orband! Though we won't be in a garden for this episode, we're still happy to answer all of your gardening questions, and our phone lines are open! We'll also check in with Mal Vincent and find out what's going on this week in Mal's World. Tune in at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.