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Dr. Richard Land: Pres. Obama Has His Head In The Ground When It Comes To Radical Islamic Jihadism And ISIS

Dr. Richard Land, President of the Southern Evangelical Seminary, told WPHT midday host Dom Giordano that the comparison that many have been making between ISIS and Nazis before World War II is completely off, and the way that President Obama is handling it like an “ostrich with its head in the sand.”

02/17/2015

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks during a hearing before Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee February 10, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The committee held a hearing on 'The Reemergence of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases: Exploring the Public Health Successes and Challenges.' (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ed Rendell: ‘Elizabeth Warren Won’t Run Because Her Campaign Is Too Similar To Obama’s’

Ed Rendell talked with WPHT morning host Chris Stigall about his former city hosting the Democratic National Convention summer and the conversation quickly turned to the candidates that would be headlining the event.

02/17/2015

Pastor Keith Goodman. Photo provided.

North Philadelphia Pastor Announces Candidacy For Philadelphia Mayor’s Race

Education, housing and jobs are the issues that pulled Keith Goodman, pastor of the North Philadelphia Seventh-day Adventist Church, into the race for mayor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/17/2015

(Anton Moore, being interviewed at the KYW Newsradio studios.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: Anton Moore

When Anton Moore, 29, saw a problem in his South Philadelphia neighborhood, he joined up with fellow community activists and decided to seek solutions.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/17/2015

JANUARY 30: Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker speaks at the American Action Forum January 30, 2015 in Washington, DC. Earlier in the week Walker announced the formation of 'Our American Revival', a new committee designed to explore the option of a presidential bid in 2016. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

La Salle Professor On Scott Walker: ‘No Degree Does Not Make Him Unaccomplished Or Unable To Lead’

WPHT midday host, Dom Giordano spoke with Ed Turzanski, the John Templeton Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute and a Political Science Professor at La Salle University about the Wisconsin governor’s lack of a degree.

02/16/2015

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La Salle Professor Offers Advice On How To Handle Valentine’s Day After A Break Up

Gary R’Nel spoke with Dr. Lane Neubauer, Associate Dean of Students in the Counseling and Health Services Department at La Salle University, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about Valentine’s Day and the current state of relationships in America.

02/16/2015

(Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, in file photo by Brad Segall)

Montgomery Co. DA: We Were Completely Ignored By Gov. Wolf On The Death Penalty

Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman talked with WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about the lack of communication that occurred before Governor Tom Wolf imposed a moratorium on the death penalty in Pennsylvania.

02/16/2015

(Reggie Shuford.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: Reggie Shuford

Reggie Shuford has run the ACLU of Pennsylvania since 2011, during which time it challenged both the voter ID law and the same-sex marriage ban in the state.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/16/2015

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‘Represent: 200 Years Of African American Art’

John Vick, Project Assistant Curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Organizing Curator of “Represent, 200 Years of African American Art”, currently on display, gives a brief preview.

02/14/2015

(Mayor Michael Nutter, surrounded by Democratic Party and convention officials, discusses the 2016 convention.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

La Salle Professor Talks About Financial Benefits Of Hosting 2016 DNC

Gary R’Nel spoke with Dr. Michael Smith, an Associate Professor of Communications from La Salle University, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about Philadelphia being chosen to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

02/13/2015

(Carvin Haggins, at his home studio in South Jersey.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: Carvin Haggins

Haggins, an accomplished music producer, says he got tired of hearing lyrics in black music that centered on sex, drugs, and violence.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/13/2015

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Pa. Speaker Turzai Expects $35M Philadelphia Charter School Donation To Be Accepted

The Speaker of the House of Pennsylvania, Mike Turzai(R-Allegheny) talked with WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about the proposed $35 million donation by Philadelphia School Partnership (PSP) to assist in increasing the number of charter schools in Philadelphia.

02/12/2015

US-CRIME-SHOOTING

Head Of Muslim Group: ‘If North Carolina Killer Describes Himself As An Atheist, Are We To Demand All Atheists Apologize For Him Like Muslims Have Had To Do?’

Three American-Muslim students were killed in Chapel Hill, North Carolina on Tuesday evening. The killings inspired uproar over night with the Twitter campaign of #MuslimLivesMatter by those that felt that they were killed because of their religion.

02/12/2015

US President Barack Obama addresses the House Democratic Caucus retreat on January 29, 2015 in Philadelphia.    AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM        (Photo credit NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Toomey: American Boots On The Ground Necessary To Beat ISIS

“If we’re going to be successful in this, it’s going to take some American presence to even make a ground force effective. We’ve got to demonstrate a commitment to see this through, to win, or I don’t think that we sign up any of those guys to participate in a big way,” Toomey said.

02/12/2015

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