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Gloria Minott Presents...Lawrence Levy (Former CFO of Pixar)_Episode 189
March 28, 2017 06:38 PM PDT
Former CFO of Pixar/Silicon Valley lawyer Lawrence Levy talks about his book "To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs" and gives us a little taste of what is was like to work with Steve Jobs & the little known graphics company Pixar.
Here are a few reviews about Lawrence Levy's book "To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs" is available at https://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/29/business/dealbook/review-to-pixar-and-beyond-plumbs-new-depth-in-oft-told-tale.html?_r=0Gloria Minott Presents...Joan Juliet Buck (Former Editor of Vogue/Writer/Actress)_Episode 188
March 18, 2017 02:44 PM PDT
Joan Juliet Buck talks about her latest book "The Price of Illusion" and touches on her time at Vogue Paris & her controversial profile of Asma al-Assad- wife of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
More info about Joan Juliet Buck is available at:Gloria Minott Presents...Glenn Frankel (Journalist/Author)_Episode 187
March 10, 2017 10:03 AM PST
Author & Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Glenn Frankel talks about his latest book "High Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic"
More information about Glenn Frankel and his book are available at https://www.glennfrankel.com/.Gloria Minott Presents...Amrit Narang (Regulatory Policy Advocate, Public Citizen)_Episode 186
March 06, 2017 06:37 AM PST
Armit Narang, Regulatory Policy Advocate at Public Citizen, talks about Donald Trump's deregulation of standards and safeguards that protect American workers and families.
More information about the Coalition for Sensible Safeguards
February 15, 2017 07:35 AM PST
Christopher Arndt talks about his new book "The Right’s Road to Serfdom: The Danger of Conservatism Unbound From Hayek to Trump"
More information about Christopher Arndt is available at http://christopherarndt.com/.Gloria Minott Presents...Karsten Von Hoesslin (Private Investigator/Lawless Oceans)_Episode 184
February 08, 2017 07:55 AM PST
Private Investigator Karsten Von Hoesslin talks about "Lawless Oceans", a six episode National Geographic Channel series following him as he investigates multiple murders recorded in a viral video that took place on the high seas.
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January 25, 2017 03:18 PM PST
Journalist Michael Ware discusses his new National Geographic series "Uncensored with Michael Ware" which investigates fascinating people, places, and cultures around the planet.
More information on "Uncensored with Michael Ware" is available at http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/uncensored-with-michael-ware/Gloria Minott Presents...Leonard David (Space Journalist)_Episode 182
December 08, 2016 07:14 AM PST
Leonard David discusses "Mars: Our Future on the Red Planet", the companion book to the six-part National Geographic Channel television series "Mars" executive produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard.
More information on Leonard David can be found on his website http://www.leonarddavid.com/.Gloria Minott Presents...Tribute to Gwen Ifill_Episode 181
December 02, 2016 12:00 PM PST
Recorded on 11/19/16, I pay tribute to fellow journalist Gwen Ifill.
Gwen Ifill's Washington Week Profile http://www.pbs.org/weta/washingtonweek/profile/gwen-ifill
Gwen Ifill, who overcame barriers as a black female journalist, dies at 61 (Washington Post) https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/tv/gwen-ifill-journalist-who-became-staple-of-public-affairs-tv-shows-dies-at-61/2016/11/14/2ae4c106-aa91-11e6-977a-1030f822fc35_story.html?tid=a_inl&utm_term=.84ee20fcc56eGloria Minott Presents...Steve Pincus (Author of The Heart of the Declaration)_Episode 180
November 23, 2016 08:11 AM PST
Steve Pincus talks about the electoral college and his latest book "The Heart of the Declaration: The Founders’ Case for an Activist Government".
More information about Steve Pincus is available at
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Biosketch: Ms. Minott has a BA (Howard University) and MA (American University) in journalism. She is Public Affairs Director at WPFW and is probably best known as the producer and host of Community Watch & Comment which airs on WPFW each Monday morning from 11:00-12:00pm. She has been involved as a radio journalist covering national and local news and public affairs for over 25 years. Among those she has interviewed were Sir Patrick Stewart, Dr. Cornell West, Christopher Hitchens, Dr. Sharan S. Patil, (he and his team performed 19 hour surgery to remove a parasitic twin and extra limbs from Lakshmi Tatma; (people in her village in India considered her a deity) former Governor Bob Wise, Congressman Jim Moran, Congress member Eleanor Holmes-Norton, Dr. Mehmet Oz and Peter Max. Prior to WPFW she was international affairs correspondent for WHUR, covering Congress, Federal and International agencies in Washington and overseas. Ms. Minott has extensive consulting experience in research, public affairs, and media development. Among the organizations who have employed her services are The Smithsonian Institution, (Seeds of Change: 500 Years Since Columbus), The World Bank, (Development 360 Working Toward the Millennium Development Goals) National Public Radio, Soundprint, Aids Pandemic in Haiti), Conservation International (Yepi, Suriname Rainforests) and several corporations. She has served as moderator of distinguished panels including the 25th Anniversary of the Council of Court Excellence. Panelists were Donald Graham, Publisher Washington Post, syndicated columnist Robert Novak, U. S. District judge Emmet Sullivan and from the D. C. Superior Court, Chief Judge Rufus G. King III and juror officer, Suzanne Bailey-Jones. She is a member of the National Press Club. Her interests include classical music, jazz, the arts, theater, gardening, her son, and her dog and cat.
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