Virginia Insight

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Virginia Insight is WMRA's own call-in talk show and represents a key element of our commitment to serve you with dynamic discussions on topics that matter to our community. From politics to culture, technology to religion, entertainment to relationships, Virginia Insight inspires understanding.

Virginia Insight is broadcast every Monday and Thursday at 3 pm, before All Things Considered.  An encore broadcast from the week is featured every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm, following A Prairie Home Companion.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Physics All Around Us

The science of Physics. Ever wonder what it has to do with your everyday world?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

A Virginia Politics Update

Photo: Waldo Jaquith

The quest to fund state government... Ethics reform that isn't... Washington's paperwork mine... Even the president’s blue jeans.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

March-ing Back into that Garden Again

By now maybe you have forgotten all about that white stuff you had been using a shovel on until recently... because your focus has switched completely to digging in the dirt.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Same Party / Different View

Virginia General Assembly Fickr Stream

You may have heard that funding to keep Virginia government running later this year is currently caught in the middle of a bitter debate.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Hemp

Industrial Hemp... Heard of it?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Pet Loss

Whether they have four legs, feathers, or slither along on their bellies, pets can be an important part of anyone’s family. So how do you cope when they leave?

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Virginia Insight
5:00 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Reaching for Starry Nights

United States of America at night - a composite assembled from data acquired by the Suomi NPP satellite in April and October 2012
NASA

Across the industrialized world, "Light Pollution," has become such a big concern that some countries now ask their citizens to take one day out of the year to focus on the problem.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Hospitals + Poverty = ?

Virginia Mason Hospital and Pavilions

Are Virginia hospitals in jeopardy?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Getting at Fact through Fiction

Sometimes the most effective route to the truth is through fiction.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Nearing Session’s End?

For sixty straight days most of Virginia’s state lawmakers race from sun up to well after sundown, struggling to finish all that needs taking care of in the Commonwealth’s part-time legislature.

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