Civic Soapbox

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8:27 am
Fri February 6, 2009

My Sound Romance

Charlottesville, VA – Jesse Dukes is an Associate Producer of With Good Reason, and also an independent radio producer.

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Civic Soapbox
2:45 am
Fri January 30, 2009

Thoughts on Maintaining a Woman's Right to Choose

Stuart's Draft, VA – Elizabeth Brooks lives with her husband and 2-year old son in Stuarts Draft.

Civic Soapbox listener essays represent only the opinion of the writer and do not represent WMRA or any other entity. Essays expressing opposing views are welcome.  Email essays (around 3 minutes long please) to WMRA "at" JMU "dot" EDU.

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Civic Soapbox
6:04 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Thoughts on a Recent Bush Administration Health Care Regulation

Harrisonburg, VA – Greg Versen is a retired JMU Professor of Social Work.

He moonlights Saturday nights on WMRA as Professuh Blues.

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Civic Soapbox
9:24 am
Fri January 16, 2009

Future Studies

Charlottesville, VA – Walker Richmond practices law in Charlottesville with his father. He used to be a history teacher.

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5:39 am
Fri January 9, 2009

Some Thoughts on Same-sex Marriage

Afton, VA – Ryan Wender lives in Afton, Virginia.

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11:58 am
Fri January 2, 2009

First Principles

Staunton, VA – Brendan O'Connor grew up in Staunton and is working at the State Department while considering graduate school.

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Civic Soapbox
9:55 am
Fri December 26, 2008

Saltville Man

Harrisonburg, VA – Martha Woodroof is a reporter and editor of WMRA's Civic Soapbox.

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Civic Soapbox
3:31 am
Fri December 19, 2008

An Independent Spirit in Rockbridge County

Rockbridge, VA – Kate Buford extols the independent spirit of Rockbridge County residents.

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Civic Soapbox
4:41 am
Mon December 15, 2008

Gxojan Zamenhof-tagon

Harrisonburg, VA – Happy Esperanto Day from Jeremy Aldrich, a teacher in Harrisonburg.

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Civic Soapbox
4:16 am
Fri December 12, 2008

Reason for Optimism

Ivy, VA – Bob Belton lives in Ivy, where he gardens and fly fishes.

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