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8:27 am
Fri March 4, 2011

The Labor Dispute in Wisconsin

Afton, VA – Larry Stopper is an entrepreneur and a strong union supporter who lives in Afton.

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Civic Soapbox
10:10 am
Fri February 25, 2011

Thomas Estes introduces us to Omar in honor of Black History Month

Harrisonburg, VA – Thomas Estes is a junior, studying English, at James Madison University.

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Civic Soapbox
10:02 am
Fri February 18, 2011

"Phenomenal Woman" by Maya Angelou

Harrisonburg, VA – Vanessa Dunn is from Sperryville in Rappahannock County. She attends James Madison University, where she's studying Inclusive Early Childhood Education.

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Civic Soapbox
7:02 pm
Fri February 11, 2011

The Imperiled Night Sky

Amherst, VA – Matthew Poteat is an assistant professor of history at Central Virginia Community College and an amateur star gazer.

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Civic Soapbox
8:58 am
Fri February 4, 2011

Tackling the Super Bowl

Crozier, VA – Robin Traywick Williams lives in Crozier, near Richmond.

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Civic Soapbox
4:48 pm
Fri January 28, 2011

Tinfoil Thinking-Cap Time

Harrisonburg, VA – Chris Edwards is a writer living in Harrisonburg.

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Civic Soapbox
8:38 am
Fri January 21, 2011

Television, God, Love and the Healing Power of Cosmic Beauty

Rockfish, VA – Soren Mitchell lives in the Rockfish River Valley.

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Civic Soapbox
4:46 pm
Fri January 14, 2011

In Praise of Viruses and Bacteria

Free Union, VA – Denise Zito lives in community with bacteria on her small farm in Free Union.

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Civic Soapbox
4:54 pm
Fri January 7, 2011

WikiLeaks and the War on Terror

Charlottesville, VA – Fred Hitz teaches at the University of Virginia's Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. He retired from the CIA in 1998, where he last held the position of Inspector General. Mr. Hitz currently lives in Charlottesville.

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Civic Soapbox
10:47 am
Fri December 24, 2010

Surfing and Christmas

Harrisonburg, VA – Martha Woodroof edits the Civic Soapbox listener essay series on WMRA.

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