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An Interview With David Bach

An Interview With David Bach

September 12, 2018

CLR 1977.  Air date September 9, 2018.  Another in CLR's continuing series of informative and provocative conversations with political observer and commentator David Bach. The Woodward book and that anonymous NY Times Op-Ed piece are high on the agenda. 

Amazon Is Comin’ To Town

Amazon Is Comin’ To Town

September 5, 2018

CLR 204SP.  Recorded December 12, 2018.  Amazon's arrival in Long Island City represents yet another change for the City that strives on change.  CLR offers an exploration of the inextricable connection between hope and change and the inescapable conclusion that change is the unavoidable and magical constant of all human life.  The trick is to react to our experiences, not our expectations.   

Real World Politics with Reggie Lafayette

Real World Politics with Reggie Lafayette

September 5, 2018

CLR 1973. Air date September 3, 2018.  A frank and highly informative conversation with Westchester County Democratic Chairman, Reggie Lafayette, describing how local and regional politics drive national agendas and election results.  

Divine-Human Institutions In The Age Of Trump

Divine-Human Institutions In The Age Of Trump

August 30, 2018

CLR 1970. Air date August 29, 2018.  The institutions and individuals entrusted with our spritual well being have always been tempted by tribalism's promise of unfettered power.  Where do we turn when our shepherds go astray?     

Today’s Center Left Radio Show

Today’s Center Left Radio Show

August 18, 2018

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We Are The Sum Of Many Parts

We Are The Sum Of Many Parts

August 18, 2018

CLR 1963.  Air date August 17, 2018.  Professional Nutritionist Archana Gogna explains that living a full and satisfying life demands a thoughtful, holistic approach to all that we do.  We are more than just what we eat - although that is an important part of it. 

An Interview With Richard Skipper

An Interview With Richard Skipper

August 11, 2018

CLR 1958.  Air date August 10, 2018.  How does a kid from a tobacco farm in Conway, South Carolina become one of the most recognized figures in New York and national theater circles?  And what is it that 'Richard Skipper Celebrates' in the age of Trump?  Listen to Richard's entertaining and altogether inspiring stories about his life, his art and, above all else, being true to who you are.   

Rationalizing The Intolerable: When Trump Becomes Overwhelming

Rationalizing The Intolerable: When Trump Becomes Overwhelming

July 31, 2018

CLR 1949.  Air date July 30, 2018.  Progressive types who know better are suddenly 'discovering' Trump/Republican/Democrat moral equivalency arguments.  Is this what happens when our own fear becomes too much to face and supress?  Is no one immune to the fear juggernaut that is Donald Trump? 

The Morning After The 2020 Election

The Morning After The 2020 Election

July 30, 2018

CLR 1948.  Air date July 27, 2018.  A fictitional New York Times opinion piece from November of 2020 discusses how and why Trump won reelection.  Yes, it took another perfect storm.  Could lightning strike twice?  We discuss how to avoid the phenomenon. 

Realistic Hopes: The Wisdom Of A Buddhist Abbott

Realistic Hopes: The Wisdom Of A Buddhist Abbott

July 19, 2018

CLR 1941. Air date July 18, 2018.  Monshin (Paul Naamon), Head Abbott of North American Tendai Buddhism, describes the path to politcal and social evolution for America and the world.  It begins with an embrace of humility. Plus, recorded impressions from the world's most ecclectic and joyful seafood restaurant.