Behind the Scenes with Celebrity Interviewer

Called one of the “world’s greatest characters” by Sir Elton John, he’s heir to a European auto fortune, a globe-trotting photographer, a renowned art collector, a successful tech investor, and creator of a high-end men’s clothing line. Jean “Johnny” Pigozzi is a unique character whose life defies belief, and now he re- invents the celebrity […]

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Was Ferguson a ‘Sundown Town’?

Jim Loewen taught race relations for twenty years at the University of Vermont and is the author of “Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism” in which he describes ‘Sundown Towns’ as predominantly white communities in which people of color aren’t welcome. He says, “I think Ferguson was a sundown town, based on a […]

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The Militarizing of Local Police

The National Guard has been called in to Ferguson after growing violence in the aftermath of the police shooting of an unarmed young black man. Michael Shank says the police response has shocked America, but that it could happen in any community. “The escalating tension in this town of 21,200 people between a largely white […]

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08/21/14 RTIR E-zine: Arias Trial, Allergy Season, Awful Weather

August 21, 2014 01. Psychologist to Media – Go Home and Let Us Heal 02. Jane Velez-Mitchell on Arias Trial 03. The New Marijuana Media 04. Is the College System Broken? 05. She’s the Guru of Early Childhood Education 06. Ditch Old Study Habits for a Better School Year 07. Another Ebola Case in U.S.? […]

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08/19/14 RTIR E-zine: Ferguson, Women on Campus, Human Energy

August 19, 2014 01. The Militarizing of Local Police 02. Was Ferguson a ‘Sundown Town’? 03. Will Ferguson Unrest Spread? 04. Behind the Scenes with Celebrity Interviewer 05. Backstage Stories from Rock’s Greatest Era 06. Robin Williams and the Legacy of Suicide 07. Did Divorce Kill Robin Williams? 08. The Softer, Sufi Side of Islam […]

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08/14/14 RTIR E-zine: Shark Week, Iraq Oil, Proof of Miracles

August 14, 2014 01. Iraq Oil: Factor in War? 02. How Could Robin Williams be Depressed? 03. Kids Get Depressed Too 04. Robin Williams – The Risk Taking Personality 05. Williams’ Will & Estate Issues 06. Jane Velez-Mitchell on Arias Penalty Phase 07. Keeping College Kids Safe on Campus 08. Is the College System Broken? […]

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Robin Williams Suicide – The Pain We Hide

An autopsy is scheduled today in the death of comic legend Robin Williams, who authorities believe took his own life. He was found dead Monday at his northern California home. He was 63. The author of “Battling the Storm Within,” Sgt.Stephanie Shannon, says that most people assume that funny and kind people are happy and […]

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It’s Shark Week!

Americans may be scared of sharks but we wait all year for the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week; seven days of programming devoted to the feared fish. Are your listeners heading to the shore? I bet they’re wondering, “Is it safe to go in the water?” Veronica Gray, aka The Surf Lady, says, “Sharks aren’t everywhere, […]

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‘Reverend Elvis’ Remembers the King

For millions of people, this time of year means honoring the memory and legacy of Elvis Presley. ‘The King’ passed away on August 16th, 37 years ago, yet his iconic image and musical spirit live on – thanks to tribute artists like The Reverend Elvis, aka Bruce Sheasby. Sure to be one of your most […]

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08/12/14 RTIR E-zine: Robin Williams, Beatles Anniversary, Back-to-School

August 12, 2014 01. Robin Williams Suicide – The Pain We Hide 02. It’s Shark Week! 03. ‘Reverend Elvis’ Remembers the King 04. Behind the Scenes with Celebrity Interviewer 05. Campus Life & Sexual Assaults 06. How to Make the Most of College 07. America’s Schools Get Failing Grade 08. Brain Training for Back-to-School Success […]

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