Ebola Hysteria is Overreaction

  When asked about the risk of Ebola, most health professionals will tell you that Americans should be more concerned with catching the flu or developing heart disease. Dr. Elaine Ferguson, a practicing physician and pioneer in the field of holistic medicine, says the threat of Ebola is very real in West Africa, but not […]

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The CDC and Ebola

  President Obama’s decision to name a skilled political operative as his Ebola czar rather than a medical expert is enraging critics as the latest in a series of missteps in the government’s response to the virus. Dr. Meryl Nass is particularly critical of the Center for Disease Control. “Testing people at airports is rather […]

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Think Twice Before Taking a DNA Test

We’ve all heard about the miracle of genetic testing. It can tell us whether we’re at risk for all manner of conditions and outcomes, including cancer, breast cancer, Huntington’s, ADHD, cystic fibrosis, alcoholism, autism, obesity—it can even predict your life span! The list is long and growing fast. But just because you can afford a […]

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ISIS Red Flag – Turkey Won’t Help

Ivan Eland believes that Turkey’s seemingly strange reluctance to see the danger from ISIS should be a red flag to the United States. “Turkey is not helping the desperate Kurds against ISIS across the border in Syria, because it fears the Kurds more than it does ISIS. One would think that regional actors would have […]

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Let Kids Play with Fire??

Prevention is all well and good. But are today’s parents going too far by eliminating risky play? Page Olson, a mother of two and innovative play expert, thinks overprotected children are a danger to themselves and to society. She argues that fearful parents prevent their kids from experiencing life and the type of play that […]

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29-Year Old to Die on Her Terms

A 29-year-old newlywed is making national waves for her decision to spend her final days advocating for expanded access to physician-assisted suicide. Brittany Maynard suffers from a terminal form of brain cancer and recently moved to Portland to access Oregon’s Death with Dignity Act and decide when and how her life will end. Leslie Strong […]

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Dems Face Foreign Policy Clash in 2016 Election

Eight years ago, the Democratic presidential candidates had the luxury of running against George W. Bush. Their main foreign-policy message was that they were different from the incumbent. But Julian Zelizer says things will be very different for the Dems in 2016. While philosophical fractures within the GOP are well- known, there are also deep […]

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10/21/14 RTIR E-zine: CDC and Ebola, Renegade Dentist, Halloween Shows

October 21, 2014 01. The CDC and Ebola 02. Ebola Hysteria is Overreaction 03. Arias Death Penalty Trial Begins Today 04. Black Market Healthcare 05. Interview TV’s Judge Hatchett 06. Celebrate Veterans Day with an American Hero 07. Mental Awareness After World Mental Health Day 08. Renegade Pharmacist Says Drugs Don’t Work 09. Think Twice […]

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10/16/14 RTIR E-zine: Ebola Concerns, Marijuana and Midterm Elections, Cancer Battles

  October 16, 2014 01. International Health Expert on Ebola 02. Survival Doctor – Who Should Be Concerned? 03. The Gay Divide – What Would Jesus Do? 04. Ferguson to Syria – Police Militarization 05. Behind Violent MX Protests 06. Marijuana is Smokin’ Hot in Midterm Elections 07. Better than Polls – A Politician’s Secret […]

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10/14/14 RTIR E-zine: ISIS Red Flag, Nobel Peace Prize, NFL Problems

October 14, 2014   01. ISIS Red Flag – Turkey Won’t Help 02. Nobel Peace Prize & Children’s Rights 03. Jane Velez-Mitchell on Picking Arias Jurors 04. Great Halloween Show – Salem Witch Trials 05. Nurse Diagnosed with Ebola 06. Labor, Race & America’s Radical Politics 07. Former TV Host Creates Anti-Bully Contest 08. Could […]

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10/9/14 RTIR E-zine: Ebola, Immigration, Study Style

FR: Lauren Healy and Chris Morabito, Editors, Radio-TV Interview Report Magazine 01. Ebola: Are We Being Told the Truth? 02. Talk to Doc Just Back from Liberia 03. Kill the Messenger: CIA, Contras and Crack 04. Where Is Kim Jong Un? 05. Better than Polls – A Politician’s Secret Weapon 06. November 4th – More […]

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