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Ellie 2.0 Radio – October 22, 2018

It’s an Ellie’s Talking Head Show! Our idealist highlight is of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who unseated a 10-term Democratic in this year’s NY primary. Block B is about racism and trauma—in part, a history lesson about the Tulsa race riot of 1921 and then how a personal health crisis (another form of trauma) can cause one…

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3. Stress: Kicking the Habit

Stress is no simple thing, and dealing with it takes a little practice. If you want to become a ninja at kicking stress at its root and staying calm, you are going to have to work at it a little bit. In this show we’ll be giving you techniques and ideas to apply to your…

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 17, 2018

Matt takes the Star Tribune to task for collaborating with a far right “media” outlet on a fishing expedition against Keith Ellison that unsealed his divorce records and not only turned up no instances of abuse by Ellison, but embarrassed his ex wife. Also Jeff Stein talks national politics in the second half of the…

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Did The Star Tribune Go On A Fishing Expedition Agaist Keith Ellison

Matt takes the Star Tribune to task for collaborating with a far right “media” outlet on a fishing expedition against Keith Ellison that unsealed his divorce records and not only turned up no instances of abuse by Ellison, but embarrassed his ex wife.

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Local Minnesota Radio Hour – October 17, 2018

Brett speaks with Robert Pilot about the newly expanded Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake (Saturdays 1-3) as well as Elizabeth Warren’s Cherokee heritage controversy and indigenous voting problems in North Dakota. Also Michael Livingston tells us about a peace march in Minneapolis on Sunday. And Rob Levine of EdHiveMN.com tells us about some of…

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Local Minnesota Radio Hour – October 16, 2018

Hunter and Brett host today’s show and talk about the AG race and why there are good reasons to vote for Keith Ellison. Also Will Sommer of the Daily Beast talks about the latest on the right wing media and how many of their figures are failing to get monetized. And what are the motivations…

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 16, 2018

A follow up from our caller Ryan who on Friday made allegations against Doug Wardlow that after he came out and attempted suicide, Wardlow told him “you couldn’t even get that right.” Ryan wonders how someone from the Wardlow campaign found and tracked his Facebook page just one day after his original call to AM950.…

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A Follow Up from Caller Ryan on Allegations Against Doug Wardlow

A follow up from our caller Ryan who on Friday made allegations against Doug Wardlow that after he came out and attempted suicide, Wardlow told him “you couldn’t even get that right.” Ryan wonders how someone from the Wardlow campaign found and tracked his Facebook page just one day after his original call to AM950.

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Ellie 20 Radio – October 15, 2018

This week’s idealist is the Rev. William Barker, III, a 2018 MacArthur Genius Grant recipient for his work in organizing North Carolina marginalized communities into a political force that unseated Pat McCrory as governor; the Big Interview is with 22-year-old Nick Alm, who founded Mossier MN.org to promote LGBTQ entrepreneurs in Africa as a way…

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I’m Awake – October 13, 2018

Robert will be speaking with Patrice Kunesh: Director for Center for Indian Country Development. We’ll be speaking on the Wall Of Forgotten Natives, the stop and search of American Indian Women and the high mortality rate of American Indians in the Midwest. Our sacred animal section of the show Wendy Pilot will be telling us about…

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2. New Perspectives on an Old Issue – Stress

Even though stress is an age-old issue, it is showing up in new and insidious ways. The silent and persistent invasion of stress in modern life will be discussed, as well as the male/female reactions to this very real threat. Come hear the ways stress may be infiltrating your life unawares on a day-to-day basis.

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A caller says Doug Wardlow allegedly harassed a gay classmate in high school suicide attempt mocked

A call from someone who says he attended high school with Doug Wardlow. A frightening call about when he came out he says he was ridiculed by classmates including Doug Wardlow which caused him to attempt suicide. He alleges Wardlow told him after the attempt “You couldn’t even do that right.”

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 12, 2018

DFL & Labor Endorsed Dave Hutch for Hennepin County Sheriff joins as the Democrat of the Day. Also a call from someone who says he attended high school with Doug Wardlow. A frightening call about when he came out he says he was ridiculed by classmates including Doug Wardlow which caused him to attempt suicide.…

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1. Up Close and Personal with Awakened Living Infusion

Join Connie and Michelle as they introduce themselves, and also talk about what this show will be about in the year ahead.  You will get to know about their personal journeys into their fields, and what their areas of expertise are.

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Local Minnesota Radio Hour – October 10, 2018

Brett speaks with Kayli Schaaf of Indivisible North Metro about how they’re preparing for the 2018 election and beyond. Also Dr. Scott Shamblott of Shamblott Family Dentistry talks about how opioid addiction affects oral and dental health. And Doug Pagitt previews tonight’s Vote Common Good rally in Richfield.

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A MN Republican Isn’t Outraged by Possible Financial Fraud of Fellow Conservatives

Why does Steve Drazkowski have such a big problem with problem Illhan Omar’s finances but not not Rob Undersander (the rich white welfare fraud) or GOP house speaker Kurt Daudt getting his credit card debt forgiven from an agency that happen’s to have a capitol lobbying wing .

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 10, 2018

Matt speaks with our Democrat of the Day Joe Perske running in MN Senate District 13 (the only senate seat up this year which will determine the chamber’s control). Why does Steve Drazkowski have such a big problem with problem Illhan Omar’s finances but not not Rob Undersander (the rich white welfare fraud) or GOP…

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Local Minnesota Radio Hour – October 9, 2018

Hunter Hawes and Brett Johnson host today’s show and speak with the usual 4 PM host, Doug Pagitt, about his Vote Common Good Tour which comes to Minnesota tomorrow. Also how we plan to expand AM950 beyond the traditional radio airwaves to different social media platforms. And history Professor Peter Rachleff of Macalester College tells…

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History Professor Peter Rachleff of Macalester College (10/9/18)

History Professor Peter Rachleff of Macalester College tells us about how the Democratic and Republican parties have shifted from left to right and vice versa over the years.

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 9, 2018

We’re now streaming on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube! Matt speaks with our Democrat of the Day Terry Gjersvik (MN-27A Candidate). Then Matt reacts to Randy’s call yesterday that was shall we say, light on facts. Also Duane Quam is a house Republican candidate in MN 25-A and melts down at a debate and steals his…

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A #Triggered Republican Snowflake Literally Steals The Mic From His Democratic Opponent At A Debate

Duane Quam is a Republican house candidate in MN 25-A and gets #triggered at a debate and steals his Democratic opponent’s microphone. So much for the tolerant left. Or wait, right. More at: http://www.bluestemprairie.com/bluestemprairie/2018/10/how-chivalrous-state-representative-duane-quam-shares-the-new-civility-with-ms-mahlberg.html

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Ellie 2.0 Radio – October 8, 2018

The theme this week is “befriending the untouchables” and in Block A, I talk about two white high school students who befriended the “Little Rock 9”—black students who sought to integrate Central High School in Little Rock in 1957; The Big Interview is with Fr. Harry Hartigan re: his work at MN’s Moose Lake facility…

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Nobel Conference54 Living Soil (10/6/18)

Leading thinker on carbon change and soil carbon Dr Rattan Lal; co-founder of Earth Microbiome Project Dr Jack Gilbert and conference co-chair Laura Triplett share learning form Nobel Conference 54:  Living Soil  a Universe Underfoot.

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Local Minnesota Radio Hour – October 2, 2018

Brett Johnson hosts today and speaks with Mar Frascone from IREB (Indivisible Resistance of Eagan Burnsville) about some of the events they have coming up. Also Nancy Nord Bence from Protect MN tells us about the westside rally against gun violence taking place Saturday from 1-4 in Excelsior. And we play back Jeff Stein’s interview…

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 3, 2018

Matt explains the difference between when a rural white conservative steals almost 5 million dollars vs. when a black guy commits petty theft. Why are 18-29 year olds still not exactly enthused to vote? Jeff Stein joins us to talk about Kavanaugh, the FBI investigation, and how down ballot and future elections might be impacted.

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The Matt McNeil Show – October 2, 2018

Our Democrat of the Day is Joe Heggard running in MN-24A. Paul Molitor gets fired. Matt and Brett disagree on if he should have been canned. Are guns addicting? And using gun nut logic isn’t it the addicts fault instead of the opioids themselves?

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The Boulevardier With Matthew Galaviz Reed

Marketing Director for the W Hotel, Matthew Galaviz Reed, discusses the challenges associated with event planning. He and Gregory talk art events, Minneapolis Fashion Week, How to know what to wear when, and the emergence of Minneapolis as a cultural hub in the Upper Midwest.

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Ellie 2.0 Radio – October 1, 2018

Ellie’s Talking Head show re: the interplay of hope and idealism. I feature Daryl Davis, a black man whose mission in life has been to convert Klu Klux Klan members from hatred of “Other” to acceptance; Block B is about loss of hope and political hope; in Block C, I share about launching my first…

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