The Marc Steiner Show

December 11, 2012

December 10, 2012 – Hour 2

Larry Gibson, law professor from the University of Maryland Carey School of Law and noted political strategist will discuss his book Young Thurgood: The Making of a Supreme Court Justice. Gibson's book focuses on the early life of the civil rights icon.

December 11, 2012

December 10, 2012 – Hour 1

 

December 11, 2012

December 11, 2012 – Segment 3

The Ravens fired their offensive coordinator Cam Cameron earlier this week. We'll speak about that choice with

  • Ali Danois, Senior Editor of Bounce Magazine,
  • Stan "the Fan" Charles, publisher of Press Box and PressBoxOnline.com, and
  • Syreeta Hubbard, publisher of NFLchick.com.
December 11, 2012

December 11, 2012 – Segment 2

We discuss the situations in Syria, Egypt, and Palestine/Israel, and ask the important question of what US foreign policy should be in the Middle East. We'll speak with

December 11, 2012

December 11, 2012 – Segment 1

We speak with S. Dallas Dance, Superintendent for Baltimore County schools. We will speak to him about his experience leading Baltimore County schools since he started in mid-2012, as well as his past experience as chief middle schools officer in Houston, Texas.

December 6, 2012

December 6, 2012 – Web Special

This interview with David Brubeck is from October 27, 2005. David passed away yesterday, one day before his 92nd birthday. With Marc is Tom Hall, Director of the Baltimore Choral Arts Society.

December 6, 2012

December 6, 2012 – Segment 3

 

December 6, 2012

December 6, 2012 – Segment 2

Baltimore has surpassed the 200 homicide mark in 2012 to date, which already outnumbers last year's total. We get perspectives from a diverse roundtable of guests about what this means for the city and police strategy. Our guests include:

December 6, 2012

December 6, 2012 – Segment 1

We remember two important and influential people who passed away this week: David Brubeck, jazz pianist and composer, and Patricia Cook-Ferguson, teacher and President of the Baltimore County NAACP.

 

December 5, 2012

Chesapeake Bay Food and Agriculture History

It's time for another episode of Sound Bites, our series on the food system.

December 5, 2012

December 5, 2012 – Segment 2

Cliff DuRand, former professor of Social Philosophy at Morgan State University, joins us to discuss the book he co-edited: Recreating Democracy in a Global State. The book is a collection of essays on globalization, government, social movements, and capitalism.

December 5, 2012

December 5, 2012 – Segment 1

We discuss the arrest of journalist F. James MacArthur in Waverly last weekend. MacArthur blogs for the Baltimore Spectator and covers crime and police issues. As a SWAT team surrounded his home, he broadcast the standoff live over his website and on Twitter.

December 4, 2012

December 4, 2012 – Hour 2

 

December 4, 2012

December 4, 2012 – Hour 1

We bring you an interview with Tom Reiss, author of The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo.

 

November 29, 2012

November 29, 2012 – Segment 2

This week on Beyond the Spin, we visit the Facing Race Conference, a national conference held in Baltimore earlier this month. Hosted by ARC (Applied Research Center), the three day event served as a platform for racial justice leaders, educators, and artists.

November 29, 2012

November 29, 2012 – Segment 1

On our latest episode of Sound Bites, Anna Lappe, author, educator and sustainable food advocate, joins us to talk about Food MythBusters a multi-media platform that uses animated and short live-action documentaries to debunk myths about sustainable food and farming.

November 27, 2012

November 27, 2012 – Hour 2

THIS SHOW IS A REBROADCAST FROM OCTOBER 3, 2012.

 

November 27, 2012

November 27, 2012 – Hour 1

In the beginning of October, we brought you a story of East Baltimore community members and activists critical of the project between Johns Hopkins Hospital and East Baltimore Development, Incorporated (EBDI).

November 26, 2012

November 26, 2012 – Hour 2

We will hear from local and national education experts who participated in "How to Evaluate and Support Great Teachers," the sixth event in the Leading Minds series presented by the Baltimore Curriculum Project, Loyola University Maryland, and Urbanite magazine. This forum, which we recorded in September, coincides with the

November 26, 2012

November 26, 2012 – Hour 1

David Korten, co-founder and board chair of YES!

November 21, 2012

November 21, 2012 – Segment 3

We wrap up the show with an interview with Native American author, poet, and screenwriter Sherman Alexie. Sherman's compelling new book, Blasphemy, is a collection of new and previously-published short stories.

November 21, 2012

November 21, 2012 – Segment 2

We discuss the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where M23 rebels are moving towards the capitol.

November 21, 2012

November 21, 2012 – Segment 1

We discuss the the Friend of a Friend program, which was established by the American Friends Service Committee as a mentoring project in Maryland correctional institutions. Its goal is to reduce institutional violence by providing tools that build healthy relationships, create support structures, and develop effective communication skills.

November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012 – Segment 3

We bring you a new episode of Beyond the Spin. Mark Trahant, an independent print and broadcast journalist, joins us for a discussion of the roles Native Americans played in the 2012 elections.

November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012 – Segment 2

We hear an update on the situation in Gaza from Rami Khouri, Director of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut, and syndicated columnist at the Beirut-based Daily Star newspaper.

November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012 – Segment 1

We start the show with a discussion of the University of Maryland joining the Big Ten, a college athletics conference of the top universities in the nation.

 

November 19, 2012

November 19, 2012 – Hour 2

It's almost Turkey Day! We are joined by Donavan Murphy owner of Island Quizine, Adam Pierce, Executive Chef at Great Sage, and Chef Mac Alonzo Lee of All Those Blues to discuss great recipes for the holidays.

November 19, 2012

November 19, 2012 – Hour 1

Today we are joined by co-host Anthony McCarthy, Bob Somerby, editor for the Daily Howler, Hassan Giordano, columnist for the Baltimore Independent Examiner and Anne McCarthy, Dean of the Business School at Hamline University in Minneapolis, MN for a roundtable disucssion on the national debt crisis and Hostess going out of b

November 15, 2012

November 15, 2012 – Segment 3

 

Yuval Taylor, Senior Editor of the Chicago Review Press and co-author of Faking It, discusses his most recent book, Darkest America: Black Minstrelsy from Slavery to Hip-Hop.

 

November 15, 2012

November 15, 2012 – Segment 2

 

November 15, 2012

November 15, 2012 – Segment 1

Tonight we talk race and politics. We'll be thinking about the coalitions formed in the 2012 election and how this point in time might be a crossroads for the United States' political future. Our guests are:

November 14, 2012

November 14, 2012 – Segment 3

It's time for another episode of Sound Bites. This week, we bring together a diverse group of farmers from across Maryland to share the major impediments they face trying to share their products with people all across the region, and hear their ideas for a more supportive system.
November 14, 2012

November 14, 2012 – Segment 2

We are joined by a Sudanese artist living in Baltimore, Mosno Al-Moseeki, who started an online campaign to bring coverage to the little-reported protests that started in Sudan in the middle of June as a reaction to price increases and austerity measures taken by the Sudanese government.

 

November 14, 2012

November 14, 2012 – Segment 1

We share an interview with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, an atmospheric scientist and Evangelical Christian who studies climate change.

 

November 13, 2012

November 13, 2012 – Segment 3

We continue our ongoing conversation on the proposed juvenile detention facility in Baltimore, including the question of how the $70 million allocated for its construction could possibly be spent differently. Our guests will include:

  • the Rev. Heber Brown of Pleasant Hope Baptist Church,

 

November 13, 2012

November 13, 2012 – Segment 2

Maryland State Delegate Aisha Braveboy joins us to discuss the Maryland Black Caucus Foundation's 2012 Legislative Conference, happening this weekend in Annapolis.

November 13, 2012

November 13, 2012 – Segment 1

We open our show today with members of the National Association of Black Storytellers (NABS), which is holding its 30th anniversary festival and conference in Baltimore this week.

November 12, 2012

Veterans Day: Shawna Foster and Emily Yates

In honor of Veterans Day, we speak with US National Guard veteran Shawna Foster and US Army veteran Emily Yates.They are part of Iraq Veterans Against the War, which, along with the Civilian Soldier Alliance, recently held its annual convention in Baltimore. We spoke to them about their experiences in the service, the challenges that women face in the military, and the Right to Heal campaign, which seeks to keep traumatized service members from deploying.
November 12, 2012

November 12, 2012 – Segment 2

Dr. Steven Isberg, Associate Professor of Finance at University of Baltimore and Dr. Robin Hahnel,  Professor Emeritus of Economics at American University and visiting professor at Portland State University join us to discuss the current economic crisis and what is being called the "fiscal cliff."

November 12, 2012

Understanding the Potential Impact of the Fiscal Cliff

Dr. Steven Isberg, Associate Professor of Finance at University of Baltimore and Dr. Robin Hahnel,  Professor Emeritus of Economics at American University and visiting professor at Portland State University join us to discuss the current economic crisis and what is being called the "fiscal cliff."

November 12, 2012

November 12, 2012 – Segment 1

The 2012 presidential election ushered in the most diverse Congress ever. Our round-table will analze the change in the voting bloc that led to this historic measure. Joining us for the discussion is Jamilah Lemieux, News and Lifestyle editor for Ebony.com and E.R.

November 9, 2012

November 8, 2012 – Hour 2

We bring you another episode of Sound Bites. This week on the show, we speak with members of Red Tomato. Red Tomato is a non-profit food hub that connects wholesale growers to supermarkets and other retailers located in the Northeast.
November 9, 2012

Beyond the Spin: 2012 Election Results

November 8, 2012 - Hour 1 - It's time for another episode of Beyond the Spin. On Beyond the Spin today, we take a look at the results of Tuesday's election, covering not just the Presidential election but also significant state and local races and referendums around the country.
November 7, 2012

November 7, 2012 – Hour 2

A massive amount of money was poured into ballot initiatives campaigns, particularly for Question 6 on Marriage Equality and Question 7 on the expansion of gaming in Maryland. Our roundtable of panelists dissect the campaigns and what the historical decisions mean for Maryland.
November 7, 2012

November 7, 2012 – Hour 1

The 2012 general election is over and our roundtable will weigh-in on the missteps, highlights, and critical moments. Joining us will be: DeWayne Wickham, Marta Mossburg and Seth Freed Wessler.
November 6, 2012

November 6, 2012 – Segment 3

We start with a commentary from Maryland State Senator James C. Rosapepe related to the response to Hurricane Sandy in Baltimore. We then revisit a conversation we began yesterday, about the impact of Hurricane Sandy on New York City.
November 6, 2012

November 6, 2012 – Segment 2

 

November 6, 2012

November 6, 2012 – Segment 1

We begin our show with a look at the controversial new biopic "Nina," about the High Priestess of Soul, Nina Simone. The film has been criticized in part because of the selection of actress Zoe Saldana to play the title role.

 

November 5, 2012

November 5, 2012 – Segment 3

Tomorrow, Marylanders will vote on a number of important issues, including Marriage Equality, the expansion of gaming, and the Maryland Dream Act.

 

Our panel will weigh in on the referendum questions and what they mean for the future of our state. With panelists:

November 5, 2012

November 5, 2012 – Segment 2

We turn to the 2012 Presidential election, as we head into the final day of a tight race between President Obama and Governor Romney.

Our panelists include: