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U.S. Foreign Policy During the Trump Presidency

Kentucky Tonight

U.S. Foreign Policy During the Trump Presidency

Renee Shaw and her guests discuss U.S. foreign policy. Scheduled guests: Gregory Hall, Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce professor at the University of Kentucky; Timothy Rich, political science professor at Western Kentucky University; Dina Badie, politics and international studies professor at Centre College; and Jonathan Pidluzny, government professor at Morehead State University.

News of the Week: July 21, 2017

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News of the Week: July 21, 2017

Bill Bryant and guest journalists discuss the week's news from the commonwealth. Scheduled guests: Ryland Barton from Kentucky Public Radio; Ronnie Ellis from CNHI News Service; and Allison Ross from the Louisville Courier-Journal.

Discussing Trends in State and National Politics

Kentucky Tonight

Discussing Trends in State and National Politics

Renee Shaw and her guests discuss national and state politics. Scheduled guests: Trey Grayson, a Republican, former Kentucky Secretary of State and former director of the Institute of Politics at Harvard University; Jonathan Miller, a Democrat and former Kentucky State Treasurer; Mike Ward, campaign consultant and former Democratic member of the Kentucky House of Representatives and the U.S. House of Representatives; and Steve Robertson, political consultant and former chair of the Republican Party of Kentucky.

News of the Week: July 14, 2017

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News of the Week: July 14, 2017

Journalists from around the state discuss news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including a visit to Lexington from Vice President Mike Pence to support the Republican-backed health care bill being considered in Congress. Scheduled guests: Adam Beam from the Associated Press; Grace Schneider from the Louisville Courier-Journal; and John Stamper from the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Envisioning a New 21st-Century Higher Education Model

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Envisioning a New 21st-Century Higher Education Model

MIT professor Christine Ortiz stepped down as the dean for graduate education in July 2016 to launch a new residential research university that will have no disciplinary departments, no classrooms, no traditional on-ground passive lectures, no majors and no pedagogical distinction between undergraduate and graduate education. She discusses her remarkable new vision for higher education.

Uncovering Bias in Early Childhood Education

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Uncovering Bias in Early Childhood Education

Renee's guest is Pikeville, Kentucky native Walter Gilliam, director of the Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy and associate professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology at the Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Gilliam has done extensive research in early childhood education and intervention policy analysis (specifically how policies translate into effective services). He was recently a keynote speaker at Kentucky's 2017 Early Childhood Institute conference in Louisville.

Workers’ Compensation in Kentucky

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Workers’ Compensation in Kentucky

Renee Shaw and her guests discuss workers' compensation. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Adam Koenig, R-Erlanger, chair of the House Licensing, Occupations, and Administrative Regulations Committee; State Rep. Al Gentry, D-Louisville; Elizabeth Hahn, a Louisville lawyer; and Ched Jennings, a Louisville lawyer.

News of the Week: July 7, 2017

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News of the Week: July 7, 2017

Bill Bryant and guest journalists discuss the news of the week, including comments Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made about proposed federal health care legislation while meeting with constituents back in Kentucky. Scheduled guests: Jack Brammer from the Lexington Herald-Leader; Miranda Combs from WKYT-TV in Lexington; and Kevin Wheatley from Spectrum News.

Positive Data Trends and Remaining Challenges for Kentucky’s Children

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Positive Data Trends and Remaining Challenges for Kentucky’s Children

Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates, talks about recent data in the 2017 KIDS COUNT Data Book concerning the well-being of Kentucky kids.

The War Show

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The War Show

Radio host Obaidah Zytoon captures the fate of Syria through the intimate lens of a small circle of friends and journalists, from the peaceful Arab Spring protests to a bloody civil war.