Monday, November 29, 2004 – Dan Bammes looks at Governor Olene Walker's tax reform proposals. His guests will be Professor Gary Cornia, a tax policy expert from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University and Utah State Representatives Pat Jones and Steve Mascaro.
Friday, November 26, 2004 – RadioWest features Part II of the Third Coast International Audio Festival from Public Radio International. The festival is is a celebration of the best feature and documentary work heard worldwide on the radio and the Internet.
Thursday, November 25, 2004 – RadioWest features the Third Coast International Audio Festival from Public Radio International. The festival is is a celebration of the best feature and documentary work heard worldwide on the radio and the Internet.
Wednesday, November 24, 2004 – Dr. Gene Jacobsen recounts his three-and-a-half year experience as a prisoner of war during World War II. Captured at the age of 20 in 1941, he survived the Bataan Death March and imprisonment in Japan and the Phillipines. Jacobsen was one of only sixty-five men of his Army Air Corps squadron to return home.
Tuesday, November 23 – Director Morgan Spurlock joins Doug to talk about the process of creating the film "Super Size Me." Spurlock lived on nothing but McDonald's while travelling the country to talk with experts on America's "ever-expanding girth." (Repeat)
Monday, November 22, 2004 – One World Cafe in Salt Lake City exemplifies business with a conscience. Owner Denise Cerreta has down away with menus and pricing, allowing customers to take as much as they can eat and pay what they feel it was worth. Doug talks to Cerreta about her business philosophy, and with "Faith and Fortune" author Marc Gunther.
Friday, November 19, 2004 – Jenny Brundin examines the phenomenon of "Peak Oil." How soon will we really run out of oil, what does it mean for an economy fuelled by oil and is there any resource waiting in the wings to replace it? Guests Paul Roberts, author of "End of Oil," and University of Utah Geoscientist Dr. Rasoul Sorkhabi join Jenny for the conversation.
Thursday, November 18, 2004 – Doug talks with Young Adult Author and Environmentalist Phillip Hoose about his book "The Race to Save the Lord God Bird." It's the story of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker (last sighted in 1987) and of American economics, development and environmental law.
Wednesday, November 17, 2004 – Harvard Economist Richard Freeman joins Doug to discuss his research on "The Effects of Globalization on Workers Around the World." Freeman will speak at the eighth Siciliano Forum, Thursday, November 18, 2004 at noon in the Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke, Jr. Auditorium in the Utah Museum of Fine Arts.
Tuesday, November 16, 2004 – Alan Lightman is a novelist, essayist, physicist, and educator. His most recent book, "Reunion," reflects on how we shape our identity through memory. Lightman will speak Tuesday, November 16 at the Salt Lake City Public Library at 7:00 p.m.