Sep 172017
 

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call, host Sean McCord looks at how our community is healing one month after the events of August 12th. Our guests include Rebecca Kendall of the Community Mental Health Wellness Coalition and Dr. Kate Hudgins who, along with her Community Action Healing Team, has created the Recover Charlottesville action.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Sep 102017
 

Nikuyah Walker

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Charlottesville City Council Independent Candidate Nikuyah Walker about the Alt Right rally which took place in Charlottesville on August 12, 2017. The role of government in protecting its citizens is discussed.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Sep 032017
 

Dr. Frank Friedman

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Sean McCord talks with Dr. Frank Friedman, President of the Virginia Piedmont Community College. Dr. Friedman explains all the ways that PVCC aids residents with education, training, workforce development, and preparing for university.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 272017
 

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Adeola Ogunkeyede, Legal Director of the Civil Rights and Racial Justice Program at the Legal Aid Justice Center and Kim Rolla, an attorney for the program. More people have been arrested in Durham, NC for taking down a Confederate statue than have been arrested for the beating of Deandre Harris in Charlottesville on August 12, 2017 and those attackers were photographed and videotaped. In fact no one has so far been arrested. Why is justice failing this community? Find out in this interesting podcast.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 202017
 

Will Cleveland

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Southern Environmental Law Center attorney Will Cleveland about solar energy and uranium mining in Virginia.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 132017
 

Dr. Pam Moran

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Sean McCord talks with Dr. Pamela Moran, Albemarle County Public Schools Superintendent; Dr. Nick Smith, head of Albemarle School’s new SEAD initiative; and Zadie Electra Lacy, a Monticello High School senior. We pause to take a moment to check in and make sure everyone is safe after the events of August 12, 2017, then discuss equity and access in the schools.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 062017
 

J. Lloyd Snook, III

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Dan Gould talks with local attorney Lloyd Snook about the first amendment and other legal implications of our how our community should respond to the August 12 invasion of “alt-right” White Nationalists. Lloyd has been posting about this questions on his blog. Joining us for part of the conversation will be David Straughn of Black Lives Matter Charlottesville.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Jul 302017
 

John Whitehead

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Rutherford Institute attorney John Whitehead about the importance of free speech in modern society and how Americans must defend it or risk losing it. Topics include: A review of the police action during the July 8th KKK rally in Charlottesville and how police forfeiture practices hurt low income families. Also, Whitehead’s newest book Battlefield America: The War On The American People is discussed.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Jul 232017
 

Alexandra Meador

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Augusta County Assistant Commonwealth Attorney, Alexandra Meador about child sex abuse and trafficking. Topics Include: How to reduce the chance that your own children will be exposed to sex abuse and what to do if you suspect child abuse in your family. Also, the process for prosecuting child sex abuse offenders.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Jul 162017
 

Philip Potter

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with University of Virginia Professor Philip Potter about the Trump administration’s foreign policy. Topics include: The United States foreign policy with regard to North Korea and the ongoing investigation into Russian tampering with the 2016 presidential election.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Jul 092017
 

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Dan Gould talks with Joanna Lott of C-ville Comm-UNI-ty, and Nathan Moore from Together Cville about the role everyday people are playing in resisting the Trump Agenda. Also, Joanna talks about her experiences at yesterday’s Klan rally in Charlottesville.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Jul 022017
 

Kara McClurken

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Sean McCord talks with Charlottesville resident Kara McClurken whose infant son was diagnosed four years ago with Spinal Muscular Atrophy.

SMA (spinal muscular atrophy) is a disease that robs people of physical strength by affecting the motor nerve cells in the spinal cord, taking away the ability to walk, eat, or breathe. It is the number one genetic cause of death for infants. Since their son was diagnosed, Kara’s family has become active in the SMA community, advocating for early diagnosis, treatments, and additional research. More information about advancements in SMA support can be found at CureSMA.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.