conservative http://wlrn.org en The Tea Party & Politics In America http://wlrn.org/post/tea-party-politics-america <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">07/08/13 - Monday’s&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><fon Mon, 08 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 17032 at http://wlrn.org The Tea Party & Politics In America National Review Commentator Kevin Williamson: The End is Near http://wlrn.org/post/national-review-commentator-kevin-williamson-end-near <p></p><p>07/03/13 - Wednesday's&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><strong>Topical Currents </strong></a>is with <strong><a href="https://twitter.com/KevinNR">Kevin Williamson,</a></strong> author of <em><strong><a href="http://amzn.to/13jNBfq">THE END IS NEAR AND IT’S GOING TO BE AWESOME:&nbsp; How Going Broke Will Leave America Richer, Happier and More Secure</a></strong>.&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Williams says that while consumer goods get better, cheaper and more widely available, government delivered necessities grow more expensive with declining quality.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">He criticizes the modern welfare state in the era of globalization, and endorses market derived alternatives.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents&nbsp;</strong></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">at&nbsp;1pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/WLRN" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD1</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;rebroadcast at 7pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/wlrn-hd2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD2</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;and audio on-demand after the live program.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 16775 at http://wlrn.org National Review Commentator Kevin Williamson: The End is Near The Reluctant Republican: My Fight for the Moderate Majority http://wlrn.org/post/reluctant-republican-my-fight-moderate-majority <p>06/05/13 - Wednesday's&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><strong>Topical Currents</strong></a> is with lifelong moderate Republican attorney <strong><a href="https://twitter.com/Thereluctantrep">Barbara Olschner</a></strong>.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">After a 28-year legal career, she decided to run for a U.S. Congressional seat in the ultra-conservative Florida panhandle.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">She was swamped by tea party attacks, branded as an elitist, and finished dead last.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In her book, </span><a href="http://amzn.to/15EU1mt"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">THE RELUCTANT REPUBLICAN</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, she details the harrowing experience.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents">Topical Currents</a>,&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wednesday </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">at&nbsp;1pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/WLRN" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD1</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;rebroadcast at 7pm on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://wlrn.org/schedule/wlrn-hd2" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(62, 72, 122); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><b style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">WLRN-HD2</b></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;and audio on-demand after the live program.&nbsp;</span><br> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 15222 at http://wlrn.org The Reluctant Republican: My Fight for the Moderate Majority