Topical Currents

Monday through Thursday at 1:00pm

Bonnie and Joseph
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Joseph Cooper and Bonnie Berman share the microphone with a wide range of guests including community leaders, artists, scientists, historians, political thinkers and more who bring issues of interest to South Floridians.  Topical Currents first started broadcasting in January 1999. Joseph Cooper is the host and executive producer, Richard Ives is the senior producer, Bonnie Berman joined as co-host and associate producer in September 2012, Jason Zabka is technical director and online producer, and Polly Landess is associate producer, joining the team in mid-2015.

Our listener call-in line is 1-800-743-9576 -- 1-800-743-W-L-R-N (9576)

For cell phone area codes outside South Florida, dial directly 1-305-995-1800

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11/09/15 - Join us for Monday’s Topical Currents, and a rather unlikely subject . . .Consider a college English prof—pushing 40-years old--who takes a plunge into the brutal venue of mixed-martial arts.

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11/05/15 - Thursday’s Topical Currents begins with tips on how to successfully navigate being a newcomer.

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11/03/15 - Tuesday’s Topical Currents examines the history and current state of voting rights, with investigative journalist and political correspondent of The Nation, Ari Berman.

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10/25/15 - On Wednesday’s Topical Currents we visit with Margee Kerr.  She studies the science of fear. 

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10/26/15 - Make it a point to catch Monday’s Topical Currents. We’ll learn about a new book, which makes great sense of our complicated and unwieldy medical labyrinth.

10/22/15 - Thursday’s Topical Currents is with chef, author and syndicated columnist Linda Gassenheimer and wine columnist Fred Tasker. 

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10/21/15 - Join us for Wednesday’s Topical Currents.  We’ll hear a re-broadcast of our interview of South Florida’s Luther Campbell.

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10/20/15 - As a public radio listener, you’ve undoubtedly heard membership campaigns, where we extol the virtues of supporting WLRN

10/19/15 - Monday’s Topical Currents tells the story of the late Mel Fisher and his Key West treasure-hunting family.  

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10/15/15 - Join us for the next Topical Currents, when we feature our resident chef, author and syndicated columnist Linda Gassenheimer with a discussion of diabetes and diet.

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