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March 03, 2014
Heroin Addiction- Segment A
A discussion about the issue of heroin addiction and a documentary examining the path heroin takes from Mexico to Chicago to wind up in the hands of willing buyers in the Midwest.
Potential Merger of St. Louis City and County- Segment B
A discussion with Jason Rosenbaum about a symposium exploring the potential of a merger of St. Louis City and St. Louis County.
March 04, 2014
Genetic Privacy- Segment A
A discussion about the ethical issues surrounding genome sequencing and genetic privacy.
Legislative Update- Segment B
A discussion about current activity in the Missouri legislature midway through the session.
March 05, 2014
Belleville Bicentennial- Segment A
A discussion about the city of Belleville and the commemoration of its bicentennial.
March 06, 2014
Housing for Veterans- Segment A
A discussion about the issue of adequate housing for veterans and a new supportive housing facility in the Walnut Park neighborhood for veterans and those with mental health issues.
March 07, 2014
Remembering Trebor Tichenor- Segment C
A discussion remembering the life and work of ragtime pianist and scholar Trebor Tichenor.
Jazz Unlimited host Dennis Owsley wrote the book, City of Gabriels: The History of Jazz in St. Louis, 1845-1973. Hear him talk about the book in his appearance on St. Louis on the Air.
Dennis Owsley hosts three hours of jazz each Sunday night from 9 to midnight. Get the playlist and listen to the show, and find out what's coming up next week on our Jazz Unlimited page.
National Program Highlights
To hear G I R L, you'd think Pharrell's world consisted of grooving on catchy beats and flirting with women. It's a lightweight image that draws gravitas from his prolific work ethic.
How 4 Inmates Launched A Statewide Hunger Strike From Solitary
The California convicts overcame the extreme isolation of their imprisonment to organize a 30,000-prisoner-strong movement. Their goal? To end long-term incarceration in solitary confinement.