WBHM 90.3 https://news.wbhm.org en-US 2017 WBHM 90.3 WBHM 90.3 Listen Deeper https://news.wbhm.org WBHM 90.3 larry@wbhm.org Alabama Industry Hopes For Looser Environmental Rules Under Trump WBHM 90.3

Birmingham Business Journal reporter Michael Seale discusses what Alabama industries anticipate if President Donald Trump rolls back federal environmental rules.

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/Alabama_Industry_Hopes_for_Looser_Environmental_Rules_under_Trump.m4a Mon, 20 Feb 2017 5:00:54 CST 4:18
The Green Book and the Black-Jewish Relationship During Segregation WBHM 90.3

The Green Book has been described as the Bible for black travelers in the mid-20th century. It featured black-friendly businesses like motels and restaurants where travelers could rest on long road trips. The book’s publisher actually took the idea from a similar book used by Jews.

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/Green_Book_for_web.m4a Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:04:07 CST 4:19
Lawsuits Abound at Birmingham City Hall WBHM 90.3

A proverbial cat was let out of a proverbial bag at this week’s Birmingham City Council meeting.

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/Weld-2-16-17-FINAL.m4a Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:37:38 CST 4:25
New Alabama Attorney General Brings Renewed Attention to Bentley Investigation WBHM 90.3

Alabama Media Group columnist John Archibald discusses Alabama's new attorney general and renewed efforts to investigate Governor Robert Bentley.

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/New_Alabama_Attorney_General_Brings_Renewed_Attention_to_Investigation_of_Governor.m4a Thu, 16 Feb 2017 9:55:09 CST 5:13
NPR’s Joe Palca Takes On Jargon And The Politics Of Science WBHM 90.3

NPR’s nationally known science correspondent Joe Palca is in Birmingham helping UAB celebrate the anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth. He stopped by WBHM, where sometimes-science-reporter and full-time-geek Dan Carsen jumped at the chance for an interview. They cover research bias, education, and science illiteracy, but Joe starts by explaining why he does what he does.

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/PalcaWithIntroForWeb.mp4 Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:10:13 CST 5:57
Rise in Anti-Minority Violence Appears Tied to Current Political Climate WBHM 90.3

There’s been a dramatic rise in hate-related crimes and anti-minority violence in the last year. The Levite Jewish Community Center in Birmingham was evacuated on Jan. 9 following a bomb threat. That incident turned out to be one of dozens of bomb threats at Jewish community centers around the country that day. Groups that track […]

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/WELD-2-9-17-FINAL.mp4 Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:58:08 CST 4:59
Complaints Around The Birmingham Water Works Board Intensify WBHM 90.3

Alabama Media Group columnist John Archibald discusses anger at the Birmingham Water Works Board after billing issues left some customers with unusually high bills. Others were told their service would be cut.

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https://news.wbhm.org/media/2017/02/Complaints_about_the_Birmingham_Water_Works_Reaches_New_Level.mp4 Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:23:17 CST 5:25