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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the “wind-powered” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen learns about a new report detailing the negative impacts of federal funds diverted to build new nuclear reactors, finds out about UIC’s Neighborhood Initiative, and discusses NewCity’s Lit 50 list.

Max Muller — Program Director, Environment Illinois

This organization recently released a report called The Nuclear Bailout: President Obama’s High Risk Gamble on Nuclear Reactors Undermines the Fight Against Global Warming. Max discusses the report on this week’s show.


Thea Crum— Program Coordinator, UIC’s Neighborhoods Initiative

We learn about how UIC is working with its neighboring communities to strengthen Chicago.

Brian Heiggelke — Editor and Publisher of NewCity

NewCity is out with its list of the top 50 movers and shakers in the Chi-literary scene.  Brian discusses this list on the Big Show this week.


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