WBEZ | Tony Sarabia http://www.wbez.org/tags/tony-sarabia Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: New book reveals the FBI's past attack on African-American writers http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-24/morning-shift-new-book-reveals-fbis-past-attack-african-american <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Courtesy of Facebook.png" alt="" /><p><p>We have an interview with Mayor Emanuel&#39;s new pick for City Treasurer. And, we hear from the author of a new book that exposes a know chapter in FBI history revolved around African American writers. Plus, the sounds of French jazz vocalist, Cyrille Aimee.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-80/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-80.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-80" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: New book reveals the FBI's past attack on African-American writers" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:12:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-24/morning-shift-new-book-reveals-fbis-past-attack-african-american Morning Shift: Assessing the value of a college education http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-23/morning-shift-assessing-value-college-education-110981 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/CARLY.DEYLE_.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We tackle some of the issues facing higher education and discuss how to stay above the debt. And, we look at what we learned from SARS when it comes to epidemic panic. Plus, we examine the characteristics of young extremists in the United States.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-79/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-79.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-79" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Assessing the value of a college education " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:09:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-23/morning-shift-assessing-value-college-education-110981 Morning Shift: Illinois prisons have privatized services but remain state-run http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-22/morning-shift-illinois-prisons-have-privatized-services-remain <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/midwest.communications.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>There&#39;s a myth in Lafayette that African Americans displaced by the Chicago Housing Authority are migrating to the central Indiana town and causing crime. We look at why that myth persists. Plus, we have another shot of &quot;Reclaimed Soul.&quot;</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-private-prison/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-private-prison.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-private-prison" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Illinois prisons have privatized services but remain state-run " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:06:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-22/morning-shift-illinois-prisons-have-privatized-services-remain Morning Shift: The grim reality of Illinois' fiscal health http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-21/morning-shift-grim-reality-illinois-fiscal-health-110971 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/ALMENGOR.ANNA_.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We get a recap of the third and final Illinois governor&#39;s debate and learn what role Latino voters play in this year&#39;s election. And, our &quot;Hey Guv!&quot; series unpacks the state&#39;s fiscal health. Plus, Chicago Tribune writer Kevin Pang talks about his new documentary about food, family and sacrifice.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-77/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-77.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-77" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: The grim reality of Illinois' fiscal health" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:48:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-21/morning-shift-grim-reality-illinois-fiscal-health-110971 Morning Shift: Can celebrity endorsements help on the campaign trail? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-20/morning-shift-can-celebrity-endorsements-help-campaign-trail <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Kevin Gebhardt.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We take a look at whether a political candidate really benefits from getting a noteworthy someone to stump for them. Plus, we get a preview of the 25th Chicago Humanities Festival with program director Alison Cuddy. The theme for this year is &quot;Journeys&quot;.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-76/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-76.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-76" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Can celebrity endorsements help on the campaign trail? " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:06:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-20/morning-shift-can-celebrity-endorsements-help-campaign-trail Morning Shift: Are political campaigns lacking intellect? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-17/morning-shift-are-political-campaigns-lacking-intellect-110956 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/HANKCOWAN.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We delve into the concept of intellectual virtue and whether it&#39;s present in the various political campaigns around the country. Plus, a sneak peek of this weekend&#39;s Open House Chicago which opens some of the city&#39;s private landmarks to the public.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-75/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-75.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-75" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Are political campaigns lacking intellect? " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:36:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-17/morning-shift-are-political-campaigns-lacking-intellect-110956 Morning Shift: Preparing for Ebola http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-16/morning-shift-preparing-ebola-110947 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/onlinecoveragenews.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We talk about the efforts Chicago is taking to screen airport passengers of Ebola and what nurses across the United States are doing to protect themselves from the disease. And, hear from the first woman to open at the Islamic Society of North America convention.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-74/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-74.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-74" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Preparing for Ebola " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:14:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-16/morning-shift-preparing-ebola-110947 Morning Shift: Are downstate Illinoisans getting the attention they need? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-14/morning-shift-are-downstate-illinoisans-getting-attention-they <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/BarryAndStefsBlog.jpg" alt="" /><p><blockquote><p>When it comes to Illinois politics, do we ever think about downstaters&#39; problems and vice versa? We explore those differences. Plus, the music of Glenn Kotche and comedy of Cameron Esposito.</p></blockquote><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-72/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-72.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-72" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Are downstate Illinoisans getting the attention they need? " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:14:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-14/morning-shift-are-downstate-illinoisans-getting-attention-they Morning Shift: New book explores Bob Dylan's fan obsession http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-13/morning-shift-new-book-explores-bob-dylans-fan-obsession-110927 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/V-dwkRSD.jpeg" alt="" /><p><p>We recap the first formal debate of the Illinois gubernatorial race. And, get a wrap on the Blackhawks&#39; first game of the season. Plus, we talk with the author of the new book &quot;The Dylanologists&quot; which explores the many stratagems of Bob Dylan admirers.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-71/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-71.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-71" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: New book explores Bob Dylan's fan obsession" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:41:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-13/morning-shift-new-book-explores-bob-dylans-fan-obsession-110927 Morning Shift: USDA re-evaluates the WIC program http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-13/morning-shift-usda-re-evaluates-wic-program-110926 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/dr.blackstexassuperfood.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We look at the USDA policy changes in dietary guidelines. And, we discuss how Illinois fares in electing diverse government officials.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-report-shines-light-on-poor-conditio/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-report-shines-light-on-poor-conditio.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-report-shines-light-on-poor-conditio" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: USDA re-evaluates the WIC program" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:34:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift/2014-10-13/morning-shift-usda-re-evaluates-wic-program-110926