WBEZ | Tony Sarabia http://www.wbez.org/tags/tony-sarabia Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: Evolution of the American workplace http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-12/morning-shift-evolution-american-workplace-110789 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/ste3ve_0.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We have our final installment in our series on medical marijuana in Illinois. And, we talk to the author of a new book that highlights the culture of the white collar workplace. Plus, comedic champ Judah Friedlander stops by.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-the-origin-of-the-workplace-cubicle/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-the-origin-of-the-workplace-cubicle.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-the-origin-of-the-workplace-cubicle" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Evolution of the American workplace" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:13:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-12/morning-shift-evolution-american-workplace-110789 Morning Shift: American Muslims still face adversity post 9/11 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-11/morning-shift-american-muslims-still-face-adversity <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Kai Brinker.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We follow up on the city&#39;s single room occupancy and residential hotels ordinance. And talk about how some parents are turning to medical marijuana for their child&#39;s illness. Plus, we look at Muslim civil rights post 9/11. Plus, the rock sounds of Archie Powell and The Exports.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-american-muslims-still-face-adversit/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-american-muslims-still-face-adversit.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-american-muslims-still-face-adversit" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: American Muslims still face adversity post 9/11" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:09:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-11/morning-shift-american-muslims-still-face-adversity Morning Shift: Can you remain a fan if a team steps out of bounds? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-10/morning-shift-can-you-remain-fan-if-team-steps-out <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Maxim34374.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We look at the dark side of professional sports-what behavior makes you finally give up as a fan? And, we take a closer look at state of the U.S. Postal Service. Plus, fashion and music collide in our weekly dose of Reclaimed Soul.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-values-vs-professional-sports/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-values-vs-professional-sports.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-values-vs-professional-sports" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Can you remain a fan if a team steps out of bounds?" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:07:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-10/morning-shift-can-you-remain-fan-if-team-steps-out Morning Shift: Investors ready to cash in on medical marijuana business http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-09/morning-shift-investors-ready-cash-medical-marijuana <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/401(K) 2013_0.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We talk about how some Illinois residents plan to invest in Illinois&#39; medical marijuana business. And, we look at the Illinois Green Party&#39;s attempts at getting on the November ballot. Plus, we chat with one of Chicago&#39;s renowned photographers, John H. White.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-investors-ready-to-cash-in-on-medica/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-investors-ready-to-cash-in-on-medica.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-investors-ready-to-cash-in-on-medica" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Investors ready to cash in on medical marijuana business" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 07:59:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-09/morning-shift-investors-ready-cash-medical-marijuana Morning Shift: Has obesity in Illinois gotten out of control? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-08/morning-shift-has-obesity-illinois-gotten-out-control <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Yogma.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We take a look at obesity rates in America and why Illinois ranks 25th in the nation. We also talk about the medical marijuana registration process for the state. Plus, we get a unique take on bluegrass music from three Aussies.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-obesity-in-illinois/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-obesity-in-illinois.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-obesity-in-illinois" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Has obesity in Illinois gotten out of control? " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:07:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-08/morning-shift-has-obesity-illinois-gotten-out-control Morning Shift: Jon Lovitz brings his talent to Chicago http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-05/morning-shift-jon-lovitz-brings-his-talent-chicago <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/10287048_571101576321360_4285818186165153467_o.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We look at the Cook County GOP&#39;s efforts to woo minority voters. And, we talk sports as Chicago Sky head to the WNBA finals. Plus, we chat with comedian Jon Lovitz about his upcoming stand-up show here in Chicago.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-jon-lovitz/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-jon-lovitz.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-jon-lovitz" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Jon Lovitz brings his talent to Chicago" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:09:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-05/morning-shift-jon-lovitz-brings-his-talent-chicago Morning Shift: Health care sharing within churches http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-04/morning-shift-health-care-sharing-within-churches <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/lovemakesaway.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We talk about the changing landscape of college from costs to technology. And, we take a closer look at a faith-based alternative to traditional health insurance. And, we talk about a new plan to improve Chicagoans&#39; credit scores.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-ministries-offer-health-care/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-ministries-offer-health-care.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-ministries-offer-health-care" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Health care sharing within churches" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:11:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-04/morning-shift-health-care-sharing-within-churches Morning Shift: Defining American culture http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-03/morning-shift-defining-american-culture-110739 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/lucianvenutian.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We look at a recent poll that shows the majority of Americans think undocumented immigrants threaten American beliefs and customs. We unpack the reasons behind such fears, and ask: What does it meant to be American? Plus, we&#39;ve got another shot of Reclaimed Soul with host Ayana Contreras.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-what-does-being-american-really-mean/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-what-does-being-american-really-mean.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-what-does-being-american-really-mean" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Defining American culture" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 08:32:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-03/morning-shift-defining-american-culture-110739 Morning Shift: The underbelly of politics isn't always pretty http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-02/morning-shift-underbelly-politics-isnt-always-pretty <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/redlineproject.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>It&#39;s back to school for Chicago students. We hear from a couple of high schoolers as they look forward to a new year. Also, we explore a different side to political campaigning. And, the sounds of Chicago&#39;s Sones de Mexico stop by to celebrate twenty years of music making.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-the-ugly-side-of-politics/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-the-ugly-side-of-politics.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-the-ugly-side-of-politics" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: The underbelly of politics isn't always pretty" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:01:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-09-02/morning-shift-underbelly-politics-isnt-always-pretty Morning Shift: Teaching kids the tough issues of our society http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-08-29/morning-shift-teaching-kids-tough-issues-our-society <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/USAG-Humphreys_1.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We talk about the pros and cons of sale by owner and if using a realtor is the best option. And, we look at how some teachers are talking about Ferguson in the classroom. Then, we hear the latest work from Oak Park clarinetist James Falzone.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-teaching-kids-the-tough-issues-in-ou/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-teaching-kids-the-tough-issues-in-ou.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-teaching-kids-the-tough-issues-in-ou" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Teaching kids the tough issues of our society " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:16:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-08-29/morning-shift-teaching-kids-tough-issues-our-society