© 2020 WLRN
MIAMI | SOUTH FLORIDA
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
TC-Logo-3000x3000.jpg
Topical Currents

Assassinations, Threats, and the American Presidency

ssassinations_threats_and_the_american_presidency.jpg
rowman.com

02/15/16 - Consider how American history and the Presidency have been influenced by assassination.  Our President’s Day Topical Currents is with Florida Atlantic University professor Ronald Feinman.  He’s written ASSASSINATIONS, THREATS AND THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCYFour presidents have been murdered.  There have been some 16 assassination attempts, and two viable candidates were killed. That’s Topical Currents, Monday at 1pm.

Tags

Topical CurrentsTopical CurrentsRadio
WLRN Radio's Joseph Cooper says producing and hosting Topical Currents is the most rewarding experience of his long radio career, which began at the University of Missouri School of Journalism in the 1970s.
Richard Ives came to WLRN in September 2000 to begin a new career in radio. Born in Fort Lauderdale, his family moved to Long Island, New York, where he grew up. After graduation from college and an unsatisfying stint in a job that, as he puts it, "paid the bills but for which I had no passion" he found himself contemplating a midlife career change after being laid-off.