TinyDesert Concerts are when we bring local bands into the KJZZ studios to play a couple songs for us and talk a bit about the music. Valley-based band Cheap Hotels came to play for us, and The Show's host Lauren Gilger spoke with one of the band's frontpeople, Ian Wilson.
Ground was broken on that in the late 1960s when deaf theater actress Linda Bove was cast in the role of Linda the Librarian on Sesame Street. Bove is a Phoenix resident, and I spoke with her recently about her experience on the program and being a deaf performer.
We know films can be rated “R” and “PG-13,” but what about an “F” rated film? It’s a new rating that’s starting to become more widely used in the film industry, and it’s for films that are rated “F” for Feminist.
We’re periodically reminded that democracy is a messy process and one that takes consistent energy and commitment. To that end, Santa Clara University’s Markkula Center for Applied Ethics has partnered with The Atlantic magazine to explore — through a series of essays — how technology is impacting democracy.
Arizona's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained steady last month at 5 percent as the number of people employed in the private sector grew by just 7,500, a bit slower than typical post-recession increases.
A new study by the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows the total economic impact for Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport tops $38 billion a year. That’s $10 billion more since the last study, thanks to the economic recovery and more defense spending.