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Voice Of The People

The radio station aired a half-hour talk show at 12:30 weekday afternoons. The “Voice of the People” had been airing on WJAG for decades before I was hired by the station. It was more or less a free-form 30-minutes of … Continue reading

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Good Deeds

When my old boss promoted me to Public Affairs Director for the radio stations, it was an unexpected development. The job was not one that I had pursued. I was more than happy being the music director. At first, the … Continue reading

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Public Servants

My friend Jorge brought up an idea that astonished me yet makes perfect sense. He thinks that civil servants who go beyond the call of duty should receive special honor and be rewarded in a manner similar to that accorded … Continue reading

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Public Service

One of the most humbling and heartwarming aspects of my former work in media was the position of public service director. The job required me to canvass the communities in our station’s primary signal reach area and reach out to … Continue reading

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UN Public Service Day

There seems to be a perception by many economists and the public at large that people are mostly motivated by profit and money.  In my experience, this truism is often false.  There is a large segment of the population that … Continue reading

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Aspire

As a youth, I aspired to be a lighthouse keeper.  I know that’s a very strange dream for a teenaged boy growing up during the counterculture years of the 1960s.  I thought it to be a good choice because of … Continue reading

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