Friday, April 27, 2012

Show Notes: 04-26-2012

Links for Uncooperative Radio Show: Thursday 04/26/12

Trayvon Martin case: sparks of racial violence appear
Recent isolated incidents of violence against whites by blacks, in which Trayvon Martin's name has been reportedly invoked as a justification, indicate that anger and frustration over the case within the African-American community are boiling over in rare instances.
http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Society/2012/0426/Trayvon-Martin-case-sparks-of racial-violence-appear

Special guest; Barbara Woodall; author of Its Not My Mountain Anymore.

BarbaraTaylor Woodall was born and raised in the Appalachian Mountains of North Georgia. She graduated from Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School in 1973 and was active in the Foxfire programs. http://itsnotmymountainanymore.com/

Chevrolet pickup honors fallen hero

Bruce Hays kept his promise. To everyone who knew him, that’s hardly a surprise. Inspired by Hays’ character and sacrifice, hundreds of volunteers offered their time and money to help the fallen soldier deliver one final gift to his bride, Terry – a completely restored 1959 Chevrolet Apache pickup truck like the one her family owned when she was a child. http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2012/04/21/vintage-15-chevrolet-pickup-honors-fallen-hero/?intcmp=features

Man in Afghanistan uniform kills US service member

A man wearing an Afghan army uniform fatally shot an American service member in southern Afghanistan, officials said Thursday, the latest in a string of attacks against American and other foreign forces by their Afghan partners or insurgents in disguise.
http://www.military.com/news/article/man-in-afghan-uniform-kills
usservicemember.html?col=1186032310810


Self-defense: What are you prepared to do?
LinkLong-time readers may recall our post on seeing the world through apocalypse eyes. In that article, we discussed how it can help your preparedness to consider how you'd respond to a disasters that happen at all the various places you find yourself in a typical day. http://selfreliantinfo.blogspot.com/2012/04/self-defense-what-are-you-prepared-to.html