Radio Appearances by Faculty

Faculty MemberTopicDate
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Bob Pauly discusses a range of American foreign policy and national security issues on the Gulf Coast Mornings Radio Show on 104.9 FM each week.  This Thursday, Dr. Pauly examined the Islamic State’s objectives in producing videos of its executions of captives and then distributing them through websites and social media outlets. Here and here are links to those segments.

11/20/14
Robert Harenski

Instructor of Paralegal Studies Robert Harenski appears on the Gulf Coast Mornings Radio Show on 104.9 FM each week.  This Wednesday, he discussed a range of local, state and national legal issues. Here and here are links to those segments.

11/19/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the Barack H. Obama administration's flurry of American foreign and national security policy activity since last week's resounding Republican victory in the Midterm Congressional Elections. Here and here are links to those segments.

 

11/13/14
Robert Harenski

Robert Harenski discussed a range of local, state and national legal issues. Here is a link to that segment.

 

11/12/14
Dr. Bob
Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the likely effects of this Tuesday's Midterm Congressional Elections on the Barack H. Obama administration's development and implementation of American foreign policy during President Obama's final two years in office. Here is a link to that segment.

11/6/14
Robert Harenski

Robert Harenski discussed a range of legal issues associated with this Tuesday's local and national elections. Here is a link to that segment.

11/5/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the homeland security challenges associated with the spread of infectious diseases, such as the Ebola virus, whether contracted naturally or through a biological weapons attack.  He also provided the community with information on and an open invitation to the "Tailgate Under the Oaks" event on Saturday, November 8 on the Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach. Here and here are links to those segments.

10/30/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state and national legal issues. Here and here are links to those segments.10/29/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the causes, characteristics and consequences of yesterday's terrorist attacks on the National War Memorial and Parliament Building in the Canadian capital city of Ottawa. Here and here are links to those segments.10/23/14
Robert Harenski

Robert Harenski discussed the legal issues associated with the ongoing Ebola crisis in the United States and the sentencing of South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius, who was convicted of culpable homicide in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Here is a link to that segment.

10/22/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the causes, characteristics and consequences of recent protests over the pace of democratic reform in Hong Kong, which has been a Special Administrative Region in China since July 1997.  Here's a link to that segment

10/9/14
Robert Harenski

Robert Harenski discussed a range of local, state and national legal issues. Here's a link to his latest segment.

10/8/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the reasons the Barack H. Obama administration has been reluctant to make links between Islamic extremism and terrorist attacks carried out against American citizens within the United States in particular. Here is a link to that segment.

10/2/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed the distinctions between cases of workplace violence and terrorism and the reasons the US government has for using each when prosecuting cases. Here is a link to that segment.10/1/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

r. Pauly assessed the Barack H. Obama administration's ongoing efforts to safeguard the American homeland against terrorist attacks by members of the Islamic State, Al Qaeda and their affiliates. Here and here are links to those segments.

9/25/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, national and international legal issues. Here and here are links to those segments.9/24/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the Barack H. Obama administration's ongoing efforts to build a coalition to confront the Islamic State in an effort to mitigate the threats that terrorist organization poses to the interests of the United States and its allies. Listen here and here.9/18/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, national and international legal issues, including multiple recent child and domestic abuse cases involving National Football League players, as well as the guilty culpable homicide verdict in the trial of South African Olympian Oscar the "Blade Runner" Pistorius. Listen here and here.8/17/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the most significant strengths and weaknesses of President Barack Obama's strategy to counter the threats posed by the Islamic State to the United States and its allies. Listen here and here.9/11/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state and national legal issues. Listen here and here.9/10/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the principal security threats the United States and its European allies face and recommended some prudent courses of action in response as the North Atlantic Treaty Organization convenes for a summit in Wales. Listen here and here.9/4/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of legal measures available to track and cut off the financing of terrorist organizations such as the Islamic State. Listen here.9/3/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly examined the characteristics and motivations of the Western members of the Islamic State and the threats they pose to the United States and its European allies. Listen here.8/28/14
Dr. Marie LeonardDr. Marie Leonard discussed the racially-charged events of the past two weeks in Ferguson, Missouri from a sociological perspective. Listen here.8/27/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed the racially-charged events of the past two weeks in Ferguson, Missouri from a legal perspective. Listen here.8/27/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly suggested a strategy for the Barack H. Obama administration to confront and mitigate the power and influence of the Islamic State moving forward. Listen here and here.8/21/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here and here.8/20/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the relative strengths and weaknesses of the approaches of the William J. Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack H. Obama administrations to mitigating the threats posed by Islamic extremist terrorist organizations such as Al Qaeda and its affiliates and splinter groups to the interests of the United States at home and abroad. Listen here and here.8/14/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here8/13/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the Barack H. Obama administration's management of the following recent foreign policy and national security challenges: Israel's continued expansion of Operation Protective Edge in an attempt to destroy Palestinian rocket launch sites and tunnels in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip; and Russia's continuing support for separatists in eastern Ukraine. Listen here and here.8/7/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here, and here.8/6/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the Barack H. Obama administration's management of the following recent foreign policy and national security challenges: Israel's continued expansion of Operation Protective Edge in an attempt to destroy Palestinian rocket launch sites and tunnels in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip; and Russia's continuing support for separatists in eastern Ukraine. Listen here.07/31/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here, and here.07/30/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the Barack H. Obama administration's management of the following recent foreign policy and national security challenges: Israel's expansion of Operation Protective Edge to a ground assault on Palestinian rocket launch sites and tunnels in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip; the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH-17 by Russian-supported separatists in eastern Ukraine; and the extension until November 2014 of negotiations Washington hopes will end Iran's nuclear weapons program. Listen here and here7/24/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here, and here.7/23/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the demographic, geographic, economic, military, political and religious underpinnings of the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Listen here and here.7/17/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here, here and here.7/16/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly discussed the current state of the Israeli-Palestinian relationship. Listen here.7/10/14
Robert Harenski

Robert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here and here.

7/9/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed the threats posed by the proclamation of an extreme Salafist Caliphate, the "Islamic State," in the heart of the Middle East by the  former Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. Listen here.7/3/14
Robert Harenski

Robert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here and here.

 7/2/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the rising threats presented by Salafi Islamic extremist organizations across the Greater Middle East generally and by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria specifically. Listen here.

6/26/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, national and international legal issues. Listen here and here.6/25/14
Dr. Bob PaulyDr. Pauly assessed and presented recommendations for U.S. action in response to the ongoing crisis in Iraq, where the extremist terrorist organization the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant/Syria now controls a number of significant Iraqi cities, including Fallujah, Mosul and Tikrit, and may target Baghdad next. Listen here and here. 6/19/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here and here.6/18/14
Dr. Bob Pauly

Dr. Pauly assessed the ongoing crisis in Iraq, where extremist terrorist organization the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant now controls several significant Iraqi cities, including Pallujah, Mosul and Tikrit. Listen here.

6/12/14
Dr. Marie LeonardDr. Marie Leonard discussed the sociological factors that help to explain some of the reasons for the myriad shootings at schools and other public institutions that have occurred in the United States in recent years. Listen here.6/12/14
Robert HarenskiRobert Harenski discussed a range of local, state, and national and international legal issues. Listen here and here.6/11/14