Airwaves: A Collection of Radio Editorials from the Golden Apple

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Fordham Univ Press, 1999 - 391 páginas
AirWAVES!, a collection of more than thirty years of editorials and commentary given by William O'Shaughnessy, encompasses a wide spectrum of Westchester life, from politics to just plain citizens.

O'Shaughnessy, hailed "The Squire of Westchester," by former governor Mario Cuomo, brings together a retrospective for the Golden Apple, Westchester County, providing the reader with not only a slice of his articulate style and graceful persona, but also an historiography of events and happenings in and around the county.

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Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller
1
Great Souls and Colorful Characters
41
Mario Matthew Cuomo
193
To Life
227
The First Amendment
239
Broadcasting and the Press
271
Assassinations
301
OShaughnessy at the Podium
315
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Página 310 - No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main; if a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as if a manor of thy...
Página 261 - We can never be sure that the opinion we are endeavoring to stifle is a false opinion; and if we were sure, stifling it would be an evil still.
Página 226 - She puts her hands to the distaff, and her fingers ply the spindle. She reaches out her hands to the poor, and extends her arms to the needy.
Página 168 - Sadly, even after passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Voting Rights Act of 1965...
Página 9 - If there ever could be a proper time for mere catch arguments, that time surely is not now. In times like the present men should utter nothing for which they would not willingly be responsible through time and in eternity.
Página 147 - ... the work of Christmas begins: to find the lost, to heal the broken, to feed the hungry, to release the prisoner, to rebuild the nations, to bring peace among brothers, to make music in the heart.

Acerca del autor (1999)


William O'Shaughnessy is owner and President of Whitney Radio, parent company for WVOX and WRTN in Westchester County, NY. Vox Populi is preceded by three successful books: More Riffs, Rants, and Raves, It All Comes Back to me Now, and Airwaves.

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