Who’s Talking

D.G.Martin is smart. He is a retired lawyer, Green Beret, athlete,and democratic politician. He can talk about anything and everything, and does he ever. Above all, D.G. is curious. Curious about his guest and curious to learn from them.

Latest Episodes

May 13, 2017

Julian Pleasants. Long time history professor at University of Florida, prolific researcher, author of books about North Carolina politics and history, and author of “Home Front: North Carolina During World War II,” talking about the new book and how World War II changed the face of North Carolina: To order book from Florida University Press call 800-226-3822 or link to upress.ufl.edu. For 50% discount until May 31, 2017, order on line at upress.ufl.edu Use code AU517.

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April 8, 2017

Guest: Jonathan Drew

Jonathan Drew, a Durham native and currently a North Carolina reporter and editor for the Associated Press and author, with Emery P. Dalesio, of the AP’s recent article on the costs to the state of House Bill 2 (The Bathroom Bill)”, about the new book and how the costs were computed and what will be the future consequences if the law remains on the books.

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March 25, 2017

Guest: Art Chansky

Dean Smith, the legendary basketball coach at UNC-Chapel Hill who pushed hard for social change in our state and Charlie Scott, his first African American scholarship player made history together on the basketball court, and they made waves in North Carolina history and we will learn more about their achievements and sacrifices when we talk to Art Chansky about his new book, “Game Changers: Dean Smith, Charlie Scott, and the Era That Transformed a Southern College Town” this weekend on WCHL’s Who’s Talking

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