The Saturday Special with Michael Zwerling- March 01st 2014- The Internet: Blessing or Curse for Humanity? - Guests: Char Murphy and Ben Fuchs
With all of the positive things the internet has to offer it might be easy to forget some of the harmful effects of technology. MZ is joined by Char Murphy for the first hour and Ben Fuchs for the second half of the show. Conspiracies, torture videos, pornography are all just some of the examples of how the internet is being used for non altruistic reasons. A topic with many interesting angles is up for discussion on this edition of "The Saturday Special with Michael Zwerling"
The Saturday Special with Michael Zwerling- February 22nd 2014- Rent Control and the Housing Crisis- Guests: Mark Primack- Planning Commisioner, Mike Rotkin- Former City Councilman and Harold Griffith, Property Rights Advocate
Rents are through the roof and housing is in short supply. MZ is joined by 3 guests to discuss a proposed rental inspection ordinance for Santa Cruz County. Find out what this ordinance means for the citizens of Santa Cruz County.
The Saturday Special with Michael Zwerling- February 15th 2014- Should Drunk Drivers Responsible for a Death be Executed?
MZ brings up a topic that the rest of radio is unwilling to touch. Should people who have caused someone to lose their life (while under the influence) be deprived of theirs? Take a trip with MZ and your fellow listeners as we explore the harsh reality of crime and punishment.