Archive for September, 2011

Dennis Smith

September 8 . 2011

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, but among the memorials, political speeches, and news editorials, the most pressing consideration- and often the most overlooked is the lives and well being of the 9/11 first responders, their families, and the victims’ families over the past decade. Dennis Smith, a former firefighter and the author takes a look at A Decade of Hope.

Dana Priest, Nikki Stern

September 7 . 2011

In Top Secret America, award-winning reporter Dana Priest shows that a secret government was created in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks which has become so enormous, so unwieldy, and so secretive that no one knows how much money it costs, how many people it employs or exactly how many agencies duplicate work being done elsewhere. Then, Nikki Stern whose husband died in the World Trade Center on 9/11. She is the author of Because I Say So.

Fred Rosen

September 6 . 2011
Fred Rosen, crime writer and author of  Trails of Death explores the explosive chronicle of America’s only known national parks serial killer, Gary Michael Hilton.

Sam Amirante, Danny Broderick

September 1 . 2011

John Wayne Gacy is the story of a young lawyer fresh from the Public Defender’s Office whose first client in private practice turns out to be the worst serial killer in our nation’s history.For the first time, Judge Sam Amirante, Gacy’s lawyer and confidant with writer Danny Broderick, tell this chilling tale of how he defended an American serial killer.