Sunday Morning Magazine with Rodney Lear

Hosted by Rodney Lear, this weekly show examines pertinent issues facing Cincinnati with open and honest discussion. Hear interviews with national celebrities, local leaders, authors, doctors, and experts on a wide range of topics.

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Latest Episodes

Race Relations_David Matthews_Ace of Spades_Segment 3 (6-7-2020)

David Matthews, Author, Ace of Spades. Growing up as a bi-racial child, who could pass as either African American or white, Matthews says he knows first-hand how Americans can be racist. Matthews admits he slipped in and out of the black and white worlds, never really knowing who or what he was. Having a true identity crisis, Matthews says he swung from virulent white racist to pontificating black militant. As a guest on Sunday Morning Magazine, he revealed how he was treated differently when he was perceived as a black man as opposed to a white man.

Race Relations_Nic Stoner_Dear Martin_Segment 2

Nic Stone, Author, Dear Martin. As a guest on Sunday Morning Magazine, Mrs. Stone explained that it was extremely important to write this book and to tell this story about race and race relations in America. She is hoping the novel will spark a conversation among teens.

Race Relations_Marilyn Singer_FaceRelations_Segment 1

Marilyn Singer, Author, Face Relations: 11 Stories About Seeing Beyond Color. A young adult anthology of short stories about race relations, edited by Marilyn and including her story “Negress,” as well as stories by Jess Mowry, Joseph Bruchac, Sherri Winston, Rene Saldana, Jr., Naomi Shihab Nye, Ellen Wittlinger, Kyoko Mori, M.E. Kerr, Marina Budhos, and Rita Williams-Garcia.

Mother's Day Show 2020_Rodney and Mom

Rodney Lear, Host, Sunday Morning Magazine and Mother, Sandra. On this special Mother’s Day edition of the show, Sunday Morning Magazine’s host was joined by his mother, Sandra to co-host. The two of them took to the streets of Cincinnati to ask listeners a number of questions about their moms.

Mother's Day _Hubbard Supermoms

Chelsie, Popular Radio Co-Host; Fritsch, Jeff and Jenn Morning Show, Katie B., Mom to 5-Year-Old twin girls. For our Mother’s Day show we spoke to working moms about how they balance work and motherhood.

Mother's Day 2020_Lisa Canning

Lisa Canning is an interior design and lifestyle expert who helps moms design their lives around what matters most. Lisa’s passion for moms to overcome perpetual overwhelm and constant mom-guilt, in favor of a life that is fulfilling and abundant, is apparent in everything she does. Lisa has become a recognizable face in the interior design and entertainment industry, as the designer on HGTV’s Marriage Under Construction, working on the design team of “Buying and Selling with the Property Brothers”, and hosting regular live lifestyle segments on shows like The Marilyn Denis Show. At the same time as growing her design business, Lisa grew her family to seven children, all within nine years. As a result, Lisa has developed a unique approach to time management and productivity, which she shares in her online courses and coaching programs.

Mother's Day Show 2020 Rose Rock

Rose Rock—child advocate, educator, and mother of ten-plus children, including comedian Chris Rock—shares her heartfelt and no-nonsense advice on parenting
Uber-mom Rose Rock raised ten children and seventeen foster children. She did it by never shying away from hard conversations and by not being afraid to present strong ideas about boundaries, discipline, choices, and consequences. In short, Rose Rock tells it like it is.

Jeff Rhein 4-19-2020

Jeff Rhein – Deputy Director – Substance Use Disorders, Criminal Justice and Outpatient Mental Health, Mental Health Recovery Board (MHRB). April is Alcohol Awareness Month. Mental Health Recovery Board Serving Warren & Clinton Counties is the local board of mental health and addiction services, one of 51 boards across Ohio. Our job as outlined by the Ohio Revised Code is to plan, fund, monitor, and evaluate services and programs for people seeking help, and to promote the benefits of treatment and recovery.

Dr. Colin Carracher, Endocrinologist at UC/UC Health

Dr. Colin Carracher, Endocrinologist at UC/UC Health, Assistant Professor in the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Endocrinology, Thyroid Disorders, Diabetes Mellitus, Adrenal Disorders.

Diabetes Segment#3 Jackie Newgent_March 1, 2020

THE CLEAN & SIMPLE DIABETES COOKBOOK: Flavorful, Fuss-Free Recipes for Everyday Meal Planning (American Diabetes Association) will walk you through the basics of simple, home-cooking, using fresh, whole ingredients to kickstart your healthy, clean-eating lifestyle. Best of all, every recipe has been customized to meet the nutritional guidelines established by the American Diabetes Association making them all diabetes-friendly!