Every Sunday from 4-9 pm, Chris Moore has the last word. Chris Moore’s unique, informed and intelligent grasp of the issues has made his show a magnet for callers and a lightning rod for controversy. Away from the radio, Chris is probably best-known for his work on Black Horizons on WQED-TV. He has co-hosted and produced the Emmy-winning series, the longest running minority-affairs program on public television, since 1968. He also produced and narrated Wylie Avenue Days, an Emmy Award-winning documentary on the Hill District.
Chris Moore is a Grambling State University graduate and Vietnam veteran. He serves as a member of the board of Fairview Park and the co-director of the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation’s Frank Bolden Urban Journalism Workshop.
Within the last month, we have seen numerous shooting incidents involving law enforcement and unarmed African-Americans.
On Sunday, Chris Moore spoke with a presidential candidate who is running on the platform of, “saving Social Security.”
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – On Tuesday, May 19, Duquesne University’s School of Law will host “A Night for Social Justice” at Hanley Hall in classroom 203. The event will be open to alumni, students, staff, and to the general public. The center piece of this event will be a showing of the HBO Documentary […]
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA)- Sgt. Brandon Del Fiorentino has quite a story. He is now medically-retired, but is a former sniper for the Marines. He joined The Chris Moore Show on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA. With the popularity of the movie “American Sniper,” Del Fiorentino gives an inside look on what being a sniper entails. “It’s […]
Dean Olga Welch, head of the Department of Education at Duquesne University and founder of the Canevin Center for Educational Transformation and Social Justice joined Chris Moore to discuss the inequality of education, especially when it comes to poorer school districts.
With the recent disasters in the privatized industry of space exploration, Chris Moore was joined on his show by Professor Karl Grossman to help shed some light on the issue. Grossman is the professor of journalism at the State University of New York/College of New York. He is the author of the book, “The Wrong […]
Is there a need for a national standard on how news in reported in and around international events; especially around the Middle East? Dr. Luke Peterson discussed this and other international media based issues with Chris Moore on his radio show. Moore asked Peterson to go into detail about the importance of analyzing news media […]
US Postal Service is starting to ramp up attempts to have private workers inside of Staples retail stores. This is something that we could see in Pittsburgh soon. In result of that, they may shut down some local faculties. Some postal workers believe that this will cost jobs, hurt the service as a whole and […]
Chris Moore had on psychiatrist, Dr. Robert Okin to talk about his book, “Silent Voices: People with Mental Disorders on the Street.” He joined us on the phone to help us better empathize with homeless people living with mental disorders.
Chris Moore spoke with Dr. Devra Davis about the dangers of cell phone radiation over the weekend.
In the wake of the events in Ferguson, Missouri, has the effort to progress Race Relations in this country gone backwards? That was the question asked when Author and Public Speaker, Dr. Ed Rhymes, came on the Chris Moore Show this past weekend.
Jim Loewen, author of the book “Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism” weighed in on the situation in Ferguson, Mo.
Businessman and founder of nonprofit Operation HOPE John Hope Bryant has a new book “How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class,” in which he tries to debunk certain stereotypes surrounding class and income.
Neighborhoods plagued with empty storefronts, little entrepreneurship and poverty are nothing new to Pittsburgh, but what can we do to change it?
With news of ISIS gaining momentum in Iraq, some are questioning the effectiveness of America’s involvement in the Middle East.