Generation whY

  • Thu
    Jan 30
    2:00 pm -
    2:00 pm
  • Tue
    Feb 04
    9:00 am -
    9:00 am

Media in 2014

Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y.

Joining Generation whY this week, is GovLoop's Chris Dorobek. Andrew and Chris spend an hour covering topics that include what to expect from the media in 2014, the state of our teeth, and how journalist feel about the NSA.

Chris Dorobek is an award winning journalist. In 2008, his editorials in Federal Computer Week were recognized with the ASBPE national editorial award, and in 2010, he was awarded Federal Computer Week’s prestigious Federal 100 Award — the first working journalist win that award in its more than 20 year history. Most recently, Dorobek served as the anchor of Federal News Radio 1500 AM’s afternoon drive program, the DorobekINSIDER. He also served as the Internet evangelist for Federal News Radio’s Web site, FederalNewsRadio.com.  Dorobek was editor-in-chief of Federal Computer Week, the leading news magazine for government IT decision-makers and the flagship of the 1105 Government Information Group portfolio of publications. As editor-in-chief, Dorobek served as a member of the senior leadership team at 1105 Government Information Group, providing daily editorial direction and management for FCW magazine, FCW.com, Government Health IT and its other editorial products. Now Dorobek works for GovLoop.com, where he hosts his own show DorobekInsider.

  • Thu
    Jan 02
    2:00 pm -
    2:00 pm
  • Tue
    Jan 07
    9:00 am -
    9:00 am

Millennial Music

Generation whY

Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y.

This week Generation whY does something different. It's been a long year and I want you to relax, sit back, and enjoy some of my favorite music from 2013. Band include; Pacific Air, Radical Face, Phosphorescent, and more. 

Playlist can be found here.

Generation whY explores the issues facing Millennials. The concerns confronting the millennial generation affect more than just a select few- the entire nation is deeply impacted by the tribulations of Generation Y as they come of age. Join Andrew as he discusses a wide range of topics that include; student loan debt, internships, social media, and more. His guests will include OURTIME.org co-founder Matt Segal, The host of the David Pakman show David Pakman, and more.

Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y.

This week host Andrew Tint talks with two guests, Lindsay Bubar and Africa Yoon. Lindsay and Andrew discuss why it's so important that America is represented by women in politics, while Africa discusses how millennials can stop gaining weight.

Lindsay Bubar is the President of National Women's Political Caucus. She is a tireless advocate for environmental reform and equal representation for women in politics. She serves in leadership positions for Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters, Running StartTruman National Security Project and was named one of California Forward's"Forward Thinkers."

Africa Yoon is a raw vegan celebrity Activist who came to be known for her rank by MTV as one of the top 40 Youth AIDS activists in the world. In 2007 after finding herself 250lbs and obese the activist declared in a speech at the United Nations that she was not dying of AIDS, but of AIDS activism. She ended up losing 110 pounds running from New York to Chicagoand then completing a two more ultra marathons on three continents raising awareness about AIDS earning her the nickname the black forest gump. Her story can be viewed in a film on http://act.mtv.com/iloveafrica

Generation whY explores the issues facing Millennials. The concerns confronting the millennial generation affect more than just a select few- the entire nation is deeply impacted by the tribulations of Generation Y as they come of age. Join Andrew as he discusses a wide range of topics that include; student loan debt, internships, social media, and more. His guests will include OURTIME.org co-founder Matt Segal, The host of the David Pakman show David Pakman, and more.

  • Thu
    Dec 05
    2:00 pm -
    2:00 pm
  • Tue
    Dec 10
    9:00 am -
    9:00 am

Libya and Back - Nomiki Konst and Libya's Democracy

Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y.

This week Generation whY is joined a second time by Nomiki Konst. Andrew and Nomiki will talk about her recent trip to Libya, her view of the poltical situation there and how it affected her understanding of democracy. 

Nomiki Konst is a former 2012 Congressional candidate for Arizona's second district. She's an advocate for Government 2.0, civil discourse, millennial politics and equal representation. She is the founder and former Executive Director of Alliance Hollywood, an organization dedicated to training members of the entertainment industry on how to speak civilly about politics. She also helps organizations and companies bridge the divide between Millennials and Baby Boomers and regularly speaks about the new economy being forged by Millennials. Nomiki is active in youth politics as an At-Large member of the DNC Youth Council, former national co-chair of Gen44, New Leaders Council, Running Start and Junior Statesmen. She is also a Partner with the Truman National Security Project.

  • Thu
    Nov 21
    2:00 pm -
    2:00 pm
  • Tue
    Nov 26
    9:00 am -
    9:00 am

Where do Millennials live?

Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y.

This week on Generation whY, Andrew talks with Emily RappFinancial Services Research Assistant at American Enterprise Institute, AEI. Mrs. Rapp has recently been featured in US NEWS for her article on millennials and the housing market. On the first half of the show Andrew and Emily will discuss what millennials need to know before purchasing a home. The second half of the show will be a discussion about what Janet Yellen's appointment as Head of the Federal Reserve means for Generation Y. 

Emily provides analytical research and logistical support to Financial Services scholars to assist with their independent research projects. Emily is in charge of a wide range of duties, including data collection and manipulation; article research; conference planning and logistics; writing of conference event summaries; article posting to the web; and fielding of media requests. Serve as direct liaison between resident scholars and internal AEI departments.

  • Thu
    Sep 19
    1:00 pm -
    1:00 pm
  • Tue
    Sep 24
    8:00 am -
    8:00 am

Slave Labor or just an Unpaid Intern?

Join host, Andrew Tint on Generation whY as he explores the issues facing Generation Y. The concerns confronting the millennial generation affect more than just a select few- the entire nation is deeply impacted by the tribulations of Generation Y as they come of age. Join Andrew as he discusses a wide range of topics that include student loan debt, internships, social media, and more.

This week host Andrew Tint will be talking to political cartoonist, Matt Bors, about the dangers of unpaid internship, and their effect on the economy. Matt Bors is a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist and editor based in Portland, OR. He was a 2012 Pulitzer Prize Finalist for his political cartoons. His work has been published by The Los Angeles Times, The Nation, Village Voice, The Daily Beast, and dozens of other print and web publications. Matt and Andrew discuss the recent law suites against companies hiring unpaid interns, and whether we have a moral obligation to stop working for free.

Questions, comments, concerns? Feel free to let Andrew know on twitter (@AndrewTint), leave a comment below, or shoot him an email, andrewtint@gmail.com. Like Generation whY on Facebook.

For more information on Matt Bors go to his website www.Mattbors.com