Recent Programs

(Re-Air) Fractured Relationships: Their Impact on Our Personal Lives

The recent election campaign has caused decided schisms in relationships. Overall the breakdown in relationships is having an impact on every level, financial, social, psychological and in some cases is causing long lasting breaks in our communities among friends and families. There is a high cost involved in how we communicate and treat each other. Left to Right: Mahmoud Sadri, Phd, Dennis McCuistion,... [Read more]

Fractured Relationships and Their Impact on Business and Politics – Part 1

Robert Hall, businessman, consultant and author: This Land Of Strangers: The Relationship Crisis That Imperils Home, Work, Politics and Faith, joined us a while back for a two part program on our relational decline and the societal trends that got us there. In the face of the backlash and continuing protests following the election results, his thoughts are insightful and shed some insight into the... [Read more]

How Social Media and Technology Influence Elections

Can Twitter predict who will win the election? Two out of three Americans use social media every day. There are 100 million daily active twitter users, 1,374,000,000 people on Facebook, 2.3 million Google searches a second, 187 million unique visitors monthly; and 1 billion viewers on YouTube generating millions of hours and trillions of views. Our go-to means for research and news has changed dramatically... [Read more]

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Our Veterans and Others

The United States Department of Defense estimates that 22% of all combat casualties from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are brain injuries.60% to 80% of soldiers who have other blast injuries may also have traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Left to Right: Dr. Zant, Ray Cralle, Dr. Niezgoda, Col Sanchez (retired), Dennis McCuistion, Niki McCuistion The results can be devastating: loss of memory,... [Read more]

Our Veteran’s Silent Wounds of War

The silent wounds of war afflict thousands of our returning veterans. The resulting effects from PTSD, (Post-traumatic stress disorder, a mental health condition that’s triggered by a terrifying event) traumatic brain injuries, and blast injuries are devastating. The suicide rate among veterans has increased 34% since 2001, one suicide every 65 minutes with women veterans six times more likely... [Read more]

Re-Air: Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden: Journalism and National Security – Part Two

A very recent  House intelligence committee report has called National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden a “serial exaggerator and fabricator” who does not fit the profile of a whistleblower. California congressman Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said that the vast majority of what Snowden took had nothing to do with American privacy. Justice... [Read more]

Re-Air: Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden: Journalism and National Security – Part One

Snowden, the movie; directed by Oliver Stone, portrays Edward J. Snowden as a hero- a patriot who suffered agonies over what he considered the U.S. government’s nefarious activities. He wanted to free people ( Americans ) from oppression. He says, “This is not about money and I have no hidden agenda. People can decide if I’m wrong or if something inside government is really wrong”. In... [Read more]

North Texas Giving Day on 9/22!

We believe the power of television, when combined with an understanding of important issues, can make significant positive differences and changes in the lives of people who watch. With YOUR HELP the McCuistion Program can reach more viewers on the issues that affect their daily lives with information from experts with diverse and objective viewpoints so we may continue informing people and talking... [Read more]

Ethics and Transparency as Antidotes to Financial Fraud

Ethics, according to Merriam-Webster is an area of study that deals with ideas about what is good and bad behavior; a branch of philosophy dealing with what is morally right or wrong. Left to Right: Richard Ebeling, PhD and Marianne Jennings, J.D. Ethics makes for good business. Yet, most companies do not take the necessary steps to create a culture of ethics that governs their decision making. Companies... [Read more]

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