Former Soviet Perspective on Ukraine Lev Kaganovich spent years donning the uniform of the Soviet Union. Now, he’s a proud American living in Fair Oaks. He’s been paying close attention to Russia’s standoff in Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula and knows how badly Russia wants to retain control of the Ukrainian region. He also knows that Ukraine and its European allies can’t afford to lose the Black Sea ports on the Crimean Peninsula. Kaganovich joins us to provide a former-Soviet’s perspective on what’s happening, and how the situation is being depicted in the Russian newspapers he reads.
Latin Jazz Ensemble Sacramento State University’s Latin Jazz Ensemble returns Monday, March 10 after a six-year hiatus. We’ll speak with Grammy Award-Winning guest artists Jamie Dubberly and Carlos Caro. We’ll also speak with Sac State grad student Carlos McCoy, who is responsible for bringing the ensemble back after recession-driven funding cuts.