Issues – Community, Youths and “Mr. Boston Strong”

Retired Miami Herald publisher and children’s right advocate, David Lawrence Jr., joins us on the program to discuss building community in diverse South Florida.

Cowboy-hat wearing Carlos Arredondo is perhaps best known for rushing in to help the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing in April. But in South Florida, he may be remembered as the father who set a Marine Corps van on fire after learning that his son was killed in Iraq. Sun sentinel columnist Michael Mayo profiles the life of this unintentional hero.

Also, how do you convince and motivate youth to volunteer their time? For more information on this program go to