Timely Issues. "Critique With Morton Mecklosky" guests and topics include

Stephen Zunes, University of San Francisco, on countering terrorism without

harming innocents; David Gibbs, University of Arizona political science

department, on Washington's new interventionism; and Tod Ensign, director of

Citizen Soldier, on alternatives to militarism, WUSB/90.1 FM at 10 a.m.

Stand Up for America. WOR 710/AM radio personalities will broadcast live

and commercial free beginning at 8 a.m. from Bryant Park, between 40th and 42nd

Streets and Fifth and Sixth Avenues, Manhattan. The public is welcome.

Proceeds will benefit survivors of New York police officers and firefighters.

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Special guests include Sen. Hilary Clinton and former mayor Ed Koch. Stars from

shows such as "42nd Street," "Aida," "Cabaret," "Chicago," "Forbidden

Broadway" and "Music Man" will perform, on WOR/710 AM.

Weighty Issue. Dorie McCubbrey, author of "Don't Diet," and Duffy Spencer,

host of "Just Relationships," discuss how to live healthfully without dieting,

Best Bets

Get the scoop on events, nightlife, day trips, family fun and things to do on Long Island.

on WHPC/ 90.3 FM at 4 p.m.

In Word and Deed. Rick Hinshaw of The Long Island Catholic discusses the

application of Catholic teaching with Joseph A. Varacalli, director of the

Nassau Community College Center for Catholic Studies and host of "The Catholic

Alternative," on WHPC/90.3 FM at 6 p.m.

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In Recital. "Onstage With Young Concert Artists" series features Korean

violinist Ju-Young Baek performing works by Webern, Brahms, Bartok, Corigliano

and Sarasate, on WQXR/96.3 FM at 9 p.m.

To list special programming, call Alice Norkett at 631-843-2863.