Insight With Beth Ruyak

Hosted By Beth Ruyak

Insight creates conversation to build community, exploring issues and events that connect people in our region. Insight covers breaking news and big ideas, music, arts & culture with responsible journalism, civil discussion and diverse voices.


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Dr. Melba Beals On Social Justice Through Journalism And Activism

American Library Association / Flickr

American Library Association / Flickr

Dr. Melba Beals has dedicated her life to enacting social change through journalism and activism. An original member of the Little Rock 9, she was in the first contingent of black students to integrate a white school. She went on to become a successful journalist in San Francisco, author, educator and communications executive.

Dr. Beals is out with two new books:

  • "March Forward Girl" focuses on her childhood in Arkansas.
  • "I Will Not Fear" focuses on the role of faith throughout her life. She’s a guest speaker at Davis High School this Monday.


Chris Remington

Former Producer, Insight

Chris joined Capital Public Radio’s “Insight with Beth Ruyak” in September 2016, booking a wide variety of guests, developing questions and producing music elements for the program.  Read Full Bio 

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