About Body Politic Radio

SuzanneinbridledblackThe Body Politic Radio Show Journalist and host Suzanne Marcus Fletcher discusses with expert guests the scourge of substance abuse addiction in this country which is a $524 billion dollar business.  For any one who has a been touched by addiction in any capacity, these shows will offer options and hope on where to go and how to find help from some of the best rehabilitation experts in the field.



Suzanne Marcus-Fletcher is an internationally acclaimed print and broadcast journalist, creator and host of the popular iTunes podcast: “The Body Politic” Click Here

The Body Politic is a sponsored show by established businesses and U.S. corporations. Fletcher’s provocative, call-in show features the world’s foremost leaders and pioneers in the exploration of social issues and gender politics.

She advocates for those without a social or political voice. From the outset, Fletcher has covered a vast array of social issues from domestic violence to child runaways, from juvenile homicide to child prostitution. Fletcher has covered controversial issues facing disenfranchised women and children since 2001. She is currently doing an in-depth, investigative, series on mental health disorders and addiction with the nation’s leading rehabilitation centers and therapists. Fletcher is best known for her award-winning work on “children and women at risk.”

A graduate of New York University, and a Vanderbilt Media Fellow in Domestic Violence, Fletcher micro-blogs daily to a growing Twitter following of more than 215,000 people of highly diverse ages and cultural backgrounds. In addition to KABC Radio Sundays at 8:00 PM the Body Politic can be heard daily on iTunes and Blog Talk Radio. For breaking news on global social issue advocacy, Fletcher can be found on Twitter @politicbody and numerous RSS news feeds. Fletcher is a rising non-fiction author and public speaker.

Update from the Bahamas as heard on the Morning Drive

Update from the Bahamas as heard on the Morning Drive

Kimberly Mullings reporting from Freeport, Bahamas described the surreal conditions wrought by Hurricane Dorian on Grand Bahama Island. She told Jillian and John about “seeing people leaving literally in their underwear trying to seek shelter … Some people have three story homes and they had to hang out in their attics for over 24 hours.…Continue Reading

West Texas gunman was fired from job hours before massacre.

West Texas gunman was fired from job hours before massacre.

By Faith Karimi, Ed Lavandera and Christina Maxouris, CNN The 36-year-old gunman who left seven people dead in a West Texas killing rampage had been fired from his job hours before the massacre began, The New York Times reported, citing unnamed officials. CNN is working to learn more details, but authorities have repeatedly cautioned that they have yet…Continue Reading