WC Turck is the author of 8 books, an artist, Activist, critically acclaimed playwright and talk radio host in Chicago. He has been called the most dangerous voice on the Left. in 1989 he was among the first American artists to stand with Chinese democratic reform protesters. From 1993 through 2012 he travelled to Bosnia and the Balkans more than twenty times. In1994 he helped organize The Rwandan Relief Program, delivering more than 20 tons of supplies into an active war zone. His latest book “A Tragic Fate: is an unflinching look at the events leading up to the shooting down of Malaysia Air Flight 17.” He is currently editing a new novel, “The Assassination of Baby Hitler: A Love Story,” and thanks Jeb Bush for the inspiration. His first novel, “Broken” was recommended by NAMI, the National Association of Mental Health Institutes for its treatment of PTSD. In 2006 he published “Everything for Love,” a memoir of his experiences during the siege of Sarajevo. He wrote and produced two critically acclaimed plays, “Occupy my Heart” and “The People’s Republic of Edward Snowden.” He worked with the homeless and foreclosure victims in Chicago, and with anti-violence and civil rights organizations. He hosted “Helter Skelter” a weekly radio show dedicated to issues, society and politics on Que4 radio in Chicago. He was also an organizing board member of Chicago’s only community radio station dedicated to supporting diversity in media. Turck also hosted Revolution and Beer, with co-host Brian Murray, a weekly TV and radio show. He has been featured on radio, television and in newspapers across the country, including The Thom Hartmann Show, WLS, WCPT, The Grant Cordone program, NPR, the Chicago Tribune and more. He is an expert in Balkan and European History, Nationalism, PTSD and Issues of Genocide and Racism. “The People’s Republic of Edward Snowden,” will reopen in March 2017 at The Lamplight Theatre in Glenview, Illinois. He lives in Chicago with his wife, Ana, 3 rescue cats and a rescue dog named Blue. Check out WC Turck’s Helter Skelter Blog at WordPress.com for observations on media, society, politics, writing, Beer Reviews and much more.

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