with host Brent Holland
The idea behind the show is to motivate and inspire university / college age students to excel in service to the global village.
Guests have included:
Shirin Ebadi (Nobel Peace Prize)
Jody Williams (Nobel Peace Prize)
Mairead Maguire (Nobel Peace Prize)
Dr. Douglas Osheroff (Nobel Prize for Physics)
Ted Sorensen (closest aid to JFK & RFK)
Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin
The Governor General of Canada David Johnston
Maj. General Roméo Dallaire (Peacekeeping hero)
Khaled Hosseini (The Kite Runner)
Erin Brockovich (international environmental advocate; Julia Roberts starred in the Oscar-winning film
Joseph Sebarenzi (Speaker of the Rwanda Parliament, genocide survivor)
Minni Jean Brown (civil rights legend; Little Rock Nine)
Marina Nemat (author Prisoner of Tehran, escaped Evan prison after torture)
David Suzuki (award-winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster)
Jane Goodall (International Humanitarian)
Honourable Irwin Cotler (Canada’s Attorney General Nobel Peace Prize Nominee 2010)
Abraham Bolden (1st African American Secret Service agent handpicked by JFK himself)
David Finkel (Pulitzer Prize winner / embedded in Iraq)
Maj. Gen. Lewis Mackenzie (in charge of UN peace keeping missions around the world)
Lydia Rychner-Reich (Holocaust survivor, befriended Anne Frank in camps)
Dr. Efraim Zuroff – (Simon Wiesenthal Center Israel – World’s Leading Nazi Hunter)
Alan Thicke (star of #1 ABC TV series “Growing Pains”; spokes person for Diabetes Care)
Alan Dershowitz -(legendary human rights lawyer)
Heather Reisman – (CEO Chapters / Indigo)
Tom Lipscomb (Pulitzer prize nominee and multi-award winning international author)
David Toycen (President World Vision)
Ky-Mani Marley (son of the late Bob Marley)
in addition, many other guests who have been on Larry King, Charlie Rose, Letterman, Discovery, etc.
The Brent Holland Show offers a direct line to address all the university / college students in Canada in one fell swoop, if you will; the youth of today. The future movers and shakers of our world who are in university right now preparing for their entrance onto the global stage.
The value of a single human being.
The value of a single act of kindness.
The value of a single idea.
Mr. Holland is 53 years of age and is no stranger to broadcasting. He is a professional music composer for NASA, CBS, NBC, CBC, CTV, etc. He is currently host of the number one Canadian based show of its genre Night Fright.