Public Radio Former WOL host Eric St. James says he isn’t bitter about his dismissal from the radio station’s Where Information Is Power talk-show lineup. “No. 1, someone who hasn’t ever been fired ain’t talking about nothing,” St. James says. “Take a day and listen to them. It’s very clear why I’m not still there.” For the last two decades, St. James has chatted with the station’s predominantly African-American listeners about national and local affairs, often invoking the “Plan,” a rumored movement by whites to take over District government. St. James sees another plan at work since WOL owner Cathy Hughes made the station a publicly traded company: “When a business makes a decision to go on the stock exchange, investors—who are mostly white—are offended by lots of talk about black folks,” St. James says. “White folks just don’t want to hear that stuff.” WOL General Manager Tony Washington explains that St. James didn’t fit into the station’s “reorganization.” The radio personality says listeners will soon find his commentary on the Internet at www.thestjamesreport.com.