Danny Heitman, a longtime columnist at The Advocate, is slated to appear as a guest Tuesday on National Public Radio’s “Talk of the Nation” show.

Heitman will discuss his Dec. 30 column that ran in the Christian Science Monitor: http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/Opinion/2011/1230/New-Year-s-resolution-Seek-the-other-side-in-political-commentary.

Heitman’s column is about a New Year’s resolution he made in college to read the columns of political commentators he didn’t usually agree with.

Heitman is scheduled to appear on the show at 1:40 p.m. “Talk of the Nation” is broadcast on WRKF, 89.3 FM.