HMM 9 – 22 – 2020
Hello Capital Region! This is the Hudson Mohawk Magazine, broadcasting on WOOC-LP 105.3 FM Troy and WOOS-LP 98.9 FM Schenectady, from the Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy, NY.
Today we highlight Jane Mayer, author of Dark Money, about the corruption of the political process via secret funds, and she also speaks about the pending Supreme Court nomination fight. With Mark Dunlea for Hudson Mohawk Radio Network.
Then Robert Gavin , a journalist for the Times Union speaks with Hudson Mohawk Magazine producer Elizabeth Press about how the Joel Abelove case came to be and some highlights from the case so far. This is part 1 of 2.
And later on, Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry interviewed Professor, Author, and Ethnography Mark Abendroth about his new historical book. This is part three of a four-part segment.
After that, Ira Bethea, a Real Estate Agent and long time Albany resident, talks about housing discrimination in the Real estate industry. With Michele Maserjian, UpState Housing correspondent.
Finally, retired meteorologist Hugh Johnson spoke with HMM correspondent Erika Diggs about recent weather events in the west and more!
And now some headlines…