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Renewable Heat Rally: Hudson Mohawk Magazine 12-6-2017


A report from the December, 6th 2017 rally in New York state to promote renewable heat such as the increased use of geothermal in buildings to combat climate change.

WOOC 105.3 FM: Tommy Weddington and Mark Mishler of CAAMI


Tommy Weddington and Mark Mishler of Capital Area Against Mass Incarceration (CAAMI) speak about community response to the indictment of Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove.

Hudson Mohawk Magazine 12-4-17 on WOOC 105.3 FM Kenneth Crowe II, Rae Muhlstock, Aaron Pedinotti, Tommy Weddington, Mark Mishler and Stanley Hadsell live from The …

Chris Hedges on the American Empire’s Descent Into Dystopia


In a powerful speech delivered at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy, N.Y., Chris Hedges analyzes fascism and empire in the Trump age. The Truthdig columnist begins by enumerating…

WOOC 105.3 FM: Kenneth Crowe II On Local District Attorney


Albany Times Union reporter Kenneth Crowe II speaks about his research on the Rensselaer County District Attorney’s office and the indictment of Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove.

Hudson Mohawk Magazine 12-4-17 on WOOC 105.3 FM Kenneth Crowe II, Rae Muhlstock, Aaron Pedinotti, Tommy Weddington, Mark Mishler and Stanley Hadsell live …

Sanctuary TV: Chris Hedges Q&A “Fascism in the Age of Trump”


Journalist, author and war correspondent Chris Hedges took questions after speaking at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy NY on November 10, 2017 on fascism and empire in the age of Trump.

Land bank builds toward better Troy


Fighting blight is an unheralded struggle for the Troy Community Land Bank, a constant effort to keep buildings from deteriorating, knocking down structures when they can’t be salvaged and enticing investors into North Central, the city’s poorest neighborhood.

In its third year of existence, the land bank is developing a system geared toward improving the entire neighborhood rather than just individual properties.

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Investigative reporter Azmat Khan visited the sites of nearly 150 U.S.-led airstrikes in northern Iraq and interviewed hundreds of survivors, their family members, local officials and others about the damage caused by the bombings.

Low-power FM station with progressive message coming to Albany


A new low-power radio station run by advocates for environmental and progressive causes will be taking to the airwaves in Albany in January.

The broadcast tower for WOOA-FM went up last week atop the roof of the Social Justice Center on Central Avenue in Albany, said Mark Dunlea, chairman of the not-for-profit Green Education and Legal Fund, which holds the station’s federal broadcast license.

Sanctuary TV: Chris Hedges on Fascism in the Age of Trump


Journalist, author and war correspondent Chris Hedges spoke in at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy NY on November 10, 2017 on fascism and empire in the age of Trump.

Chris Hedges is the best-selling author of War is a Force That Gives Us Meaning (2003), a finalist for the …

HMM 11-29-17 Plastic Bags, Kevin Carpenter & Laura Cullen, The Nubatones and Physics with David Borton


00:00 – Rundown & Headlines
03:49 – Jennie Romer: Plastic Bags
18:15 – Sustainability Spot: Kevin Carpenter & Laura Cullen
30:37 – The Nubatones
44:29 – Physics Segment with David Borton

Azmat Khan at Sanctuary for Independent Media


Published: 11/27/17
Publication: All Over Albany

Award-winning journalist Azmat Khan will be at the Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy this Friday, December 1 for a talk.

Khan has reported for a bunch of different outlines, including Frontline, and she’s Future of …

HMM 11-27-17 NYCLU, Tech Valley Game Space, Troy Trash Update, Stanley Hadsell


00:00 – Rundown & Headlines
03:23 – Melanie Tremble, NYCLU
22:00 – Tech Valley Gamespace
35:05 – City of Troy Trash Fee Update
44:33 – Stanley Hadsell, Market Block Books

Upcoming Events
10/21/2017 – 12/16/2017
Art Opening: “Troy Project” with Susan Anthony
Dec. 16
6th Annual North Central Holiday Justice and Peace Celebration

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