Podcasts: Civic Education & Government

WOOC attended the Underground Railroad History Project, “LibertyCon 2019 Conference” Seeking Sanctuary: Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness at Siena College on March 29-31, 2019. In this segment, you will hear his interview with Donald Hyman, Independent Researcher, about his workshop on “Aretha Franklin - Activism, Pride, and Respect.”

Liberty Con Pt 3


WOOC attended the Underground Railroad History Project, “LibertyCon 2019 Conference” Seeking Sanctuary: Life, Liberty, …

Medical-Aid-In-Dying

Corinne Carey on the Medical Aid in Dying Act


Corinne Carey is the Sr. Campaign Director for Compassion and Choices, working to get …

Peter LaVenia

Peter LaVenia On Julian Assange Arrest


Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been expelled from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and …

In this segment, you will hear his interview with Tom Ruhl, Senior Capstone Researcher, Siena College about his workshop on “Education for Liberation: Teaching in the Freedom School Model.”

Education for Liberation: Teaching in the Freedom School Model.


WOOC attended the Underground Railroad History Project, “LibertyCon 2019 Conference” Seeking Sanctuary: Life, Liberty, …

Dustin Reidy joins us in the studio to discuss his Democratic campaign for Albany County Legislature in district 30.

Dustin Reidy


Dustin Reidy joins us in the studio to discuss his Democratic campaign for Albany …

WOOC attends the Underground Railroad History Project “LibertyCon 2019 Conference” Seeking Sanctuary: Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness at Sienna College on March 29-31st.

LibertyCon Pt 1


WOOC attends the Underground Railroad History Project “LibertyCon 2019 Conference” Seeking Sanctuary: Life, Liberty, …

L.A. Kauffman leads training at #WomenDisobey action photo T.W. Collins

L.A. Kauffman on Protest


Hudson Mohawk Magazine correspondent Steve Pierce speaks with activist author L.A. Kauffman about her …

We sat down with Troy Mayor, Patrick Madden, to discuss current issues

Troy Mayor Patrick Madden on Current Issues Pt 2


We sat down with Troy Mayor, Patrick Madden, to discuss current issues including the …

We hear about the budget overview along with taxing the wealthy, chemical disclosure, and harmfulness of the abundance of plastic bags.

Finalizing State Budget


With State legislators scrambling to finish the state budget by April 1, citizens activists …

WOOC attended the Hudson Valley Community College Women’s History Month Celebration, on Wednesday, March 27, where he interviewed participants and organizers of the Women’s Empowerment Panel.

Women Empowerment Panel 2019


WOOC attended the Hudson Valley Community College Women’s History Month Celebration, on Wednesday, March …

We hear from Alice Slater of the Manhattan Project on climate and nuclear; farmer Liz Henderson of NOFA; Smitha Vergese of NYPIRG who co-moderated the event; Cata Romo of 350.org; and NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer.

Green New Deal NYC


On March 20 more than 700 climate activists attended a Green New Deal Forum …

In this segment you will hear comments from Keynote Speaker, Henry Garrido, Executive Director of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), speaking on the importance of unionism.

Labor Luncheon


The Black and Puerto Rican Caucus, which took place at Empire State Plaza on …

Howie-Hawkins

Hawkins on the Green New Deal Pt 1


Howie Hawkins, one of the original architects of the Green New Deal, speaks at …

WOOC speaks with Zach Garafaleo about the Community Police Review Board of Albany.

Zach Garafalo on Community Police Review Board of Albany


WOOC speaks with Zach Garafaleo about the Community Police Review Board of Albany.

Part 2 of recapping the 2018 CNYS Black Expo held at the Capital Center in Albany.

Triple E with Tatiana Cunningham Pt 2


Part 2 of recapping the 2018 CNYS Black Expo held at the Capital Center …

A new report from Rain Forest Action Network shows that JP Morgan Chase and other major banks are expanding their investment in fossil fuels despite the recent Paris Climate treaty. We hear from a press conference by Sane Energy outside the JP Morgan office across the street from the NY Stock Exchange on Wall Street.

JP Morgan and Fossil Fuels


A new report from Rain Forest Action Network shows that JP Morgan Chase and …

Tuesday, March 19th, was a busy day at the State Capitol with about a week left to settle the state budget.

Budget NYS


Tuesday, March 19th, was a busy day at the State Capitol with about a …

DeeDee Halleck on her First Amendment case at the US Supreme Court, Part 2

DeeDee Halleck on First Amendment case with the Supreme Court Pt 2


We speak with Media Actvist DeeDee Halleck about about her First Amendment lawsuit at …

Advocates and state lawmakers gathered at the state capitol on Monday to support Governor Cuomo's proposed expansion of the bottle bill in the upcoming state budget.

Bottle Bill


Advocates and state lawmakers gathered at the state capitol on Monday to support Governor …

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