Podcasts: Civic Education & Government

Interview with Assemblyman John McDonald About Norlite

The Norlite Incinerator’s apparent contamination of soil, air, and water with PFAS chemicals in …

NYS Bills Pending for Rent Relief & Statewide Ban on Evictions

Rebecca Garrard, Statewide Housing Organizer for Citizen Action speaks about two new bills being …

122 Groups Sign Letter to DEC Urging Enforcement of Plastic Bag Ban, Bottle Returns

Though legislation has passed banning single use plastic bags from grocery stores and restaurants …


Norlite Conversation with Congressman Tonko

Insight into the Local and Federal government’s action regarding the impact of incinerating PFAS …

Environmental Justice and Legal Permitting with Sam Fein

Is legal permitting an excuse for on-going environmental injustice with Sam Fein who is …

Sheriff Russo’s Renewal of ICE Contract Explained by NYCLU

This past week Rensselaer County renewed it’s contract with ICE under the 287g agreement. …

Aaron Mair

Aaron Mair on Norlite

It’s been busy week for news about the Norlite incinerator in Cohoes. In just …

Cancel the Rents vs Eviction Moratorium

Funding corporations or supporting the working class as relates to keeping stable housing with …

COVID-19’s Impact on Troy: the City’s Budget pt. 2

In this second part of a two-part interview with HMM correspondent Corinne Carey, Troy …

Upcoming Events
May. 29
Virtual Exhibition “Acquired Immunity” [FEMeeting WEB 2020] and Virtual Dialogue
Jun. 02
Health Autonomy Clinic: Addressing Social Disparities and the Crisis
Jun. 12
Online Screening “The Condor and the Eagle” and Be The Media! workshop “Indigenous Voices: Media for Environmental Organizing”

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