Podcasts: Social Justice & Activism

Pharmacists gathered in the state capitol Tuesday, March 5 to demand that legislators reign in this unregulated entity with regulation that would require transparency and accountability.

FixRx


Pharmacy Benefit Managers, a shadowy group of prescription drug intermediaries, effect drug prices at …

Emily Obuya

Emilly Obuya on Water Quality and Environmental Justice


NATURE Lab correspondent Kathy High interviews chemistry professor Emilly Obuya from the Sage Colleges …

Taína Asili

Taína Asili on Resiliencia


Hudson Mohawk Magazine correspondent Steve Pierce speaks with Taína Asili about her new album, …

We speak with Marie Gavazzi, the President of the Troy Library Board, about grassroots organizations and individual active efforts in the community.

Spirit of the Suffragettes with Marie Gavazzi


We speak with Marie Gavazzi, the President of the Troy Library Board, about grassroots …

Mark Dunlea of the Green Education and Legal Fund speaks about the Green New Deal at a forum at the Albany Public Library.

Mark Dunlea and the Green New Deal


Mark Dunlea of the Green Education and Legal Fund speaks about the Green New …

We speak with Rev. Richard Witt of Rural Migrant Ministry about the progress in getting the Farmworker Fair Labor Practices Act to pass the NYS Legislature this year.

Rev. Richard Witt and the Farmworker Fair Labor Act


We speak with Rev. Richard Witt of Rural Migrant Ministry about the progress in …

Meg Marohn of the Green Sanctuary Comitee of the Albany Unitarian Church talks about the relationship between the Extinction Rebellion and the Green New Deal.

Meg Marohn on the Extinction Rebellion


Meg Marohn of the Green Sanctuary Committee of the Albany Unitarian Church talks about …

we conclude with testimonies urging legislators to go further to address climate change, including comments from a member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Climate and Community Protection Act Pt 4


In Part 4 of our coverage of the proposed Climate and Community Protection Act …

Climate activists gathered at the state capitol on March 5th to demand the legislature and Governor Cuomo embrace a real plan to move New York off fossil fuels by 2030, 10 years sooner than the proposed Climate and Community Protection Act.

100% off Fossil Fuels By 2030


Climate activists gathered at the state capitol on March 5th to demand the legislature …

Spirit of the Sufragettes segment introduces present day activists and organizations

Spirit of the Suffragettes on International Women’s Day


In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8th, this Spirit of the Sufragettes …

Local Chef Kinimo Ngoran was released from ICE detention and we have an update from his lawyer Sarah Rogerson.

Sarah Rogerson on Kinimo Ngoran ICE detention


Local Chef Kinimo Ngoran was released from ICE detention and we have an update …

WOOC attended a workshop on Saturday, February 16, at the New York State Black and Puerto Rican Legislators Weekend Caucus entitle, “Revolution or Reform” at the Empire State Plaza.

Revolution or Reform Pt 5


Part 5 of the “Revolution or Reform” workshop at Empire State Plaza on Saturday, …

Don Kovalik

Dan Kovalik on Venezuela


Hudson Mohawk Magazine correspondent Steve Pierce speaks with Dan Kovalik, Professor of International Human …

Climate activists gathered in the War Room of the NYS Capitol Building on February 27 to urge Comptroller Tom Dinapoli to divest New York pension funds from fossil fuel companies.

#DivestNY


Climate activists gathered in the War Room of the NYS Capitol Building on February …

Adrian Kiser, Joel Ashur, Justin Friello

A Friend of a Friend in Albany


In this segment, Hudson Mohawk Magazine correspondent Steve Pierce speaks with Adrian Kiser, Joel …

WOOC sits down with the leaders of the Anuanzeh Association to learn about their mission to empower women by supporting local and gloabal intiatives led by women.

Triple Es with Anuanzeh Association


WOOC sits down with the leaders of the Anuanzeh Association to learn about their …

Kathy Kelly

Kathy Kelly in the Capital Region


Kathy Kelly, long-term peace activist and co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence (www.vcnv.org ), …

This coverage of the proposed Climate and Community Protection Act is meant to condense the various arguments presented at the public hearing which took place in Albany on February 12th.

Climate and Community Protection pt 2


This coverage of the proposed Climate and Community Protection Act is meant to condense …

Maureen Aumand (Lori Van Buren/Times Union)

Maureen Aumand On Kathy Kelly


We’re joined in our studios at The Sanctuary for Independent Media by Maureen Aumand …

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Mar. 29
“Resiliencia” with Taína Asili
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“Nature?” Lecture with Bioartist Marta De Menezes
04/01/2019 – 04/03/2019
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