Podcasts: Social Justice & Activism

Triple Es: Abbey Lee Brace


Abby Castillo, granddaughter of civil rights icon Abbey Lee Brace, talks about her grandmother’s legacy and the recent dedication of a street in her honor.

Poor People’s Campaign: Militarism and the War Economy


WOOC Labor Talk Host and Roaming Correspondent Willie Terry has been covering the Poor People’s Campaign, and he attended the final day of the Poor People’s Campaign 40 Days of Moral and Direct Action protest rally in Washington DC on June 23rd.

Planned Parenthood vs. Ultrasound Van


In our next segment, I sat down with Chelly Hegan, the Executive Director of Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood…

Poor People’s Campaign: Waiting for the Rally Bus


WOOC Labor Talk Host and Roaming Correspondent Willie Terry has been covering the Poor People’s Campaign, and he attended the final day of the Poor People’s Campaign 40 Days of Moral and Direct Action protest rally in Washington DC on June 23rd.

Justice for Dahmeek Press Conference


Jarrod Iler, the Troy police officer’s who shot unarmed Troy resident Dahmeek McDonald in the head and arm, was not indicted this week.

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Dan Wilcox: Hiroshima


On Monday August 6,at 11 am in Albany’s Townsend Park there will be a public reading of John Hersey’s “Hiroshima”.

Naomi Jaffe: Justice for Dahmeek


Jarrod Iler, the cop who shot unarmed Troy resident Dahmeek Mcdonald in the head and arm, was not indicted this week when a Grand Jury convened to hear from local prosecutors.

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Dave Publow: AIM Pipeline


We get an update from WOOC’s own Dave Publow, who is on trial for a direct action he took part in on October 10th 2016 when he and others attempted to block the installation of the AIM pipeline next to the Indian Point Power Plant in Peekskill, NY.

Labor Talk: Fourth of July Part 4


WOOC Labor Talk Host and Roaming Correspondent Willie Terry attended the Frederick Douglass July 4th Oration: In These Challenging Times” program at the Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence in Albany…

Public Accountability Initiative: Selling Out New York’s Immigrants


In our next segment WOOC correspondent Elizabeth Press spoke to Rob Galbraith a senior Research Analyst at the Public Accountability Initiative.

Monique DeLaTour, Mother of ICE Detainee


For our next segment, WOOC correspondent Elizabeth Press sat down with Monique DeLaTour the mother of Troy resident, Dalila Yeend, who has been detained by ICE (Immigration and Custom Enforcement) since May 29, 2018. Dalila Yeend is the mother of two children.

Labor Talk: Poor People’s Campaign in DC


Next the Hudson Mohawk Magazine brings you Labor Talk with Willie Terry.

Yellow Boat of Hope


We now go down to New York City, where WOOC correspondent Brendan Dunn sat down with Jay Jaboneta…

Fourth of July part 3


WOOC Labor Talk Host and Roaming Correspondent Willie Terry attended the Frederick Douglass July …

Paul Tonko Fourth of July part 2


WOOC Labor Talk Host and Roaming Correspondent Willie Terry attended the Frederick Douglass July 4th Oration: What to the Slave is Your Fourth of July.

Abolish ICE Rally


Last Friday there was a protest at the local office of Homeland Security by people pushing for the abolition of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement…

Pool Closings in Troy


The next piece is an interview by Shawn McLean with Mack Henderson and Pastor Charlie Muller as they partner up to address the pool closings in Troy for the 2nd year in a row.

Labor Talk: July Fourth and the Underground Railroad


Finally, Labor Talk Host and Hudson Mohawk Magazine Roaming Correspondent Willie Terry attended the “Frederick Douglass July 4th Oration: What to the Slave is Your Fourth of July” program…

E.P.A. (Environmental Performance Agency) on Scott Pruitt


Ellie Irons is a Troy and Brooklyn based artist and activist whose work creates new ways for talking and thinking and acting in regards to the interconnection of human lives with other earth systems…

Labor Talk: Stop Gun Violence March


WOOC Labor Talk Host and roaming correspondent Willie Terry provided this special report on the “Stop the Gun Violence March and Community Rally in Albany Swinbeurne Park where he interviewed Elijah Cancer, March Organizer and Outreach Worker for Albany 518 SNUG.

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