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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

It's time for City Council again.  They meet on Tuesday, September 18th.  Speak to Council starts at 6:30pm and the meeting starts an hour later.  Call 311 to sign up to speak.  Selling off the 3 parking garages downtown is a bad idea for a number of reasons.  We break it down.  In fact tax breaks and other incentives for developers doesn't work.  We tell you why.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Activism works!  It's taken years, but the Mayor & Police Chief recently went public with the suspension of police officers who beat someone up.  This wouldn't have happened without the long dedicated work of regular citizens. Get involved!  Tops is closing some local supermarkets.  This is a brilliant opportunity for worker owned stores.  Will those in power listen?

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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Green Party candidate for NYS Comptroller, Mark Dunlea is the guest.  What does the Comptroller actually do?  Mark talks about his plan to divest New York from fossil fuels and make us 100% renewable by 2030.  We also discuss how the Comptroller could take on corruption in Albany and a public bank.

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Howie Hawkins at the Clarissa St. Reunion
Green Party candidate for Governor, Howie Hawkins is the guest for the entire show.  We talk about third party politics, renewable energy, the Green New Deal, housing and more.

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

City Council is coming up.  We have more of the good, bad, & confusing.  Call 311 to get on the list to Speak to Council on Tue, August 21st at 6:30pm.  The Governor has approved 13 river-based projects.  They're not good.

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Alex is off this week and Dave shows us how we can change the Rochester City School District to save our children.  It won't be easy, but it must be done.

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Paul Figueroa from the Puerto Rican Independence Party joins us to talk about the movement for click here.  Then we discuss ways we need to reform our electoral system.  Ranked Choice Voting rocks!
independence.  How did the US get it's grubby little hands on Puerto Rico?  Didn't they vote for statehood?  For more info on PIP in Rochester,

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...on Transforming Rochester on Rochester Free Radio. You can see when it's on at the Rochester Free Radio show schedule.

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