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The Hudson Mohawk Magazine is a locally-produced nightly news hour that provides sanctuary for the discussion of a wide range of topics, scaling from the global to the hyper-local. The show is broadcast on WOOC 105.3 FM, The Sanctuary for Independent Media's low-power radio station based in Troy, NY.

With the support of people like you, the Sanctuary uses art and participatory action to promote social and environmental justice and freedom of creative expression.

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The Hudson Mohawk Magazine is a locally-produced nightly news hour that provides sanctuary for the discussion of a wide range of topics, scaling from the global to the hyper-local. The show is broadcast on WOOC 105.3 FM, The Sanctuary for Independent Media's low-power radio station based in Troy, NY.

With the support of people like you, the Sanctuary uses art and participatory action to promote social and environmental justice and freedom of creative expression.

    HMM 04 - 19 - 24

    HMM 04 - 19 - 24

    Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:

    First, Mark Dunlea brings us coverage from a forum on environmental justice that was held on Sunday, April 14.

    Then, Sina Basila Hickey spoke with Saint Rose’s women's soccer coach Laurie Darling Gutheil to talk about the impact of the closing of their college on students.

    Later on, we hear the second part of Willie Terry’s conversation with Public Employees Federation Secretary-Treasurer Joe Donahue.

    After that, Brea Barthel brings us Troy Public Library’s nonfiction book pics for April.

    Finally, for this week’s American Tastes, we hear about The Borscht Belt

    • 59 min
    American Tastes: Food Pantries & Food Insecurity

    American Tastes: Food Pantries & Food Insecurity

    Food insecurity effects many people, and food pantries try to provide resources for those who need it. Produced by Skidmore student Jordan Guzman for the course American Tastes.

    American Tastes is a course with Dr. Beck Krefting at Skidmore College, an interdisciplinary exploration of the evolution of US cuisines, foodways (these are diverse) and food politics.

    • 10 min
    American Tastes: Borscht Belt

    American Tastes: Borscht Belt

    The Borscht Belt was a haven for generations of Jewish Americans, providing relaxation, dancing, and laughs at hotels and resorts. This Skidmore student, who will remain anonymous, spoke with her family about how the Borscht Belt influenced them. Produced for the course American Tastes.

    American Tastes is a course with Dr. Beck Krefting at Skidmore College, an interdisciplinary exploration of the evolution of US cuisines, foodways (these are diverse) and food politics.

    • 10 min
    Nonfiction Book Picks for April

    Nonfiction Book Picks for April

    Hear about a a few recent non-fiction books covering AI, space, politicians, and more. Christiann Gibeau, head adult librarian at Troy Public Library, also talks about how books are selected for the collection, the materials from their "government depository" being removed and available for the taking, and the museum passes available through the library. Books discussed: "How AI Works: From Sorcery to Science" (Kneusel, 2024); "Mean Girl Feminism: How White Feminists Gaslight, Gatekeep, and Girlboss" (Nguyen, 2024); "How Space Works: The Facts Visually Explained" (Moss & Westlake, eds., 2021); "The Last Politican: Inside Joe Biden's White House and the Struggle for America's Future" (Foer, 2024); and "Tired of Winning: Donald Trump and the End of the Grand Old Party" (Karl, 2023). For more details, visit www.thetroylibrary.org. To find other libraries in New York State, see https://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/libs/#Find. Produced by Brea Barthel for Hudson Mohawk Magazine.

    • 10 min
    May 2024 Activities for Youth

    May 2024 Activities for Youth

    Hear about the wide variety of activities offered in May 2024 for tots through teens at Troy Public Library. Carol Roberts, head of Young People's Services, previews game nights, science and crafts projects, an anime gathering with Japanese candy, a pre-shool concert, sessions with Greta the Reading Dog, and more. All these are happening at the main branch, 100 Second Street. Note: the building is encased in plywood during exterior renovation, but the library is indeed still open regular hours. For more details, visit www.thetroylibrary.org. To find other libraries in New York State, see https://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/libs/#Find. Produced by Brea Barthel for Hudson Mohawk Magazine.

    • 5 min
    Bob Welton Provides Update On Dunn Landfill In Rensselaer

    Bob Welton Provides Update On Dunn Landfill In Rensselaer

    The Justice Center of Rensselaer County held a forum on Environmental Justice on Sunday, April 14 in Rensselaer. In this segment, Bob Welton of the Rensselaer Environmental Coalition provides an overview and update on the effort to close the Dunn Construction and Demolition Debris Landfill in Rensselaer.
    This recording was provided by Sonja Stark. Edited by Mark Dunlea for Hudson Mohawk Magazine.

    • 9 min

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Something for everyone! Daily news with topics ranging from global to the local, broadcast from Troy NY.

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