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Want to learn more about politics, without getting the innevitable headache that politics comes with? Every week Alyssa will teach you a topic of modern politics that you should be familiar with. A VIC Radio Ithaca production.

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Want to learn more about politics, without getting the innevitable headache that politics comes with? Every week Alyssa will teach you a topic of modern politics that you should be familiar with. A VIC Radio Ithaca production.

    Changes on the Horizon for the Supreme Court

    Changes on the Horizon for the Supreme Court

    This week Alyssa breaks down the history of the Supreme Court as well as how Justice Stephen Breyer’s retirement announcement could shake things up on the bench.

    • 19 min
    Vaccinations, about as American as Apple Pie

    Vaccinations, about as American as Apple Pie

    On this episode of Policy Unplugged, Alyssa walks us through America's history of vaccinations and how we can look at epidemics of the past to combat COVID-19 today.

    • 16 min
    Can America Work Towards Student Loan Forgiveness and Free College?

    Can America Work Towards Student Loan Forgiveness and Free College?

    This week, Alyssa is here to give a deep dive into the history of student loans as well as the debate going on today regarding them.

    • 13 min
    Gun Reform in America, Can It Get Passed?

    Gun Reform in America, Can It Get Passed?

    Alyssa is here this week to share about one of the most debate topics in modern American history...the 2nd Amendment. Listen to this weeks episode of "Policy Unplugged" to learn more about this debate.

    • 11 min
    To Be or Not To Be, D.C. Statehood Edition

    To Be or Not To Be, D.C. Statehood Edition

    Alyssa is here to explain the ins and outs of the debate regarding Washington D.C.s Statehood. 

    • 12 min
    Biden seeks to send American into the future with new infrastructure

    Biden seeks to send American into the future with new infrastructure

    With a new bill that could redo Americas infrastructure, Alyssa is here to take you through the basic information of the debate over the bill as well as a brief timeline of Americas infrastructure. 

    • 15 min

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