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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 Coalition of Black Trade Unionists is "a fiercely independent voice of Black workers within the trade union movement, challenging organized labor to be more relevant to the needs and aspirations of Black and poor workers" (AFL-CIO). Shana Davis, President, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists, Capital District Chapter, joins Hudson Mohawk Magazin…
 
Penny Holmes, director of The Ark, Inc. in Troy, has been instrumental in bringing trauma informed practices and services to the Capital District through several different organizations. In this segment, she describes this work to Hudson Mohawk Magazine producers Cathy Silber and Sina Basila Hickey. For her interview showcasing the trauma-informed …
 
While Young Futures is an organization that provides financial literacy and arts education year-round to young men and women of the African-American community (or underserved community), just coming off of Juneteenth seems like an fitting time to highlight Young Futures and its founder James Mitchell. When Hudson Mohawk Magazine producer Marsha Laz…
 
The state has extended the comment period on its draft climate scoping plan under the CLCPA law until July 1. Bob Cohen of Citizen Action discusses the importance of the plan and how individuals can still submit comments. With Mark Dunlea for the Hudson Mohawk Magazine. (see https://www.nyrenews.org/submit-a-public-comment-on-nys-draft-scoping-plan…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We start off tonight with the latest on the union drive at Joseph’s House from night-shift staffer and organizing committee member Jay Conlan.Then, Mark Dunlea talks with Melanie Trimble of the capital district chapter of the New York Civil Liberties Union about the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn a longsta…
 
In a 6 to 3 split decision, the United States Supreme Court has struck down a centuries old New York gun control law, holding that Americans have a right to carry a handgun outside the home for self-defense and that the New York law requiring a showing of special need for such a permit was too restrictive. Melanie Trimble of the NY Civil Liberties …
 
Capital District Reclaim Pride is a grassroots organizing movement working to serve the LGBTQIA+ community of New York's Capital Region. Their facebook reads, "No cops, no corporations; just locals with an interest in queer mutual aid!" Capital District Reclaim Pride is hosting a festival on Saturday, June 25th in Albany. Hudson Mohawk Magazine's E…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine,We begin with a live overview of the upcoming primary elections.Then for our peace bucket we get an update on Ukraine and nuclear weaponsAfter that, we talk with our roaming labor correspondent Willie Terry about his experience last weekend to DC to cover the Poor People’s March.Later on, Cathy Silber talks with…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin by hearing from Cody Bloomfield, Capital Roots volunteer coordinator, about the action to unionize their workers. Then, it’s Pollinator Week and Grace Nichols wants to raise awareness on how to protect our pollinators. Later on, we visit the Hillside North Outdoor Classroom where Beverly Hickman gives u…
 
HMM Correspondent spoke with Vaasu about The Queer Gaming Bundle. is actually a participant of “ The Queer Gaming Bundle” that has been participating in this event since last year (2021). Vaasu came on the show discuss they involvement with “ The Queer Gaming Bundle,” why computers help make a difference, coping with depression during college and m…
 
Joe Gerson is the President of the Campaign for Peace, Disarmament, and Common Security. He is in Vienna for the first meeting related to the Non-proliferation treaty for nuclear weapons. He also discusses how Ukraine is a proxy war between Russia and the US and the long-term impacts on America's role as the dominant global leader. With Mark Dunlea…
 
On the Hudson Mohawk Magazine we have been covering organizing efforts around New York State. Capital Roots workers last week announced that they too want a Union. Elizabeth Press spoke to Cody Bloomfield who is the volunteer coordinator for Capital Roots and involved in the SEIU organizing efforts. The form to email CEO Amy Klein that Cody mention…
 
Pollinator Week, from June 20 to 26, is an annual celebration in support of pollinator health and a time to raise awareness about what we can do to protect them. Grace Nichols, a long-time environmental activist in the Capital District, talks with Mark Dunlea of Hudson Mohawk Magazine. For Nichol's website: https://www.pressherald.com/2022/06/20/ma…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine we depart from our regular program to bring you a Juneteenth special. The segments in today’s episodes are all produced by our Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry and were originally broadcast in 2019. We begin with a question: What is Juneteenth?Then, Willie Terry takes us to the 2019 Juneteenth Celebratio…
 
The Co-Creation Initiative links Skidmore College with partners in its local and regional communities, through collective, creative engagement with the challenges of our time and the stories of our place. Angela Beallor talks about the Co-Creation Initiative and her own art work with Sina Basila Hickey of Hudson Mohawk Magazine.https://www.skidmore…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin with the Underground Railroad Education Center which will be hosting a Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebration. Then, Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry brings us part 3 of a conversation at the Starbucks in Latham and the importance of the union vote. Later on, we hear from the writer and producer of …
 
At the Juneteenth 2022 screening of the feature film Sunshine Circle, clinical psychologist Dr. Sonja Ann Miller discusses issues of trauma and resilience with Marcia Reeves, writer and producer of the film, which tells her own story. Here, Dr. Miller talks with Hudson Mohawk Magazine producer Cathy Silber about trauma and resilience in the context…
 
Jeanne Finley of Muslim Solidarity Committee and Project SALAM talks about the Aref-Hossain case, which is the subject of the documentary “Witness” and showing on Friday, June 17 at the Sanctuary. At 5pm is the Be The Media! workshop on “The Struggle to Tell Your Story” and at 7pm is the film screening followed by a panel discussion with the direct…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin with Mark Dunlea’s conversation with Joe Paparone of the NYS Labor-Religion Coalition about the Poor People’s Campaign DC rally on Saturday.Then, Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry brings us the second part of his conversation with labor leaders Ibrahim Pedriñán and Bill Richie about the recent un…
 
To celebrate Juneteenth, Shades of Cocoa is holding a pageant on Friday, June 17, from 6 to 9 pm at the Troy Oakwood Community Center. Shades of Cocoa’s girls have been working all year for their first Juneteenth Pageant. Co-founder and friend of the show Debra Garrett joins us along with pageant participant Promise and board members Autumn and Deb…
 
Juneteenth is a time of community celebration whose origins lie in historical atrocities that have burdened African Americans over generations with a legacy of trauma. Sunshine Circle, a 2021 feature film, explores childhood trauma and adult healing, through writer and producer Marcia Reeves's own story. On Saturday, June 18, 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Huds…
 
On Wednesday, June 08, 2022, the Hudson Mohawk Magazine Network Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry met with labor leaders Ibrahím Pedriñán, President of the Albany County Central Federation of Labor, and former President Bill Richie, in front of Starbuck Latham Store. They celebrated the Victory of Latham and Stuyvesant Plaza workers who vote…
 
On Saturday, June 18, the Underground Railroad Education Center (194 Livingston Ave, Albany) will host a JuneTEENth Freedom Day Celebration from noon to 4. Co-Founder Paul Stewart discusses the meaning of JuneTEENth and other programs by the Center. With Mark Dunlea for Hudson Mohawk Magazine.By WOOC 105.3 FM Troy
 
On Saturday, June 18, The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is holding a rally in DC to challenge the evils of systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, and ecological devastation. Joe Paparone of the NYS Labor-Religion Coalition discusses the event with Mark Dunlea of the Hudson Mohawk Magazine. For more information, https…
 
On Wednesday, June 08, 2022, the Hudson Mohawk Magazine Network Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry met with labor leaders Ibrahím Pedriñán, President of the Albany County Central Federation of Labor, and former President Bill Richie, in front of Starbuck Latham Store. They celebrated the Victory of Latham and Stuyvesant Plaza workers who vote…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin with a segment on new state laws to promote the use of geothermal energy.Then, for our peace segment, we talk about the peace movement and Ukraine.Later on, we hear from the Troy NAACP about the upcoming Juneteenth Celebrations in Troy.After that, we hear from Larry Rulison of the Times Union about the …
 
Alaa Muhiddin is the daughter of Yassin Aref, one of the two men who were subjects of the FBI sting in Albany. She spoke with Sina Basila Hickey about being a young girl when her father was accused of being a terrorist, the trauma her family endured, and the relief of moving past this experience. A documentary about this case will be showing at the…
 
Felicia Kuhn, president of the Kate Mullany Chapter of Coalition of Labor Union Women (Capital District) talks with producer Cathy Silber about the values and objectives of CLUW. For more information on the national organization, see http://www.cluw.org/. The next Capital District meeting is 8/29 at 6:00 pm. For more information, email kmcluw@cwa11…
 
Two of the biggest stories in the NY Capital Region over the past 20 years were the Schoharie limousine crash and the Albany terrorism entrapment, each of which involved the same FBI informant. Albany Times Union business reporter Larry Rulison covered both cases and will be on a panel at the premiere of a new film about them on Friday, June 17th a…
 
Renée Powell, President of the NAACP in Troy, talks with Andrea Cunliffe about the reason for celebrating Juneteenth and plans for the 3 day celebration in Troy. Embracing this day of emancipation, jubilation, and freedom with a pageant, parade, and family fun ending with the Praise House Meeting. All of Troy is welcome to celebrate the emancipatio…
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin with Mark Dunlea speaking with Albany County Legislator Dustin Reidy about his proposed gun legislation bill. Then, Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry headed to the West Capital Park to hear from speakers at the March On Our Lives to end gun violence. Later on, we get introduced to Ellie Irons, ou…
 
Ahead of the June 17, 2022 event -- workshop, film screening, and panel discussion around “Witness,” a documentary film about the Aref-Hossain “sting” case in Albany from 2003-2004 -- Sina Basila Hickey spoke with Leena Al-Arian, Executive Director of Coalition for Civil Freedoms (CCF), one of the co-sponsors of the event. They spoke about the work…
 
On Saturday, June 11, 2022, the Hudson Mohawk Magazine Network Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry attended one of the Nationwide "March For Our Lives" to end gun violence. The Capital District march started at Albany, West Capital Park, led by various labor and community groups. In this labor segment, Willie spoke to New York State United Tea…
 
Among the few climate measures passed this year by the NYS legislature was the Utility Thermal Energy Network and Jobs Act. This would allow utilities to provide the piping and distribution needed for district geothermal energy projects. Bill Nowak of the NY Geothermal Energy Organization talks with Mark Dunlea of the Hudson Mohawk Magazine.…
 
Albany County Legislator Dustin Reidy has proposed a county law to require a warning sign to be displayed at all firearms dealers indicating the increased risk of violence that is associated with firearms as well as contact information for the Albany County Mobile Crisis Team and the National Suicide Hotline. Reidy discusses his proposal with Mark …
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin with Mark Dunlea’s conversation with Upper Hudson Green Party Chair Kaleb Winters about political corruption and election fraud in Troy and Rensselaer County, in the wake of Troy Councilwoman Kimberly Ashe-McPherson’s recent guilty plea to federal ballot fraud charges and resignation from the council.Th…
 
It has been an exciting week in housing justice. Advocates arrested in May pushing for the passage of the Good Cause Bill were arraigned in Albany and we saw reports of giant cockroaches shutting down the court. Today we air an interview Elizabeth Press did with Caroline Nagy to understand better the failed Good Cause Housing Bill and the protests …
 
Troy Councilwoman Kimberly Ashe-McPherson resigned from the City Council on Thursday morning, a day after she pleaded guilty to a federal criminal charge related to ballot fraud in last year's elections. Kaleb Winters of the Green Party discusses the overall climate of political corruption in Troy and the County, including the theft of Green Party …
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin by hearing from Avery Stemple and Corinne Carey about the New York Psilocybin Action Committee.Then, John Wallance brings you a vox-pop on mental health recorded at the RPI Student Union. Later on, Brea asks Troy Library for June reading recommendations for youth.After that, Troy Prep High Media Student…
 
Pinkster Festival, held on Saturday June 4th at the Schuyler Mansion in Albany, brought together lots of talent, history and untold stories, resources from the community, and opportunities to learn about New York State's rich and diverse history. Marsha Lazarus talked with some of the folks there.By WOOC 105.3 FM Troy
 
The young minds of Troy Prep High School's Media Club present this Interview of Interest for Hudson Mohawk Magazine. Laila is interested in what it takes to start a business and how social media can be used as a tool in that process. For more insight she spoke with entrepreneur and marketing mentor Jamel Mosely.All year members of Media Club have w…
 
Mental health is an increasingly important topic in contemporary culture. For John Wallace, a student at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, mental health is an integral part of his day-to-day life. On Thursday, June 2nd, he conducted a vox-pop on mental health at the Rensselaer Student Union. Interviewing six random students and a random professor, …
 
Today, on the Hudson Mohawk Magazine:We begin with Mark Dunlea’s conversation with Howie Hawkins, Green Party nominee for governor, about the ways the Democratic Party in New York suppresses third parties.Then, Roaming Labor Correspondent Willie Terry talks with the current and former presidents of the Albany County Labor Federation, Ibrahím Pedriñ…
 
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