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Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Coming out as a gay athlete, with Olympic gold medalist Greg Louganis;
  • The possible implications of legalizing sports gambling;
  • The documentary Lake of Betrayal, and how the Kinzua Dam impacted the Seneca Nation;
  • How children describe phone booths (trust us, it's a fun conversation).

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Racism, and the racist panel that was removed from the carousel at Ontario Beach Park;
  • Raising a transgender child;
  • The high cost of dying.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The new film, Chappaquiddick;
  • Incivility in American politics;
  • The legacy of Frederick Douglass and Booker T. Washington, with Kenneth Morris.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The March for Our Lives, and the potential impacts of activism;
  • The value of representing different cultural experiences in theater;
  • The "Semmelweis Reflex."

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The life and legacy of Congresswoman Louise Slaughter;
  • The film, The Rape of Recy Taylor, and how Taylor helped inspire the civil rights movement;
  • What veterans think about President Trump's military parade;
  • The stigma of mental illness.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Immigration policy and whether Latinos are considered "real Americans;"
  • The film, Get Out, and commentary on race in film;
  • Eating disorders in athletes.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • What we know about the Mueller investigation, and U.S.-Russia relations;
  • Electric vehicles;
  • Solitary confinement and incarceration in America;
  • Women in classical music.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • If the voting age should be changed to 16;
  • What it means to be Christian;
  • Modern feminism;
  • The challenges faced by LGBTQ youth who are homeless.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Abuses faced by women in Hollywood;
  • The Cadillac Hotel, and how to help Rochester's homeless population;
  • The Magical Negro;
  • The rock and roll scene in the 1970s and 1980s, with rock legend Eddie Money.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The tipped wage system and its impact on restaurant owners and workers;
  • Misconceptions about refugees;
  • How the solar tariff will impact the future of the U.S. solar industry;
  • New Urbanism and what Rochester can learn from other cities.

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