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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:

  • The March for Science;
  • Heroin addiction and recovery;
  • Teaching in the Rochester City School District, with mayoral candidate Lori Thomas;
  • Reforming the foster care system.

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:

  • Connecting environmental activism to racial and social justice;
  • How teachers should teach climate change;
  • Elevating fashion criticism to cultural criticism.

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:

  • When New York State could operate with totally clean energy;
  • Trigger warnings and free speech on college campuses;
  • Reviving the traditional trades;
  • Living with Parkinson's disease.

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:

  • Gentrification in Rochester's neighborhoods;
  • The future of marijuana in the United States;
  • How current generations can achieve a long-term future for Earth, with astrobiologist David Grinspoon;
  • Comedian Paula Poundstone's thoughts about Kim Kardashian's performance on "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!" 

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 Rochester Association of Black Journalists' "Rochester Legends;"
  • A local man's struggle with kidney disease, and his video series, "Cooking for Your Kidneys;"
  • Gay conversion therapy, and the new film, Fair Haven;
  • The discovery of the Trappist star system.

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:

  • How the wealthiest Americans use their money, with author Chuck Collins;
  • International Women's Day, and how women of color suffer from unequal treatment in the criminal justice system;
  • The story of the Kichwa people of Sarayaku;
  • The deep emotions behind comedy.

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:

  • Solidarity among the LGBTQ community, with the lead singer of MUNA;
  • The power grid and New York State's efforts to grow the share of renewable energy sources;
  • The book, Glass House, and the decline of a small manufacturing town;
  • Urban farms in Rochester.

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:

  • Music, history, and culture, with cellist Rufus Cappadocia;
  • The heroin epidemic and one former addict's story;
  • The Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council;
  • The Arnett Cafe's success story and the co-owner's thoughts about growing up in Rochester;
  • A new CSA charter.

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:

  • Rochester's status as a sanctuary city, and perceptions of immigrants;
  • The Dakota Access Pipeline, and Native American rights; 
  • Black Lives Matter Day in the Rochester City School District;
  • How senior Republicans are addressing climate change by proposing a carbon fee and dividend.

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 documentary, I Am Not Your Negro;
  • If altruism is truly possible;
  • How advancements in trauma care are saving more gunshot victims; 
  • Near-Earth Objects, and trusting experts in the sciences.

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