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Weekend Connections

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:

  • Why refugees leave their native countries to pursue better lives in America;
  • What Rochester can learn about urbanism from cities around the world;
  • If centrism in politics is dying;
  • The making of pop hits.

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:

  • Voter turnout and access to voting;
  • Atheism and politics;
  • Recreating dinosaurs;
  • How we eat pasta.

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 debate over civility, and if a restaurant should have asked White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave;
  • Gun ownership, with progressives who own firearms;
  • Germans' perceptions of the Trump Administration, with David Gill, Consul General of Germany in New York;
  • Surviving the Holocaust, with local survivor, Jack Feldman.

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:

  • Misconceptions about immigrants;
  • Suicide and mental illness;
  • What we should do when artists misbehave.

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:

  • Freedom of speech, and if speech can be violent;
  • If urbanists have become too smug;
  • Where the line is -- or should be -- in 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:

  • The debate over trigger warnings;
  • The corrosive power of hate, with Holocaust survivor Helen Levinson;
  • The power of music on memory for people living with dementia;
  • Politics, comedy, and more, with John Cleese.

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 controversy surrounding chronic Lyme disease;
  • How grassroots environmental groups can compete with corporations;
  • The Libertarian Party's stance on guns.

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 to teach children and teenagers about healthy relationships;
  • Language and dehumanization;
  • The remarkable story of DJ Savarese, a non-speaking man with autism;
  • Whether it's time to abolish the British monarchy.

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:

  • The allegations against former New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman;
  • The Death of Expertise, with author Tom Nichols;
  • Medical cannabis, with music writer and Parkinson's disease patient Frank De Blase;
  • The lack of services for bilingual students in the Rochester City School District.

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