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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:

  • A new planet that could be a future home for Earthlings;
  • America's history of racism in public swimming pools;
  • How music can spread messages, with Danielle Ponder and the Tomorrow People;
  • The influence of money in politics;
  • Comedy improvisation and the new film, Don't Think Twice.

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 power of news photography;
  • David Cay Johnston's new book, The Making of Donald Trump;
  • Career changes, with a Buffalo man who left a partnership in a New York City hedge fund to go into the seminary;
  • Carbon fee and dividend and its impact on climate change and the economy.

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:

  • A program aimed at increasing diversity in Rochester's public safety departments;
  • How the Boys & Girls Club of Rochester is healing one year after the mass shooting on Genesee Street;
  • The future of Parcel 5;
  • Sexist commentary at the Olympics;
  • Misunderstood art.

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:

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:

  • A local woman's walking journey through every street in the City of Rochester;
  • Donald Trump's relationship with Vladimir Putin;
  • Training law enforcement officers to effectively interact with people who have autism;
  • Harriet Tubman and the decision to put her on the twenty-dollar bill;
  • Talking politics without damaging relationships.

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 dynamics of sexual harassment in the workplace;
  • Atheist-phobia and why atheists struggle to get elected to public office;
  • Why plagiarism matters and how to identify it;
  • The value and ethics of long form journalism;
  • Eve's Cidery and organic farming.

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:

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 protests and the Black Lives Matter movement;
  • Law enforcement's response to the Rochester protests;
  • If abortion should be criminalized if it is made illegal;
  • If taxpayers should pay for a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills.

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:

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes discussions from our Summer Book Week. Listen to conversations about:

  • How terror attacks are covered in the media, and the impact on Muslim communities;
  • Providing higher education opportunities for prison inmates;
  • Local programs that help at-risk kids find summer jobs and graduate;
  • The new political documentary, Weiner;
  • If Rochester needs a new downtown performing arts center.

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