WCRS Podcast - fightback

The Other Side of the News June 16, 2017 - Black Liberation

Bob interviews Torin Jacobs of Columbus CPR, India Jackson a local Black Liberation organizer and Michaela Mason, organizer of Melanincoly, a cultural festival.

29:28 minutes (27.23 MB)

Talking about local black organizing, music and police activity in Columbus

The Other Side of the News June 2, 2017 - Keep Wayne Wild

The Wayne National Forest may be subject to fracking if the people of Ohio don't stop it.

19:29 minutes (22.24 MB)

Bob Fitrakis interviews Becca Pollard, co-founder of Keep Wayne Wild

The Other Side of the News May 19, 2017 - Interview with City Council Candidates Will Petrik and Jasmine Ayres

Bob interviews two independent candidates for Columbus City Council who just made it through the primary - Will Petrik and Jasmine Ayres

28:53 minutes (34.38 MB)

Bob interviews two independent candidates for Columbus City Council who just made it through the primary - Will Petrik and Jasmine Ayres

The Other Side of the News May 5, 2017 = Discussing the May issue of the Free Press

Bob Fitrakis, Editor and Michael Alwood, Managing Editor, discuss the proposed 35-story building at the North Market, the Ohio Charter Schools funding scandal and the fact that Columbus is now number one in police killing black people.

28:46 minutes (32.44 MB)

Discussing article in the Free Press

The Other Side of the News April 14, 2017 - Eco-poetry with Susann Moeller

Bob interviews Susann Moeller, local poet, who compiled the book Open Earth II, eco-poetry

28:52 minutes (32.8 MB)

The Other Side of the News April 7, 2017 - Interview wit Jordan Flaherty and Victoria Parks

Bob interviews author Jordan Flaherty on his book No More Heroes and Victoria Parks, Program Director of WGRN community radio

29:39 minutes (34.56 MB)

The Other Side of the News March 30, 2017 - Move to Amend Ohio conference

Bob Fitrakis interviews Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, Director of Move to Amend national. She explains how corporations became so powerful and the movement to stop them. They promote the April 1 Move to Amend conference in Columbus.

29:27 minutes (30.87 MB)

The Other Side of the News March 19, 2017 - The Return to Human Rights Tour Columbus

Bob Fitrakis interviews Julia de la Cruz, former Immokalee Florida farmworker and current activist and her translator Priscilla Velez about the week of events in Columbus - the culmination of a human rights tour by the Immokalee workers and Alliance for Fair Food campaign. They are in Columbus March 29-26 to convince Wendy's to buy tomatoes from the Florida farms and pay one penny more per pound to ensure human rights for the workers.

28:33 minutes (32.32 MB)

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Bob Fitrakis and Rudy Gerdeman - The Other Side of the News - January 15th 2017


28:47 minutes (38.5 MB)

The Other Side of the News December 18, 2016 - Trump presidency and recount

Bob and Michael discuss what Trump might do as president and how elections are stolen.

28:49 minutes (26.38 MB)

Bob and Michael Alwood discuss the Trump presidency and the recount

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