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#2138: Gov. Hochul Promotes New York’s Reproductive Rights | The Legislative Gazette

#2138: Gov. Hochul Promotes New York’s Reproductive Rights | The Legislative Gazette

On this week’s Gazette: In response to strict new abortion laws in Texas, Governor Hochul says she’ll make New York a safe legal haven for women’s reproductive health. Our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on a new Siena Poll that measures the...

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#1581: Subsidizing Local Media | The Media Project

#1581: Subsidizing Local Media | The Media Project

The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock, Former Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Rosemary Armao, Investigative Journalist and Adjunct Professor at the University at Albany, and Judy Patrick, former Editor of...

#1617: Ya Gotta Have Heart | The Best Of Our Knowledge

#1617: Ya Gotta Have Heart | The Best Of Our Knowledge

When Bill Schutt writes a book, it tends to get messy, at least his non-fiction books. His first was called “Dark Banquet” which dealt with vampire bats and other creatures who feed on blood. To follow that up he wrote “Cannibalism – A Perfectly Natural History,”...

#1678: Burnout In Healthcare Workers| 51%

#1678: Burnout In Healthcare Workers| 51%

On this week’s 51%, we discuss the growing burnout among healthcare workers during the coronavirus pandemic, and why some are leaving the profession. We also visit a new vacation spot for families and children battling serious illness, and speak with the new chief of...

Author Scott McVay | WAMC’s In Conversation With

Author Scott McVay | WAMC’s In Conversation With

This week we present an encore broadcast. WAMC's Alan Chartock speaks with Scott McVay, author of "Surprise Encounters With Artists and Scientists, Whales and Other Living Things." Photo courtesy of David Kelly Crow.