Bill may like to joke about how his personal trainer likes to put the hurt on him every week, but the truth is, Lynne Marie Wanamaker is doing what she can to lessen the amount of pain in the world. The suicides of several teenagers over the past year has raised the topic of bullying everywhere – from our local papers to the internet to our favorite TV shows. Lynne Marie and her friend Jenn Bealer discuss the effects of bullying and harassment, especially in regard to the LGBT community, and offer some tips on what you can do to help. They’re also offering a workshop.
We apologize for the delay. We ran into some technical difficulties, and we’re still sorting things out. But here, finally, is the latest episode, in which Northampton Mayor Clare Higgins makes her way to the media bunker for a chat about broken (and broke) government, and the announced departure of Northampton School Superintendent Isabelina Rodriguez.
Music in today’s podcast courtesy of No-Shadow Kick. Closing theme by Philip Price of Winterpills. And, of course, The Bill Dwight Show theme song was written and performed by the inimitable Lord Russ.