This weekend, social justice activists from around the world will gather at Hampshire College for the 30th annual Civil Liberties and Public Policy Reproductive Justice Conference. We talk to organizers Lani Blechman and Leticia Contreras about what to expect, and what it takes to do this important work.
There’s so much show, and so little time (and room!) to fit it all in!
First we get an update from Bill Scher about what’s happening in Wisconsin.
Then we get a visit from Bob Cilman, Diane Porcella, Ed Sullivan, and Ed’s alter ego Tom Mahnken to talk about the last of the Four Sundays in February, the 20th anniversary of The Really Big Show happening this Sunday.
Alex Morse is a 22 year old out and proud native son of Holyoke who is looking to become that city’s next mayor. He chats with fellow native Holyoke boy Bill about his candidacy and his hopes for his hometown.
Bill and Jaz also discuss the stupid that seems to prevail in South Dakota, and Bill Scher discusses the stupid that seems to prevail in certain parts of Washington DC.