Blunt member Graceson Cyr recently attended the city of Portland’s first local action summit on addressing President Obama’s “my Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge”. Here’s what he took away from the event.
Join us tonight on Blunt with hosts Izzy terracciano and Matice Maino as they discuss activism and taking action!
Tonight from 7:30-8:30pm listen at 90.9, 104.1 or through the listen live link at wmpg.org Join hosts Moses and Gaby as they discuss local and global economics issues from income inequality, the wealth gap, minimum wage, global economic policy, to feminist economics. Guests include: Orlando Delogu, a professor of law at the University of … Continue reading
Tonight on Blunt Youth Radio, join hosts Gabby F. and Izzy T. as they discuss activism events local and nationwide. This evening on WMPG from 7:30-8:30 PM, we will investigate some causes Mainers are fighting for everyday, as well as some of the minds behind activism across the country. Join us as we shed light on USM budget cuts here … Continue reading
What sets the teenage mind apart from that of an adult? Why do teens seem to make decisions differently, and what does this mean for you? Blunt hosts Moses Small and Rosemary Santoro are joined by Scott Shibles, Director of Student Life and Wellness teacher at Casco Bay High School, Joyce Nadeu, a Social Worker … Continue reading
Blunt Youth Radio’s hosts Milena Germon, Matt Osman, and Violet Sulka/Hewes investigate the topic of “Urban Exploring,” the exploration of lost and seldom-visited places. The show includes a feature produced by Leo Hilton and conversations with guests Ryan Prescott, from Abandonment Maine (www.abandonmentofmaine.com), David Fiske, author of Forgotten on the Kennebec: Abandoned Places and … Continue reading
The internet is a resource that almost all of us rely upon in our daily lives for work, school, and entertainment. Should corporations, the government, or other people be allowed to know everything that you do on the internet? Should ISPs be allowed to choose what information you can see and a what speed? Join … Continue reading
Join hosts Lucy and Gaby as they discuss the local and national public’s trust of the police. Our guests for the night include: Grainne Dunne, the justice coordinator for the ACLU of Maine Bethany Sack, the leader of a group of Portland citizens working to find alternatives to police and Pious Ali, a Portland … Continue reading
Ready to be spooked?! Join hosts Sophie and Aidan as they kick off spooky season by talking with guests from Finalrune Productions and the Maine Historical Society about Portland’s Halloween scene and all things spooky! Tonight! 10/27/14 from 7:30-8:30pm listen at 90.9, 104.1, or wmpg.org Strap on your devil horns and grab your pumpkin carving supplies, … Continue reading
Portland has a thriving and diverse local music scene, with performance arts ranging from traditional Irish contradance to alternative, electric, and a combination of everything in between. Blunt’s guests will be SPACE music programmer Peter McLaughlin, and Leverett band members Penn Chann and Jesse Gertz. Join Moses Small and Lilly Calvert as they explore … Continue reading