Trans Teens and Their Stories

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Tonight on Blunt hosts Gaby and Sophie will speak with several trans teens from New England about their lives.

Join them as they speak with high schoolers AJ Yarn (creator of Faces For Equality), Riley Cyr, Calvin Lyster, and Aly Rockwood (creator of Mid Coast Queer Collective) about their experiences in trans communities in the state.

7:30-8:30pm 90.9, 104.1, or listen live from anywhere at wmpg.org

 

Plastic Bags and Recycling

This Monday at Blunt Youth Radio, Savannah Plummer and Matt Osman talk to Sarah Lakeman, Sustainable Maine Project Director, and Will Everitt, Development Director from the Friends of Casco Bay about plastic bags and recycling. To find out more about what Sarah Lakemand does, check out her out here. To find out more about what Will Everitt does, check him out here.

Nepal Earthquake & Street Harassment

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Tonight’s two topics are unrelated but both pressing and important.

Join us tonight 7:30-8:30pm EST as hosts Violet and Savahna take these issues on.

During the first half we will discuss the Nepal earthquake with USM student Bikram Strestha, and photographer Doug Bruns who will give us a firsthand account of the quake. (click on the hyperlink on Doug’s name for breathtaking photos of the earthquake aftermath)

Bikram Strestha and another Nepali student started a fundraiser to help Nepal, please visit https://www.crowdrise.com/usmprayersfornepal/fundraiser/kimberlysinclair   to find out how you can help Nepal.

For our second half we will be joined by phone by Maliyka Muhammed, a public health expert from NYC, to discuss street harassment and surrounding issues.

(photo from Doug Bruns, @themainesituation via instagram)