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The Roundtable
2:42 am
Mon September 8, 2008

Douglas A. Blackmon

Albany, NY – Blackmon speaks with Joe and David about his book, "Slavery by Another Name : The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II."

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Media Project
12:11 am
Mon September 8, 2008

The Media Project #901

Albany, NY – (AIRS 9/07/08 & 9/08/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss a letter about how the press vets rumors, coverage of Hurricane Gustav, your letters and much more.

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WAMC New York News
11:59 am
Fri September 5, 2008

"Million Father March" in Albany

The 2008 Million Father March is managed nationwide by the Black Star Project, U.S.A. in partnership with the National PTA and the National Fatherhood Initiative.

Albany, NY – An Albany School is participating in the national "2008 Million Father March" by encouraging dads to come to school with their kids on Monday.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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Election 2008
10:47 am
Fri September 5, 2008

NY-22: Incumbent Hinchey Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

Albany, NY – Nine-term congressional veteran Maurice Hinchey kicked off his re-election campaign in the New York 22nd Congressional District on Thursday.

Hinchey is an outspoken critic of the Bush administration. He sits on the Joint Economic Committee, the House Appropriations Committee, and the House Natural Resources Committee.

Hinchey is running against Republican George Phillips.

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10:08 am
Fri September 5, 2008

Word For The Wise #3585

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3585--09/05/08: Kathleen Taylor takes 'em down a peg

WAMC News
9:50 am
Fri September 5, 2008

As Forclosures Climb Activists Mobilize

Springfield MA – Springfield Massachusetts has seen a nearly 30 percent jump in mortgage foreclosures this year, according to a real estate data publisher. A national organization that advocates for the poor is organizing in Springfield to try to help people at risk of losing their homes...WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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WAMC New York News
8:13 am
Fri September 5, 2008

AFL-CIO endorses most NY Legislature incumbents

NY – The powerful AFL-CIO labor organization is
endorsing a slate of New York Assembly and Senate candidates, most of them incumbents in the majority parties. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
8:11 am
Fri September 5, 2008

Funeral services for political veteran

NY – Funeral services are scheduled for Monday for a long-term political veteran from the capital district. WAMC's Brian Shields reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:08 am
Fri September 5, 2008

agriculture officials plan to try a new method against insects

MA – Federal agriculture officials plan to try a method never used before in the U.S. to rid one Massachusetts city of a tree killing insect. Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
8:02 am
Fri September 5, 2008

Fund raiser claims its getting a lot of interest

NY – A unique fund raiser claims its getting a lot of interest. Susan Barnett reports.

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