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Weekend Connections

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • What constitutes protected speech;
  • What to expect regarding environmental and climate issues under the Trump administration;
  • Access to donor breast milk;
  • If we should allow social media posts to live forever.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The challenges for young Latino students struggling to learn English;
  • The problems with not voting;
  • Recognizing hate;
  • If we should have a Universal Basic Income;
  • An updated version of the song, Baby, It’s Cold Outside.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • A local criminal justice professor's personal story about gun violence;
  • How the City of Rochester's red light camera program disproportionately impacts people in poorer neighborhoods;
  • What it's like to go to Standing Rock, North Dakota to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline;
  • The historical impact of Japanese internment and its ties to current events.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The future of Roe v Wade and Planned Parenthood under the Trump administration, and the stigma of abortion;
  • Implicit bias;
  • What life is like as a refugee;
  • Ethics in jewelry and how diamonds are sourced.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Former Rochester Mayor Bill Johnson's thoughts on the election of Donald Trump;
  • Why many members of the small business community support Donald Trump;
  • The Atlantic article, How Democrats Killed Their Populist Soul;
  • Songwriting and the death of Leonard Cohen.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • How members of underrepresented groups are fearful about their future after President-elect Trump's win;
  • The future of American journalism under the Trump administration;
  • The City of Rochester's draft Climate Action Plan;
  • The Finger Lakes Land Trust's conservation agenda, and recommendations for how to develop the region.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Why more young people do not seek careers in the traditional trades;
  • If Christians have a duty to God to vote for Donald Trump;
  • Wage growth in America;
  • Why people believe irrational things;
  • The greatest American TV shows of all time.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The debate over Bob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize in Literature;
  • Helping people who struggle with mental illness, with WNBA superstar Chamique Holdsclaw;
  • The Korowai people of Papuan Indonesia, who live without technology;
  • Why it's dangerous and wrong for Donald Trump to say the presidential election is rigged.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • A new play that explores what might happen if a conservative Republican leader changed his mind about God and guns;
  • Rape culture and the impact of Donald Trump's comments about women;
  • Hillary Clinton's views on Sanders supporters;
  • Jon Stewart's proposed "draft," which would make military or community service mandatory for all young people;
  • The Unified Sports program.

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