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Weekend Connections: Week Of June 6th

Jun 10, 2016

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:

  • Efforts to desegregate schools with civil rights icon Sylvia Mendez;
  • The Stanford rape case and inequalities in the justice system;
  • The effects of the California drought;
  • Proposals to build a casino in Downtown Rochester;
  • Don Alhart's 50 years in broadcasting and his memories of the late Bill Peterson.

Evan Dawson talks about what matters to you on Connections, every weekday from noon-2 p.m. You can listen to the program on WXXI-AM 1370 and WRUR-FM 88.5 in Rochester, WEOS 89.5 FM in Geneva, and online. Be part of the program with questions or comments by phone at 1-844-295-TALK (8255), emailFacebook, or Twitter