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Weekend Connections: Weeks of November 11 and 18

Nov 22, 2019

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:

  • Issues related to poverty and addiction in Monroe County, with Monroe County Executive-elect, Adam Bello;
  • The origins of hate, with a former white supremacist;
  • Challenges faced by refugees who have served the U.S. military in Iraq and Afghanistan;
  • The value of yoga classes for people of color, taught by people of color.

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.