Connections with Evan Dawson: Featured Audio
By WXXI Public Broadcasting Council
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Evan Dawson talks about what matters in Rochester, NY and the Finger Lakes on Connections, Every weekday.
||Connections: Should We Raise The Age?||Time to raise the age? We'll discuss all sides in the debate over whether New York should continue to prosecute 16 and 17-year olds as adults. Governor...||7/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Learn How and Why Law Enforcement Makes Decisions||We look at the difficult decisions that law enforcement must make in complex cases, from the recent prison escape to dealing with homegrown terrorism...||7/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: The Science and Dangers of Heroin||Continuing the discussion around heroin as part of our Heroin at Home series, we learn about the science and the dangers of heroin, and what we can do...||7/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Roots of the Modern Heroin Epidemic||As part of our month-long series Heroin at Home, Michelle Faust joins Evan Dawson to talk about the beginnings of the recent heroin epidemic that is...||7/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Arts Friday - The Summer Festivals||It's summer festival season in Rochester, and we focus on a few festival with a arts twist. In this edition of Connections, we focus on the Corn Hill...||7/3/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Is It Ok To Alter Events In a Memoir?||Readers of Eat, Pray, Love are asking questions after author Elizabeth Gilbert admitted to being a ‘seduction addict’ in a column she penned for the New...||7/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Women's Equality Is Not Here Yet||Some may say we don’t need feminism, because equality is here, but recent events say otherwise. Take for example that – finally – a woman will grace the...||7/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Assembly Majority Leader Joe Morelle||The recent legislative session has closed in Albany and we bring in Assembly Majority Leader Joe Morelle (D) to reflect on the session.||7/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Is It Ok to Manipulate a Photograph?||When is it okay for a photojournalist to manipulate a photograph, and how? A new exhibit shows dozens of famous photographs that were altered before...||7/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: What is an All-America City?||Have you ever found yourself driving to Buffalo, and you see the sign that says, "Welcome to Buffalo, an All America City?" And perhaps you've wondered,...||6/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Other Gay Rights Issues||Gay rights advocates are already turning their attention to other legislative battles in the wake of the massive Supreme Court ruling on Friday. Tuesday...||6/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Lessons of Nonviolence||Two Rochester residents recently returned after sixteen days of study in South Africa. Both are employed as interns at the M.K. Gandhi Institute for...||6/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: No Changes to the NY SAFE Act||The New York State legislature decided to do nothing to change the SAFE Act in this recent legislative session. Gun rights advocates feel betrayed....||6/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Innovation Friday - Solving World Problems Locally||Attempts to solve problems around the world are happening right here in Rochester. Examples include a new app that could help in how we respond to...||6/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: SCOTUS Ruling on Same Sex Marriage||The Supreme Court ruled Friday morning that same-sex marriages are legal in all 50 states. We gathered reaction from those on both sides of the ruling...||6/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
It'll make you smarter
Evan has a wonderful way of moderating and adding to the discussions on his show. He is always prepared and respectful. It's a must-listen for any citizen of the Finger Lakes region.
Permanent Deacon in RC Church
I speak as someone whom Evan interviewed—he was a an excellent host: informed, thoughtful, clear in forming questions, imaginative. I was honored to be invited to be on the show with him.