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Entries from June 2012

LeftMN Radio Hour 6-24-12

June 24th, 2012 · Comments

In this weeks episode of the big show we talk with Jeff Wilfahrt who is running for house seat 57B. He tells us about his journey from proud father to political candidate and why the anti-marriage amendment is a personal issue for him, and all of us for that matter.

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LeftMN Radio Hour 6-17-12

June 17th, 2012 · Comments

This week we talk with Conservation Minnesota Executive Director Paul Austin about the Mining Truth Campaign. And then we get hyper local and spend some time on the St. Anthony Islamic Center and the controversy surrounding it's hearing before the city council.

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LeftMN Radio Hour 6-10-12

June 10th, 2012 · Comments

We are moving our podcast, Not Almanac, to a new format with a new name.

The new show is called the LeftMN Radio Hour, and it will be broadcast on AM950, the “Progressive Voice of Minnesota,” on Sunday afternoons at 2 o’clock. You’ll be able to stream the show at the station’s website, linked above, too. And of course if you're reading this you're on our podbean site and so know that you can access the show in this format as well. Congratulations to you!

This week Carolyn Jackson, the legislative coordinator for the Minnesota branch of the American Civil Liberties Union, and Mike Dean, the executive director of Common Cause Minnesota, about the proposed photo voter ID amendment in Minnesota and the recent petition brought in the Minnesota Supreme Court to toss the question off the ballot.

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Not Almanac 6-3-12

June 3rd, 2012 · Comments

This week we are recording the episode live from the DFL convention in Rochester, MN. Discussed are more legislative retirements, Mark Ritchie’s bitch slap, and the previously mentioned DFL state convention.

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