Initiative: Be the Media

North Troy Environmental Justice Film Festival


Just in time to honor the true spirit of Earth Day, the North Troy Environmental Justice Film Festival presents a slate of grassroots media projects with the lofty goal of changing the world. From April 21 through May 5, a series of online screenings, presentations and workshops will highlight the struggles of “ordinary” people from …

Arica: a Toxic Waste Scandal with “Our Soil” panel


Apr. 25
Arica: a Toxic Waste Scandal with “Our Soil” panel

Black History: Capital Region Youth Rise Up!


Feb. 27
Black History: Capital Region Youth Rise Up!
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Clearing the Air in Coeymans: Community Forum on Clean Air vs. Tire Burning


Feb. 09
Clearing the Air in Coeymans: Community Forum on Clean Air vs. Tire Burning

MLK Holiday Labor and Community Celebration: Rise Up! The Struggle Continues…



Jan. 18
MLK Holiday Labor and Community Celebration: Rise Up! The Struggle Continues…

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Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”


01/17/2021 – 05/01/2021
Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”

Be The Media! with Messiah Rhodes: Passion to Tell Your Story


Nov. 20
Be The Media! with Messiah Rhodes: Passion to Tell Your Story

‘Time for Reckoning’ on WMHT examines post-protest response


Airing Monday, special features activists’ demands, officials’ answers


Oct. 25, 2020Updated: Oct. 25, 2020 2:57 p.m.

 

Activist Jamaica Miles — shown at a July protest in Schenectady — is one of the panelists featured in “The Time for Reckoning” airing at 9 p.m. Monday on WMHT. (Lori Van Buren/Times Union)Lori …

NYS Assembly District 107 Candidate Forum


Sep. 30
NYS Assembly District 107 Candidate Forum

Troy kids research Hudson River water quality


 

WNYT Staff
Created: August 21, 2020 08:27 PM

Young people from Troy are taking on the water quality in the Hudson River.

A new collaboration between Riverkeeper and the Sanctuary for Independent Media is giving Troy kids a chance to learn more about the Hudson. …

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For Black Lives


Black Lives Matter.

Listen here for local coverage of the Movement for Black Lives. This playlist includes all of the speeches from Troy’s Rally for Black Lives on Sunday, June 7, as well as more recent words from those fighting for justice:

MediaSanctuary · Rally For Black …

Stephanie Gilmore Former Diamond Hill Nurse


Correspondent Melissa Bromley spoke with Stephanie Gilmore, a former nurse at Diamond Hill Nursing …

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Dr. Frank Coughlin On How To Protest Safely


Is it safe to rally with hundreds of other people during this pandemic? What’s …

Health Autonomy Clinic Live Interview


Dr. Ariela Zamcheck is a facilitator for the Health Autonomy Clinic, a workshop series …

Jamel Mosely

Jamel Mosely on the reality of being a freelancer right now


Jamel Mosely is a co-founder of Root3d, Collectiveffort, and Mel eMedia. He’s also a …

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E.R. Doctor Frank Coughlin on COVID-19


Dr. Francis Coughlin is an E.R. doctor working in Troy as well as Western …