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    Swag Shop – Buy Classic WRFI Stuff!

    October 21, 2019

    Holy cow! You can now buy older WRFI swag at steep discounts! These items were made for previous years' fundraisers and we have just a few odds and ends left. Get 'em while they're hot! The post Swag Shop – Buy Classic WRFI Stuff! appeared first on WRFI Community Radio. ... more


    Event: Getting Here: Personal Stories Of Immigration, Migration, And Displacement – November 9, 3-5pm

    October 19, 2019

    Getting Here: Personal Stories Of Immigration, Migration, And Displacement Saturday, November 9 from 3-5pm at the Community Arts Partnership ArtSpace on the Ithaca Commons In this time of increasingly divisive rhetoric, policies, and politics around race, immigration, and national origin, personal stories are important. WRFI is hosting live storytelling event featuring 7 people telling their The p ... more


    Prelude to trial of anti-nuclear activists Kings Bay Plowshares 7, including Ithacan Clare Grady [AUDIO]

    October 18, 2019

    WRFI News Director Michayla Savitt speaks with two Ithaca community members reporting on the Plowshares activists’ trial in Georgia. Seven people, including long-time Ithaca resident Clare Grady, are facing charges for symbolically disarming U.S. trident nuclear weapons at King’s Bay. Garry Thomas and Chuck Geisler are now in Georgia, and will be providing updates to The post Prelude to trial of a ... more


    Healthcare Costs Comparison – Stonybrook vs Paris

    October 17, 2019

    At the WRFI Healthcare Desk, we note that one of several widely disputed issues is the true cost of healthcare delivery, both to the individual, and to the country as a whole. In this series, we report on actual healthcare situations that allow the listener to compare costs incurred in the U.S. with the costs The post Healthcare Costs Comparison – Stonybrook vs Paris appeared first on WRFI Communi ... more


    Upcoming NY Healthcare Hearing in Rochester

    October 14, 2019

    The Health Committees in both houses of the New York legislature are considering an act to establish a single-payer healthcare insurance system for every resident in New York state. The two committees are hosting a public hearing in Rochester on Thursday, Oct 10. WRFI’s Health Desk reporter, Fred Balfour, interviewed Dr. Susan Soboroff, a retired The post Upcoming NY Healthcare Hearing in Rocheste ... more