Campbell Conversations

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Sinopsis

Every week Grant Reeher, Director of the Campbell Public Affairs Institute at Syracuse University, leads a conversation with a notable guest. Guests include people from central New York -- writers, politicians, activists, public officials, and business professionals whose work affects the public life of the community -- as well as nationally-prominent figures visiting the region to talk about their work.

Episodios

  • Sam Jackson on the Campbell Conversations

    10/07/2021 Duración: 27min

    Far-right movements have been more visible in recent years, and on this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Sam Jackson who has studied these movements. Jackson is an assistant professor in the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity at the University at Albany. He recently published the book, "Oath Keepers: Patriotism and the Edge of Violence in a Right-Wing Antigovernment Group".

  • Stewart Weaver and Maurice Isserman on the Campbell Conversations

    03/07/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Maurice Isserman and Stewart Weaver, the authors of, "Fallen Giants: A History of Himalayan Mountaineering from the Age of Empire to the Age of Extremes." Isserman is the Rogers Professor of American History at Hamilton College, Weaver is a Profesor of European History at the University of Rochester.

  • Sen. Rachel May and Assem. Will Barclay on the Campbell Conversations

    26/06/2021 Duración: 27min

    It was a strange year for the New York State Legislature, to say the least. Business being conducted remotely due to the pandemic, a huge budget deficit, followed by a surplus, a record budget, and a governor facing multiple investigations. This week, Grant Reeher looks back at the legislative session with State Sen. Rachel May (D-Syracuse), and State Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay (R-Pulaski).

  • Thomas Babilon and Janet Burman on the Campbell Conversations

    12/06/2021 Duración: 27min

    The Republican primary for Mayor of the City Syracuse is June 22nd. On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with candidates Thomas Babilon and Janet Burman about their visions and goals for the future of the city.

  • Khalid Bey and Michael Greene on the Campbell Conversations

    29/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    The Democratic primary for Mayor of the City of Syracuse is June 22, with early voting starting June 12. On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with the two candidates running in the primary. Khalid Bey is currently a Syracuse Common Councilor At Large – President Pro-Tem, and Michael Greene who is also a Syracuse Common Councilor At-Large.

  • Sharon Owens and Stephanie Pasquale on the Campbell Conversations

    22/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    Two distinct and intertwined issues facing the city of Syracuse are the tearing down of section I-81 that runs through the city and what replaces it, and the rebuilding and redevelopment of the highways' on-the-ground footprint. Grant Reeher speaks with two city leaders who hold top positions in Blueprint 15, a non-profit formed in partnership with the city which is taking the lead on the second of those issues. Sharon Owens is the Deputy Mayor of Syracuse and Blueprint 15's Board President and Stephanie Pasquale is Blueprint 15's interim CEO and a Director of Neighborhood Advancement at the Allyn Family Foundation. For more information on public meetings regarding the redevolpment of the East Adams area of Syracuse, visit: EastAdams

  • Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh on the Campbell Conversations

    15/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh. They discuss the current state of vaccination progress in the area, the status of the Skyline Apartments and issues surrounding the tearing down and redevelopment of I-81.

  • Lanessa Chaplin on the Campbell Conversations

    08/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    In this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, we continue our series on the tearing down and redevelopment of I-81 with our guest Lanessa Chaplin. She's an attorney and and assistant director at the New York Civil Liberties Union. Chaplin has been one of the local leaders who have raised concerns about what might replace the I-81 area.

  • Larry Vale on the Campbell Conversations

    01/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, we bring you another conversation as part of an intermittent series on the tearing down of I-81 in Syracuse and the rebuilding and redevelopment of its on-the-ground footprint. Grant Reeher speaks with Larry Vale, Ford Professor of Urban Design and Planning at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He's also the author of, "Purging the Poorest: Public Housing and the Design Politics of Twice-Cleared Communities".

  • Ruth Ben-Ghiat on the Campbell Conversations

    24/04/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reheer speaks with Ruth Ben-Ghiat, a Professor of History and Italian Studies at New York University. She's the author of the new book, "Strongmen: Mussolini to the Present".

  • Rachel May and Will Barclay on the Campbell Conversations

    17/04/2021 Duración: 27min

    With the New York State budget completed, Grant Reeher speaks with Democratic State Senator Rachel May and Republican Assemblyman Will Barclay to evaluate the $212 billion dollar budget.

  • Jaleel Campbell and Elizabeth Dunbar on the Campbell Conversations

    10/04/2021 Duración: 27min

    Despite COVID-19, maybe even bacause of it, interesting things are happening at the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with the museum's executive director and CEO, Elizabeth Dunbar, and Syracuse artist Jaleel Campbell, who has a solo exhibition at the museum titled "Homecoming."

  • Ryan McMahon and Dr. David Page on the Campbell Conversations

    03/04/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher talks about the Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Onondaga County with Ryan McMahon, Onondaga County Executive, and Dr. David Page, whose medical practice focuses on geriatric care. Page is the current President of the Onondaga County Medical Society, and serves as board chairman of the Health Advisory Committee for the Onondaga County Health Commissioner.

  • Lizabeth Cohen on the Campbell Conversations

    27/03/2021 Duración: 27min

    The tearing down of I-81 and the rebuilding and redevelopment of its on-the-ground footprint has been called a "once in a generation opportunity" for the city of Syracuse; it also carries risk. On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Lizabeth Cohen, the Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies at Harvard University and the author of, "Saving America's Cities: Ed Logue and the Struggle to Renew Urban America in the Suburban Age."

  • Marta Tellado on the Campbell Conversations

    20/03/2021 Duración: 27min

    Consumers of products, services and information seem to be under more threats than ever before. Many of the sources of protection from government, the media and independent organizations have been weakened. Grant Reeher speaks with Marta Tellado, who is on the front lines of the struggle to protect and empower consumers with her position as the President and CEO of Consumer Reports.

  • Novelist Nguyen Phan Que Mai on the Campbell Conversations

    06/03/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Vietnamese poet, novelist and journalist Nguyen Phan Que Mai. Her new novel, "The Mountains Sing" is an epic and harrowing multi-generational story of a family in Vietnam going both backwards and forwards in time from its centerpoint in 1972.

  • Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh on the Campbell Conversations

    20/02/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Ben Walsh. He's just begun his fourth year as Mayor of the city of Syracuse, and recently gave his State of the City address. Grant talks to Walsh about many of the topics that were in Walsh's wide-ranging address.

  • Anthony Brindisi on the Campbell Conversations

    13/02/2021 Duración: 28min

    On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Anthony Brindisi, the former Democratic Congressman who just conceded his race for reelection in the 22nd District against Republican challenger Claudia Tenney. The 22nd District includes Chenango, Cortland, Madison and Oneida counties and parts of Broome, Herkimer, Tioga and Oswego counties. Full interview transcript Grant Reeher (GR): Let's just start with the vote counting process from your election. And I think it would take us probably seven programs to work our way through that in detail. So let me try this. Let me offer a brief summary of my understanding. And if I've got something important wrong, you correct me and then I'll ask a few questions about it. So here's my summary. In short, it was a complete mess, multiple screw ups in different counties, you had lost and found absentee ballots, provisional ballots, early ballots, contested ballots, and seemingly almost beyond comprehension, you had some

  • Charles Fluharty on the Campbell Conversations

    06/02/2021 Duración: 27min

    Many prominent voices both inside and outside of government are calling on President Biden to focus more attention on rural issues, and even appoint a rural czar to coordinate the effort. On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Charles Fluharty, founder and President Emeritus of the Rural Policy Research Institute at the University of Iowa's College of Public Health. It's the only US national policy institute solely dedicated to assessing the rural impacts of public policies.

  • Steven Greenhouse on the Campbell Conversations

    30/01/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Steven Greenhouse. He covered labor and workplace issues for the New York Times for 19 years, and has recently written a book about the ups and downs of labor in America titled, "Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present, and Future of American Labor". He's also the author of, "The Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker".