Monthly Archives: January, 2021


S5-22: Words and Music, Part 3

Published - January 30, 2021

“When you see me passing, It ought to make you proud.” ― Maya Angelou, “Phenomenal Woman” It’s a rather different program this week.  Once again we’re pairing women’s poetry with women’s music, and letting each work stand on its own.   Words and Music, Part 3 Margaret Bonds:  Troubled Water Helen Walker-Hill, piano “Kaleidoscope: Music by African-American Women” Leonarda 339 Jennifer Margaret Barker:  Na Tri Peathraichean Laurie Baefsky, flute; Jennifer Margaret Barker, piano “Geenyoch” Meyer Media 1001 Alla Elana Cohen:  Brachot (Blessings) for String Quartet Marissa Licota & Melissa Bull, violins; Alexander Vavilov, viola; Sebastian Baverstam, cello “Red Lilies of Bells; Golden

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Digital privacy advocate urges lawmakers reject measure in Cuomo’s budget

Published - January 27, 2021

Language in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget that is touted as a way to give New Yorkers “control over their personal data and provide new privacy protections” is not all it’s cracked up to be, according to a digital privacy advocate. New York Civil Liberties Union policy counsel Allie Bohm told The Capitol Pressroom that New Yorkers would be better off if the measure from the governor, which she described as an “industry bill,” was rejected by state lawmakers.

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Game on: State allows high schools to pursue “high-risk” sports

Published - January 27, 2021

Jan. 27, 2021 – New York State is giving the thumbs up for high school students to play in sports deemed “high-risk” starting next month. Dr. Robert Zayas, Executive Director of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, weighed in on the decision.

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