Community Action – It’s Time For A Change

20
By Casandra Harris-Lockwood, editor-in-chief In 2010 when then-Mayor Roefaro hired a consultant to research the impact of the loss of UCAI’s $10 million annual infusion of funding and programs, the biggest loss was determined to...

Community Foundation Turns Back on Poor

0
It will soon be two years ago that Alicia Fernandez Dicks, CEO of the Community Foundation, last sat in the office of For The Good, Inc. While she was there I explained the need for...

A Case Against Building the Hospital Downtown

1
Architect and Civic Leader Mike Bosak Makes "The Case Against Building the Hospital Downtown" Michael Bosak is a long-time resident and has been a lifelong advocate for the City of Utica. Bosak has worked in...

What Does Monsanto’s ‘Roundup’ Do To You?

3
By Pete Bianco Stephanie Seneff is a Senior Research Scientist at the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. In the last few years she has focused her attention on studying the way glyphosate, one...

Doula Digest: What Does A Doula Do?

0
By: Noami Starsiak When I started this column I gave a brief picture of what a doula is, today I want to broaden that picture to look at the two categories of doulas - birth...

Homeopathy is The Royal Family’s Answer to the Flu. Why Not You?

0
By: C Harris Lockwood It hasn’t been named as yet but, there is an epidemic underway. A flu epidemic and interestingly one hundred years ago there was another, more widespread that actually devastated the planet....

The Patriarchy and Misogyny

0
 Written By Cassandra Harris- Lockwood The Patriarchy and Misogyny 'Feminism' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year, and rightly so. Not that we coined the phrase in the 60’s but we certainly activated it and fought for...

America and New York State – For Hemp!

1
By Natalie M. Williams There has been much talk in New York State regarding Marihuana and Hemp Legalization. “Mary Jane”; also known as ‘the sister of man’ has traveled with humanity for millennia. As a...

Downtown Hospital Project to be Built Upon Lies

1
By Pete Bianco The tax-paying public was lied to by politicians who said a new hospital could only be built in downtown Utica. MVHS was also told the lie that they would not receive $300 million...

What is Social Justice? – A Freedom School Workshop

0
Wednesday, May 15, 7-9 p.m. at The Other Side (2011 Genesee Street, Utica) The workshop will be presented by philosopher, activist, scholar and anarchist Rick Werner, John Stewart Kennedy Professor of Philosophy Emeritus - Hamilton...