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Listen Up! (Saturdays at 1pm)
This program presents interviews and public events, as well as opinion pieces by WBFY listeners. Opinions expressed are those of the speaker(s), not necessarily of Belfast Community Radio, or the City of Belfast.

==========[ Public Talks ]==========
James Marcus, Editor of Harper’s Magazine
Emerson and Secularism
Samantha Paradis, Mayor of Belfast
— Ecological Activism: Part One, Part Two
Ellen Sander, Poet and Journalist
Trips: Rock Life in the Sixties
Dr. Robert Steneck, University of Maine, School of Marine Sciences
— Ecological History of Penobscot Bay: Part One, Part Two

==========[ Interviews ]==========
Nan Borton — A Life Serving Refugees
Alan Clemence — War Tax Resistance
Tim Collins — Toxic Masculinity: Bullying, Sexual Assault, Bystander Intervention
Stephanie Doire – Teaching in New York City
Paul Finden – Mushroom Hunting
Liz Fitzsimmons — The Rail Trail
Fran – Privacy and the Police
Charlotte Herbold — I Like Being Old
Mike Hurley and Eric Sanders — The Salmon Farm
Mary Kaldenbaugh – Physical Therapy
Mike McKee – Changing Education
Jim Merkel – Saving Walden’s World
Joanne Moesswilde – The Salmon Farm
Don Raney – Magazine Publishing
Sadie – A Kid Talks About Reading
Wendy Watson and Hank Reisner – The Salmon Farm
James Williams – Water Protectors: Part One, Part Two
Jane Willis – Parents and Teachers

==========[ Editorial/Opinion ]==========
Vic Tredwell – Tools Shape Their Users: Guns ARE The Problem

==========[ Special Items ]==========
Interviewing Using A Smart Phone (by Tom)
Radio Time Machine (by Vic)
==========[ About This Show ]==========
The show is produced by Tom Gilligan and Vic Tredwell. It began in August 2017, replacing Susie Dexter’s program “A Transition Radio Hour” in the Saturday 1pm slot. During the fall and winter of 2017 it had other names in passing: “Talks With Tom” and “Vox Populi”.