508 #164: Vote

posted by Mike on August 12th, 2011

508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk with David Lebouef and Kola Akindele about the Initiative for Engaged Citizenship. Also: traffic cameras and prostitution.


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  1. On August 12, 2011 at 16:09 MikeB said:

    I’m not sure how the two people from the “Initiative for engaged citizenship” can claim that their program is non-partisan. If you look on their website they say they are affiliated and sponsored by the “Third Sector New England” which basically promotes socialism. I know on this show you tend to have guests (and links) that promote socialist ideas, but you shouldn’t have guests that try to hide that or come across as non-partisan.

  2. On August 12, 2011 at 16:13 Mike said:

    I know nothing about Third Sector New England. A little web research does show that they’ve been the fiscal sponsor for dozens of groups. I don’t see any political parties among the ones I found.

  3. On August 14, 2011 at 11:55 Tracy said:

    While it was time-consuming, I liked the long-answer form of the questionnaire. I think there’s too much push to make everything a yes/no, up/down answer already in elections. Most things don’t actually work that way.

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