Ballots are being cast in the NYC mayoral race this week, but election results will most likely be unavailable until July. MJ Knefel discusses some of the frontrunners in the race, notable moments, and the use of a ranked choice ballot for the first time in the city’s history.
Past Is PresentBTRtv Revisited
The BTRtv team has had the good fortune to capture impressive performances with plenty of artists over the years. Here's a look back at a few of those that we still think back on often...
John Knefel refutes the current claims that there is a shortage of workers in the United States and offers the reality that there are fewer workers who are willing to work in poor conditions for inadequate pay.
Data on how the stimulus helped people out of poverty, Mare of Easttown can't brake out of the carceral framework of police procedurals, and listener mail.
Photo courtesy of The White House via Wikimedia Commons
During her freshman year at university, Natasha was aimless. Her major in Economics and Politics didn’t excite her and she wanted to work in a more creative field, so she joined the student newspaper and wrote an article that earned her an award. She shares how that success gave her the confidence to pursue a career in journalism.
1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters.
Music featured in the episode: "Only You" by Anemone
Milly is the project of Brendan Dyer, Spencer Light, Yarden Erez, and Zach Capitti Fenton. Here, the mainly Los Angeles-based band delivers a strong performance recorded live at Brooklyn venue Baby’s All Right, recorded upon the release of their EP earlier this Spring.
Birthdays, Father's Day's, it has me reflecting on life and how gratitude is so necessary. Time moves quick, spend it with family, friends and with good music to get you through. Another year, another reggae show! Let's do it!