Series 3. Ep. 10: Chris Sagers

Series: 3. Filling the Gaps Episode: 10. Professor Chris Sagers Podcast #: 56 Release Date: June 21, 2021 Summary: This week the podcast continues the theme of Series 3, Gap Filling. Casey and Ashley welcome Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Professor Christopher Sagers. Our discussion examines the topic of anti-trust law and looks at the complications of enforcing anti-trust policy in our political, social, and economic systems. Links: United States v. Apple: Competition in America – Chris Sagers – www.amazon.com/United-States-v-A…y&sr=8-1-fkmrnull Christopher L.…

Series 4. Ep. 5. Ohio State Representative Juanita Brent

Series: 4. Serving the Public Interest Episode: 5. State Representative Juanita Brent Podcast #: 55 Release Date: June 14, 2021 Summary: This week the podcast continues the series, Serving the Public Interest. Casey and Ashley welcome Ohio House of Representative Juanita Brent. The discussion examines the duties of a State Representative and explores some of the policy issues important to Representative Brent, including voting and police reform. Links: Ohio House of Representatives – ohiohouse.gov/ Ohio Senate – www.ohiosenate.gov/ Ohio Governor’s Office –…

Series 1. Episode 2: Phyllis Harris

Series: 1. Governing During Pandemic Episode: 1. Phyllis Seven Harris Podcast #: 3 Release Date: June 8, 2020 Summary: In this episode, Ashley and Casey speak with Phyllis “Seven” Harris – the Director of the LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland – who shares with us the ways in which the Center has risen to the challenge of providing safe spaces and a supportive and affirmative community during the pandemic. Additional information about the center can be found here: lgbtcleveland.org UPDATES:…

Series 2. Episode 21: Dana Lawless-Andric

Series: 2. Power of Political and Civic Engagement Episode: 21. Dr. Dana Lawless-Andric Podcast #:53 Release Date: May 24, 2021 Summary/ Notes: This week we continue our series, the Power of Political and Civic Engagement. In this episode, Ashley and Casey welcome Associate Vice President for University Outreach and Engagement at Kent State University, Dr. Dana Lawless-Andric. We discuss how to strengthen our democracy through education by breaking down systemic barriers and increasing access to education. Links: Kent State University Outreach…

Series 1. Episode 1. Katie Carver Reed

Series: 1. Governing During Pandemic Episode: 1. Katie Carver Reed Podcast #: 2 Release Date: June 8, 2020 Summary: In this episode, Ashley and Casey speak with Katie Carver Reed – the Director of Network Partners and Programs with Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank – who shares with us the ways in which the foodbank has risen to the challenge of providing food to an increasing number of people and families during the pandemic. Additional information about the foodbank can be found…

So it began…Episode 0: The Introduction

Over the summer, we will be copying show notes from each episode over to our website. May as well go in order of release, right? So, with that, we are releasing the show notes (previously only posted on SoundCloud) for Series 1-Episode 0! Series: 1. Governing During Pandemic Episode: 0. The Introduction Release Date: May 30, 2020 Summary: From local elected officials to community organizers—find out how public officials and community activists are responding to COVID-19 on the Growing Democracy…