FOCUS

Producer

Description

Produced by Margaret Harrington and aimed at capturing people talking about their interests, issues and concerns.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2017-10-17
Format: 2017-10-17
Fracked Gas in Vermont - 06/03/2016
Dr. Terence Cuneo and Kari Cuneo of Williston talk about how the fracked gas pipeline in Vermont has negatively impacted their lives. Terence and Kari Cuneo of Williston, Vermont discuss the State of Vermont’s threat to seize their land by...
Rising Tide: Fracked Gas Pipeline in Vermont - 04/29/2016
Host Margaret Harrington discusses the Vermont fracked gas pipeline situation with special guest Alex Prolman from Rising Tide Vermont. For the second time in less than a month, on Monday, April 18th, opponents of Vermont Gas Systems’...
Vermont Gas Ratepayers Need An Advocate Part II with Bill McKibben, 350.org, Jane Palmer and Claire Broughton, Landowners and Vermont Gas Resisters and Alex Prolman of Rising Tide - 02/11/2016
Recorded on February 11th and Februrary 23, 206, Host Margaret Harrington talks with Bill McKibben of 350.org, Jane Palmer and Claire Broughton, Monkton landowners and Vermont Gas Resisters and Alex Prolman of Rising Tide about the Vermont Gas...
Vermont Gas Utility Ratepayers Need an Advocate - 12/18/2015
Hosted by Margaret Harrington.  AARP-Vermont State Director Greg Marchildon, Annette Smith, Vermonters for a Clean Environment, and Jane Palmer, Monkton Landowner, talk about how the Vermont Public Service Board (PSB) and Department of Public...
The Attempt to Centralize the Vermont Judiciary - 12/14/2015
Judge Ben Joseph talks about how Vermonters are not getting timely access to justice. Cuts in judicial services are causing court delays state wide and a backlog of child abuse cases.  Hosted by Margaret Harrington. 
What Women Priests Want: a discussion with Rev. Dr. Linda M. Maloney, a priest of the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont and Rev. Linda Spear RCWP, a Roman Catholic Woman Priest from Sutton, Quebec, Canada - 10/30/2015
Two women priests, Rev. Linda Spear, RCWP, and Rev. Dr. Linda Maloney talk with host Margaret Harrington about contemporary issues related to peace and justice, gender, history, theology, immigration, political and social issues.
Can We Have Law Without Judges? The Crisis of Not Enough Judges in Vermont - 07/29/2015
Judge Ben Joseph addresses issues impacting people in Vermont when there are no civil trial judges to hear cases, and justice is delayed, even denied. Hosted by Margaret Harrington.
Poet Greg Delanty, reads from his most recent poems in BOOK SEVENTEEN - 06/22/2015
Greg Delanty, Poet, Artist in Residence at St. Michael’s College, Burlington, reads from his most recent poems in BOOK SEVENTEEN to comment on this program: feedback [at] cctv [dot] org
Part II - Greg Delanty, Poet, Celebrates W.B. Yeats 150 Anniversary - 06/12/2015
Part II of Greg Delanty, Poet, Artist in Residence at St. Michael’s College, Burlington, Vermont sharing readings and celebration of W.B. Yeats 150th Anniversary. Hosted by Margaret Harrington. to comment on this program: feedback [at]...
Greg Delanty, Poet, Celebrates W.B. Yeats 150 Anniversary - 06/03/2015
Greg Delanty, Poet, Artist in Residence at St. Michael’s College, Burlington, Vermont celebrates W.B. Yeats 150th Anniversary with Margaret Harrington, host of FOCUS. to comment on this program: feedback [at] cctv [dot] org
Understanding H. 40, the Bill to RESET Vermont’s Renewable Energy Future, with Annette Smith of VCE - 05/05/2015
Annette Smith, Executive Director with Vermonters for a Clean Environment speaks with host Margaret Harrington on H.40 (commonly referred to as 'RESET') addressing Vermont's energy future. VCE's mission is to raise the voices of...
The Effort to Close Rural Courthouses in Vermont - 04/02/2015
Judge Ben Joseph, retired Vermont Superior Court judge, explains why closing courthouses and cutting judiciary services in Vermont is an ill advised plan. Hosted by Margaret Harrington.
Phase 2 of Vermont Gas Pipeline Scrapped - Scrap Phase 1 Now - 02/24/2015
Host Margaret Harrington speaks with Melanie Peyser, international rule of law development consultant, Diane Derrick, landowner along Phase 1, and Andy Simon, Burlington resident and VGS ratepayer.
Free Speech and Charlie Hebdo - 01/22/2015
Host Margaret Harrington speaks with Georgette Garbes-Putzel, Artistic Director/Actor with Theater Mosaic Mond (www.theatremosaicmond.net), Karen Kane, Owner, Director and Guide at Paris by Design (visit: www.parisbydesign.com), and Irene Bihun,...