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THE YOUNG JURKS, Cambridge, MA, real independent politics, guests ranging from Pirates to Politicians.
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THE YOUNG JURKS, Cambridge, MA, real independent politics, guests ranging from Pirates to Politicians.

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Massachusetts cannabis corruption, Baker & DeLeo deserve blame

9/10/2019
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Responding to media coverage of the federal indictment of the Mayor of Fall River over cannabis licensing bribery. The community predicted it after Charlie Baker & Bob DeLeo drastically rewrote the voter passed legalization initiative. If Baker & DeLeo truly want to reduce cannabis corruption change the law back to what we voted in. Force cities and towns with cannabis bans to put it to voters! Allowing many towns and city to ban cannabis shops without a vote has increased corruption...

Duration:00:20:28

Boston Police Riot

9/9/2019
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The Young Jurks are live with three witnesses to last weekend's Boston Police Riot at Straight Pride Parade. Joining us are Lauren Pespisa, Gregg Housh, and Rod Webber who is also facing charges that District Attorney, Rachael Rollins asked to have dismissed. We discuss Judge Richard Sinnott who refuses to dismiss the charges, Marty Walsh, the importance of contesting Governor Council elections, and much more. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast....

Duration:01:17:10

Cambridge Mayor Marc McGovern

9/4/2019
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Cambridge Mayor Marc McGovern on campaign contributions, the cancellation of Cambridge Carnival, the Boston straight pride police riot, cannabis licensing, safe consumption sites and more. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:53:17

MassCann ok with straight pride hate, just don’t criticize them

8/31/2019
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MassCann/NORML defends resigned board member Samson Racioppi, co-organizer of the Boston straight Pride event. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:20:03

Operation Clean Sweep, Boston pushes homeless out of encampment

8/26/2019
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Interview with Cassie Hurd and Aubri Esters, co-founders of SIFMA Now on Boston's crackdown on the homeless population. They praise DA Rachael Rollins but aren't as happy with Mayor Martin Walsh and most of the Boston City Council. We also discuss the possibility of safe injection sites in Massachusetts and how our the young jurks twitter poll about president trump and the China trade war just went viral, we close by reading some of the twitter response to it. http://www.sifmanow.org...

Duration:01:19:47

Massachusetts local applicants at disadvantage to big cannabis

8/26/2019
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Live episode of The Young Jurks with guests, Grant Smith and Chauncy Spencer discussing Mass recreational licensing, the Mass cannabis control commission, and the fight for local cannabis economic empowerment over the existing big cannabis --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:01:34:04

Jimi Migz on City Council candidate Domingos DaRosa panning safe injection sites in Boston

8/18/2019
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Jimi Migz on City Council candidate Domingos DaRosa panning safe injection sites in Boston --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:12:43

Cambridge cannabis economic empowerment

8/15/2019
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The August 14th Cambridge City Ordinance hearing for cannabis economic empowerment, gets heated. Attorney for Registered dispensaries threatens to sue the city of Cambridge over delays in recreational licensing as the city continues to debate a 2 year moratorium on existing dispensaries from going rec to give economic empowerment applicants an actual opportunity. Richard Harding supporting economic empowerment calls the Simmons (dispensary backed) amendment, a slave amendment. With testimony...

Duration:00:50:09

Massachusetts family fighting medical cannabis eviction

8/14/2019
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Interview with Francine Weinandy of Agawam, Massachusetts. Weinandy and her husband, Tim are fighting a housing eviction due to their status as medical cannabis patients. What to do if you are facing eviction over medical cannabis? Listen to this episode! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:35:34

Mass cannabis hearings this week, Cambridge and the CCC

8/12/2019
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Grant Smith of Mass Patients for Home Delivery calls in for a discussion of this week's cannabis regulation hearings in Massachusetts. On Wednesday night, the City of Cambridge will hold a Social Equity Ordinance hearing, while the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission will also be holding two public comment sessions on their newly proposed medical and recreational cannabis regulations. We discuss what's at stake. ' --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a...

Duration:01:04:02

Massachusetts is my medical cannabis sanctuary

8/9/2019
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Interview with an Ohio mom and Registered Nurse, Tonya San, who is staying in Massachusetts to get the medicine that she needs to live. She credits cannabis from keeping her out of the hospice care her doctor once recommended. Cannabis Medicine saves patients like Tonya, medicine that isn’t coming from Massachusetts legal or medical dispensaries but directly from local and legal home-growers! Home grow medical cannabis saves lives! Joining her at the end of the interview is RN Sherri Tutkus...

Duration:00:24:14

Malden landlord faces opposition to 50% rent increase

8/4/2019
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The new landlord of 33 Park Street, Malden has decided to raise the rent as much as 50% according to tenants who are working with the city, Mayor and Citylife Vida Urbana to negotiate a compromise. We spoke to and recorded audio from Saturday’s Rally outside of the rental property. clvu.org for more info! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:43:38

Lee Nave Jr for Boston City Council

8/3/2019
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Interview with candidate for Boston City Council in Allston/Brighton Lee Nave Jr. discussing housing, cannabis social equity, mental healthcare, transportation, safe injection sites and much more. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:00:58

Jill Stein doesnt want to talk about Russia or her dinner with Vlad Putin

7/28/2019
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Jill Stein doesnt want to talk about Russia or her dinner with Vladimir Putin or that Lee Camp standing right next to her works for Russian Today. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:07:12

CBD/Hemp with Sandy Bernier (Irie Bliss Wellness) and Lakeville Selectmen, Mitzi Hollenbeck (Citrin Cooperman)

7/11/2019
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The Young Jurks live from the Verilife medical and recreational cannabis dispensary in Wareham, Massachusetts with guests, Sandy Bernier (Irie Bliss Wellness) and Lakeville Selectmen, Mitzi Hollenbeck (Citrin Cooperman) discussing hemp/CBD, economic empowerment and more. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:00:49:37

Massachusetts Cannabis regulation with Jim Borghesani & two Wareham Selectmen, Peter Teitelbaum & Alan Slavin

7/11/2019
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The Young Jurks live from the Verilife medical and recreational cannabis dispensary in Wareham, Massachusetts with guests, Jim Borghesani, who was part of the campaign that legalized cannabis in the bay state and two Wareham selectmen, Peter Teitelbaum and Alan Slavin. Slavin also additionally serves with the Mass Municipal Association. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast:...

Duration:01:05:35

Ben Echevarria of The Welcome Project and Jivan Sobrinho-Wheeler, Cambridge City Council candidate

6/30/2019
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We're live with guests, Ben Echevarria of The Welcome Project and Jivan Sobrinho-Wheeler, candidate for Cambridge City Council discussing Cambridge's battle over cannabis economic empowerment, housing, immigration and much more. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theyoungjurks/support

Duration:01:16:54

Cambridge Cannabis Economic Empowerment Ordinance Hearing

6/29/2019
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Testimony from the Cambridge Cannabis Economic Empowerment Ordinance Hearing with Chauncey Spencer, Joseph Gilmore, Joanna Varney, Grant Smith, Ed DeSousa, and other supporting economic empowerment and Nichole Snow and the CEO’s of the RMD’s pretending that letting their existing medical dispensaries go recreational first is both good for the patients and the economic empowerment applicants. Are you buying this? --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast....

Duration:00:32:26

Cannabis economic empowerment moves forward to Cambridge City Council

6/28/2019
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Cambridge battles for economic empowerment against well funded existing registered medical dispensaries, Sira Naturals and Revolutionary Clinics. The EE proposal passed the ordinance committee and will next be debated with public testimony before the entire Cambridge City Council. This podcast features interviews with Grant Smith, Chandra Batra on Cambridge, & Ed DeSousa of RiverRun Gardens. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app...

Duration:00:39:40

Why does it take three months and two MD’s to approve my child’s medical cannabis card?

6/26/2019
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Why does it take three months and two MD’s to approve my child’s medical cannabis card? We asked this to the state cannabis control commission and yesterday in response, the state announced changes to how and when they certify medical cannabis patients. What’s new? Initial Access Certification slated to begin on July 1st, will give patients immediate access to their medication. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this...

Duration:00:51:53