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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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Episodes

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

Brian Riccio on his week with Kirk Minihane and his trolls

6/24/2019
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After a Somerville showdown with Kirk Minihane & Steve Robinson, Brian Riccio joins us for a conversation on his past week. We play audio from Riccio's interviews of Minihane and Robinson this week, two cowards who didn't handle it very well. This podcast also features audio from WGBH's Beat the Press, 98.5 The Sports Hub, Toucher & Rich show, The Breakfast Club as well as from WEEI. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support...

Duration:00:56:32

Kirk Minihane's troll, Brian Riccio

6/21/2019
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Does Brian Riccio need an intervention in his feud with trashy Kirk Minihane? --- 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:00:19:36

Haverhill approves permit for downtown dispensary

6/19/2019
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Stem receives special permit to open cannabis dispensary at heated Haverhill City hall hearing. Background info on LLoyd Jennings. The guy worried about the children. https://www.hgazette.com/news/local_news/police-log/article_5b48b986-f294-52d0-8308-da298e4bba76.html MONDAY, SEPT. 3 Lloyd Jennings, 45, 6 Lancaster St., assault and battery on a police officer, defacing property, resisting arrest, disorderly, 6 Lancaster St., 12:22 a.m. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest...

Duration:00:28:55

Low income patients not served by Mass dispensaries

6/14/2019
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For too long patients in Massachusetts have been priced out of medical cannabis dispensaries. Following up on our last month of podcasts we ask listeners to call in. Here are their messages. We hear from disabled and working patients in Massachusetts who offer some possible solutions as well. And a single mom that pays too much for her child’s certifications. With Sherri Tutkus, RN of GreenNurse Group, Donna Hackett, Grant Smith, Peter Bernard, Joanna Varner, Johnny Sim, Heidi Lilley, and...

Duration:00:29:19

Massachusetts dispensaries are too expensive for homeless, low income patients

6/11/2019
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Interview with a homeless Salem, Massachusetts man on why dispensaries aren’t serving the homeless and other vulnerable patient populations. The cost is too high! --- 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:00:22:24

Haverhill supports cannabis dispensary

6/9/2019
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Haverhill residents showed their support for our standout of Marc's Deli over the establishment's lawsuit which seeks to bar a dispensary from opening downtown. Contact your Haverhill City Council and plan to attend June 18th at 7pm, the special permit hearing for Stem at Haverhill City Hall! --- 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:00:19:52

Cambridge City Councilor Quinton Zondervan

6/9/2019
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The Young Jurks welcome guest, Cambridge City Councilor Quinton Zondervan to discuss housing, cannabis licensing, safe injection sites, traffic, climate change and much more. https://votequinton.com/ --- 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:01:17:19

Price is too high! Marc’s Deli, Haverhill, Mass

6/8/2019
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Why we announced a protest scheduled for Saturday outside of Marc’s Deli in Haverhill, MA. No more will we put up with cannabis stigma and shame. Discussing The Eagle Tribune and WHAV coverage. This podcast opens with medical cannabis patient and pioneer, Michael Malta aka The King of Pot from 2010. --- 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:00:13:58

Why is Andrew Kimmel tweeting about his father’s suicide?

6/6/2019
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Interview with Andrew Kimmel. Lack of affordable mental health care for his daughter and later himself, pushed Kimmel’s father over the edge. With suicide currently on the rise, Kimmel has decided to share his family’s tragic loss to raise awareness and push for mental health to be funded on a national level . https://twitter.com/andrewkimmel/status/1135034292382314497?s=21 --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this...

Duration:00:01:31

Worst in cannabis, Nick Smart of CannaCon

6/5/2019
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Nick Smart, CEO of CannaCon says some crazy shit. He’s not a fan of helping those who were disproportionally harmed by the war on cannabis (because he has money and opportunity by birth and others do not), nor does he support medical cannabis for PTSD, anxiety or back pain. He tells patients to stop being “p:@@-;@”. Warning: This episode features foul explicit language from CannaCon’a Nick Smart. Smart did not return our request for comment. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The...

Duration:00:13:48

Patients to protest TD Bank Garden before Bruins Stanley Cup game

6/3/2019
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An interview with Peter Bernard, Executive Director of Massachusetts Growers Advocacy Council, on why he and other patients plan to smoke up outside Thursday night’s Stanley Cup Boston Bruins game at TD Bank Garden. A TD Bank Garden blanket ban of medical cannabis patients. We also discuss our next free cannabis gifting event in Boston and include a voice message from Mr . Sativa of The Cannabis Sativa podcast who suggests we take it right to the expensive dispensaries. For more info on the...

Duration:00:27:46

State Senator Sal DiDomenico

6/2/2019
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The Young Jurks interview MA State Senator Sal DiDomenico on cannabis policy, wage theft, Safe Communities Act, safe injection sites, housing, breakfast for kids, alcohol licensing, 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:01:06:18

Conversation with homeless recovering addict, Jimi Migz

6/1/2019
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Conversation with a Salem, Massachusetts man, Jimi Migz, who is homeless and a recovering addict. Jimi shares problems with his recent hospital stay, being prescribed drugs without his knowledge, and gives criticism and feedback on his experience with Lifebridge and other homeless shelters showing “apathy” towards the homeless as well as being anti-medical cannabis. Support our work, subscribe and consider donating monthly! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a...

Duration:00:19:34

Stephen Murphy's privilege

5/29/2019
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The Young Jurks with guest, Judy Neufeld one of the woman that career politician and current Suffolk County Register of Deeds told to shut her "piehole" on facebook. Donna Hackett also joins us to accept her KOP Warrior Award. Referencing the Boston Globe's, "On Steve Murphy, privilege and pie holes". --- 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:00:42:54