Fringe Voices

Fringe Voices

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Giving a voice to outsiders, radicals and agitators from the Bronx and beyond! Support me on Patreon, please and thank you! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/fringe-voices/support


Rachel Balkovec - First Female Hitting Coach in MLB
Mar 23 • 48 min
Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and support through Patreon if you enjoy this show! Today, I spoke with Rachel Balkovec, she is the first female full time hitting coach in MLB. Rachel is extremely hard working, she has 2 Master’s degrees in Human…
Pandemics and Coronavirus Part 2 with Vinay Gupta
Mar 16 • 61 min
Today, we welcome back Vinay Gupta. Vinay, who is based in London, is the CEO and cofounder of Mattereum. Vinay is also a renaissance man and futurist interested in the technological transformation of society and commerce, Vinay has a strong track record…
The Bernie Sanders campaign, FDR and Thomas Paine with Professor Harvey Kaye
Mar 14 • 36 min
Fringe Voices is show that interviews interesting people with interesting ideas. If you like the podcast and would like to support it, I have started a Patreon account. Thanks in advance for your support! Today, we welcome Professor Harvey Kaye. Professor…
Coronavirus and Pandemics with Vinay Gupta
Mar 10 • 64 min
This is a bonus episode for the increasing worries about Coronavirus. I interviewed Vinay Gupta, who is based in London, and along with being the CEO and cofounder of Mattereum is also a renaissance man and futurist interested in the technological…
No God Nor Country with the rapper Sole
Mar 5 • 53 min
In this episode I spoke with Sole an awesome rapper about his music, the state of the music industry, politics and the coronavirus. Check out his Twitter and webpage. Also check out his podcast The Solecast. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The…
How to fix public education with US Congress political candidate Jamaal Bowman
Dec 9, 2019 • 27 min
On today’s show I had a great conversation with Jamaal Bowman, a middle school principal and former teacher running as a Democrat for US Congress in NY-16. We talk about meditation instead of detention, treating students like humans instead of cogs in a…
New York State Senator Alessandra Biaggi discusses her perseverance against personal struggles, the recent crackdown on subway fare evaders and the political process itself
Nov 25, 2019 • 38 min
Today we welcome New York State Senator of the 34th Senate District, Alessandra Biaggi. Alessandra came out of nowhere, it seemed, with the last state senate election and strongly defeated an incumbent Democratic senator. She has had numerous successes…
Open Borders with NYTimes best selling author Bryan Caplan
Nov 19, 2019 • 27 min
Today we step away from the Bronx to interview NYTimes best selling author and Professor of Economics, Bryan Caplan about his book Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration. We also discuss his future book about Poverty and some other…
Gentrification of the Bronx with Ed Garcia Conde, Bronx writer and activist
Nov 9, 2019 • 25 min
Today we welcome Ed Garcia Conde of the successful publication Welcome2TheBronx. We discuss the emerging gentrification of the Bronx and community land trusts as a strategy to defeat gentrification. We also talk about what true affordable housing means.…
Community Building with the Bronx’s Gun Hill Brewery
Nov 3, 2019 • 25 min
Dave Lopez the co-owner of Gun Hill Brewery, in the Bronx, discusses the brewery’s involvement in the community and how to make running a business enjoyable for the community and owners. You can find out more about the Gun Hill Brewery by visiting their…
Fringe Voices Trailer
Oct 24, 2019 • 1 min
A short introduction to what this podcast is about by your host James Oehler. Thanks for your support! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast:…