election 2016

Updated with link: Special episode of City Connection discusses the importance of voting, voting rights

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 11-07-2016 under NONPROFITS

Join us today, Monday, November 7 from 5 to 6 p.m. on GRTV’s LiveWire, Comcast Cable 24. ACLU Attorney Miriam Aukerman and Rapidian Community Journalist Amy Carpenter-Leugs join host Linda Gellasch for a special episode of City Connection to...

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Bernie Sanders campaign rally draws major crowd in Grand Rapids

by (nathanslauer)

Submitted 10-07-2016 under NEWS

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders was in Grand Rapids on Oct. 6, campaigning in support of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Sanders' call for political revolution met with a more enthusiastic response than his backing of Clinton....

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What's appropriate at a Trump rally anyway?

by (erictank)

Submitted 12-22-2015 under OPINION

Like everyone else, I’ve been watching this jerk Donald Trump parade around the news for too long and quite frankly he’s been getting on my nerves. I figured if I had the opportunity to say something to him, I would take it. I attended...

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Trump mocks protestors at Grand Rapids rally

by (alexandersinn)

Submitted 12-22-2015 under NEWS

Protesters attended the record-breaking rally for Republican primary frontrunner Donald Trump in Grand Rapids on Monday, several of whom were escorted out from the crowd of 7,000 at the Deltaplex’s largest ever event. At the entrance to the...

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