Welcome To The Junkyard
Summary: Welcome to the junkyard, a periodic discussion of social and political topics from a small town perspective. We discuss national, regional, and local politics, social issues affecting us all, and general life experiences. If you like what we do, become a patron! http://www.patreon.com/frankshelleby Join the conversation on Facebook. http://www.facebook.com/frankshelleby15068 Check out our YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/fhsjr
An interview with Jon McCabe, the candidate for the 54th legislative district in the PA House of Representatives. Jon shares his campaign platform and his thoughts on some of the issues facing our area. Find out more about Jon McCabe at www.mccabeforpa.com. Like what we're doing? Become a patron! patreon.com/frankshelleby Join the conversation on Facebook. facebook.com/frankshelleby15068 Check out the new audio podcast, Welcome To The Junkyard, available on your favorite podding device. Check out more of our YouTube videos at youtube.com/user/fhsjr.
WARNING - THIS PODCAST CONTAINS A DISCUSSION OF BULLYING AND SUICIDE. IT MAY NOT BE APPROPRIATE FOR ALL LISTENERS. Aaron and I discuss the recent news of Jamel Myles, a 9 year old Denver boy who came out as gay to his classmates, then committed suicide after days of bullying. Many of us have stories of bullying and being impacted by suicide, and I share some of mine. If you are a trans or gender-nonconforming person considering suicide, Trans Lifeline can be reached at (877) 565-8860. LGBTQ youth (ages 24 and younger) can reach the Trevor Project Lifeline at (866) 488-7386. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at (800) 273-8255 can also be reached 24 hours a day by people of all ages and identities. The Jamel Myles fundraiser is at https://www.gofundme.com/jamel-myles . Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/frankshelleby15068 Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/frankshelleby
In this episode, I present the audio of my interview with Aaron Moore from September 3, 2018. Aaron is running for city council in Arnold, PA in the 2019 election. We discuss local concerns and politics, and Aaron presents his plan to bring the community in Arnold and neighboring New Kensington together. If you like what we do, become a patron! http://www.patreon.com/frankshelleby Join the conversation on Facebook. http://www.facebook.com/frankshelleby15068 Check out our YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/fhsjr
The inaugural episode of Welcome to the Junkyard! The discussion today includes my health and a recent ER visit, a conversation with Mayor Karen Peconi, and escolar aka the Trumpfish. Become a patron and support our work! http://www.patreon.com/frankshelleby Check out our YouTube channel. http://www.youtube.com/user/fhsjr