BronxTalk will present a special-edition debate between the candidates in the 81st AD that will be aired tonight, Thursday, and Friday night. Beginning at 9:30pm, Republican challenger Joe McLaughlin and incumbent Democrat Jeff Dinowitz will square off. BronxTalk host Gary Axelbank will moderate.
The special-edition debate will air right after the regularly scheduled 9:00pm replays of the interview with Bronx County Democratic Chairman Carl Heastie that was first aired tis Monday night. Mr. Heastie discussed support for specific candidates, political philosophy, and a number of other issues. You can also watch that program here: BronxTalk - October 25, 2010
On another special edition of BronxTalk on Monday, November 1, Mr. Axelbank will moderate a one-hour forum on the incident of torture that occurred in the Bronx recently on in Morris Heights. Panelists will include crime, gang, and housing experts, an elected official, and a gay rights leader. Also, viewers can call in to 718-960-7241 to have their say.
One of New York City's longest running TV talk shows now in its 17th year, BronxTalk is seen live each Monday night at 9:00pm on Bronxnet's Cablevision channel 67. It's also on Verizon Fios channel 33 and streamed live at bronxnet.org. Hosted by Gary Axelbank and produced by Jane Folloro, BronxTalk is repeated each day at 9:30am, 3:30pm, and 9:00pm. Archives are available here: http://bronxnet.org/tv/bronxtalk/viewcategory/7/bronxtalk