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The Uprising! February 24, 2020



This week Uprise covered the Ward one Special Election to replace Seth Yurdin on the Providence City Council, Green Party Presidential candidate Howie Hawkins, “Democratic Party” candidate Mike Bloomberg, the environmentally racist transfer station proposed by the Port of Providence, school resource officers, and the proposed RIDOT / RIPTA merge. Not too bad…

Ward One Special Election:

Presidential Politics:

Transfer Station:


Public Transportation:

Rhode Island State House:


The Bartholomewtown Podcast



Rhode Island Liberator

An analysis of the Barrington Town Flag from Sam Howard, the first of a 39 part series!

The Public’s Radio:

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About the Author

Steve Ahlquist is Uprise RI's co-founder and lead reporter. He has covered human rights, social justice, progressive politics and environmental news for nearly a decade.