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Apr 30, 2019 In the wake of the terrorist act at a synagogue in California, a discussion about the rise of terrorism by white supremacy in the age of Trump. 4-29-2019 more
Apr 29, 2019 My April 29, Cambridge City Hall Public Comment( http://cambridgema.iqm2.com/Citizens/SplitView.aspx?Mode=Video&MeetingID...) is as follows: Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my public comment is concerning Committee Report# 3; CMA#1, and Unfinished Business#8-15, and any other agenda items that relate directly or indirectly to... more
Apr 29, 2019 Community media centers across the country are facing an existential threat. In addition to a continual decrease of cable subscriptions, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is considering rule changes that could severely diminish funding that community stations rely on to operate. If these changes go through, local stations like Cambridge Community Television (CCTV) will be at serious... more
Apr 23, 2019 Hasson Rashid 's Cambridge City Hall Public Comment for 4/22/19 is as follows: Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue. My public comment today is in concern of City Manager's Agenda item (CMA#1) 1 and CMA# I2-9, and any other agenda item (s) that relate directly and indirectly to homelessness. The City of Cambridge has earned the Distinguished... more
Apr 4, 2019 The Cambridge City Council’s Transit Advisory Committee met on Wednesday, April 3rd. Below are the four biggest takeaways from the meeting. The committee began the meeting with a presentation by MBTA staff providing an update on the transit signal priority pilot project. The project’s aim is to provide a more reliable bus system by using signal technology to reduce dwell times for vehicles that... more
Apr 2, 2019 Hasson Rashid Gives Testimony at the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Joint Committee on Ways and Means Annual Public Hearing on the State's FY 2020 Budget, on behalf of "The Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless" legislative advocacy for a #BudgetToEndHomelessness. is as Follows: Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside in Cambridge, MA, by formal education, I’m a Human... more
Apr 1, 2019 Hasson Rashid's Cambridge City Hall Public Comment (http://cambridgema.iqm2.com/Citizens/SplitView.aspx?Mode=Video&MeetingID...) Monday April 1, 2019 is as follows: Peace Be Unto to You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my Public Comment is concerning City Manager’s Agenda Item # 17; Calendar/Charter Rights Item #1, and Policy Order/Resolution List... more
Mar 25, 2019 Hasson Rashid's 3/25/19 Public Comment( http://cambridgema.iqm2.com/Citizens/SplitView.aspx?Mode=Video&MeetingID) at Cambridge City Hall is as follows: Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my public comment this evening is concerning Agenda Item “Policy Order and Resolution List # 6,11,12,” and any other agenda item that relates directly... more
Mar 19, 2019 HASSON RASHID'S CAMBRIDGE CITY HALL PUBLIC COMMENT (http://cambridgema.iqm2.com/Citizens/SplitView.aspx?Mode=Video&MeetingID...) IS AS FOLLOWS: Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue. My public comment is concerning agenda item “Communications and Reports” # 1 and 1a. During the Mayor’s Blue Ribbon Task Force meeting on “Tenant... more
Feb 11, 2019 Hasson Rashid's Cambridge City Hall City/Council Meeting (http://cambridgema.iqm2.com/Citizens/SplitView.aspx?Mode=Video&MeetingID...) Public Comment for 2/11/19 is as follows: Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my public comment today is in reference to Policy Order and Resolution List # 6,7,10; Communications and Report from City... more
Jan 31, 2019 On January 24, Cambridge residents braved wailing wind and driving rain to gather at the Cambridge Public Library to celebrate the completion of the Envision Cambridge planning process. “Over the past three years, more than 5,000 Cambridge residents participated with the Cambridge Community Development Department and other department in the creation of Envision Cambridge: A Plan for 2030 to... more
Jan 29, 2019 A discussion about the crowded field of Democrats running, or potentially running, for the Presidency in 2020. 1-28-2019 more
Jan 8, 2019 Hasson Rashid's Speaks at Cambridge City Hall Meeting Public Comment (http://cambridgema.iqm2.com/Citizens/SplitView.aspx?Mode=Video&MeetingID...) for 1/7/2019 is as Follows: PEACE BE UNTO YOU, HELLO AGAIN EVERYBODY, I’M HASSON RASHID, I RESIDE AT 820 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE, MY PUBLIC COMMENT TODAY IS ON POR# 4,5,6,7, AND 10. In regards to POR#4,5,67, I recommend that all of the mention fees... more
Dec 17, 2018 Peace Be Unto You, Hello Everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my Public Comment is on Calendar/Charter Rights Agenda Item #2; Communications/Reports from other City Officers Item#1; Late Agenda Items Suspension of the Rules#2,3., any agenda item that directly or indirectly relates to homelessness. All of the just mention agenda items relates to the official closing... more
Dec 11, 2018 A discussion about Michelle Obama's book, "Becoming," and her tour and what it was like for the Obama's in the White House. People of color are always considered to be "race representatives" and cannot just be "regular." 12-10-2018 more
Dec 3, 2018 Peace Be Unto You, Hello everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my public comment this evening relates to CMA # 4,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15; PO/RL #2,11, and any other agenda items that relates directly and indirectly to homelessness. As the city council began the process of closing the annuals of another year of municipal business, I find that it has once again for... more
Nov 26, 2018 The Federal Communications Commission is planning to give cable companies a big gift this holiday season: a pass at paying for the use of our streets to run their wires into our homes. The fees that Comcast pays to the City of Cambridge are used to support CCTV. If those payments go away, so will the Youth Media Program, media production training, special classes for seniors, nonprofits, and City... more
Nov 26, 2018 Peace Be Unto You, Dear Cambridge,MA Cambridge continue kicking the can down the road. As you know, public funding is a key to every community’s effort to end homelessness. Once again the forces that be has turn it's back on basic homeless needs. In this foremost and recent case, I'm referring to the Participatory Budgeting (PB) Project here in Cambridge, MA and it's fifth phases or local... more
Nov 20, 2018 VOTE DECEMBER 1-7 IN THE PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING PROJECT ELECTIONS FOR " HOMELESS LAUNDRY TRUCK (https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/599426)!" My City Council Public Comment on 11/19/18 is as follows: Peace Be Unto You, Hello Everybody, I’m Hasson Rashid, I reside at 820 Massachusetts Avenue, my public comment is on CALENDAR CHARTER RIGHT#1, and any other agenda items that relates directly and... more
Nov 13, 2018 A discussion with Reverend Irene Monroe about the midterms, the gains made, and the latest antics of POTUS. 11-12-2018 more
Nov 6, 2018 Resist and Persist: Live Election Coverage Hosted by Bryan Sutton on CCTV Channel 9 from 9PM - 11PM A Free Speech TV Broadcast of Live Election Coverage Put on by Democracy Now on CCTV Channel 8 from 7PM - 1AM more

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