Join TruthSayers this Halloween, October 31, for another potluck, media-making session, and PARTY from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Tompkins County Workers Center. Wear your favoritest costume, bring your bestest dish to share, and prepare to make some TV. Vegan soup & bread will be provided, as well as anything else you pretty people…Continue Reading “October 31: Eat Food, Wear Costumes, Make TV, Share Your Story”

2 a.m. notes by Josh Brokaw Next year – 2018 – approaches, and so it’s budget-making season in local government chambers around Tompkins County. Budget meetings are happening at the county, city, town, and village levels, where a handful of elected officials will decide how millions of taxpayer dollars are going to be spent next…Continue Reading “$275 Million-Plus To Be Spent By Tompkins County Governments Next Year, Do You Care?”

Over Ithaca Festival weekend, TruthSayers hosted an Interactive Mobile Newsroom experience. This interactive mobile newsroom could also be called a “table covered in typewriters,” with the TruthSayers staff – that is, everyone who wants to tell truth about the world around us- filling up 30-plus pages with thoughts and varied typewritten experiments throughout the weekend….Continue Reading “Type Your Truth Results: Ithaca Festival Edition”

Christine Finnigan, of Trumansburg, returns to Truthsayers with three more cartoons. In this edition of Cartoon Commentary, we meet the Trumptastic Wizard of Oz, take in President Trump’s view from his tower of the First 100 Days, and see what Scott Pruitt is up to as head of the Environmental Protection Agency. See more cartoons…Continue Reading “Cartoon Commentary: Meet The Trumptastic Wizard of Oz and Scott Pruitt, GraveDigger”

Christine Finnigan sent Truthsayers two more cartoons this week. In this edition, we take a look at Trump Tower whilst under water and see the Gold Crested Fib Hatcher in his lair. See more cartoons from Christine here. If you’d like to publish commentary, visual or otherwise, on Truthsayers, use the “contact us” box in…Continue Reading “Cartoon Commentary: The Gold Crested Fib Hatcher Returns, Trump Tower Takes a Swim”

Christine Finnigan, Trumansburg artist and retired Ithaca City School District art teacher, sent Truthsayers these political cartoons for everyone to absorb and, perhaps, enjoy – depending on one’s point of view. Christine made these cartoons in pen and watercolor. If you’d like to publish commentary, visual or otherwise, on Truthsayers, use the “contact us” box…Continue Reading “Cartoon Commentary: Bad Hombre & The Gold Crested Fib Hatcher:”

Whoever’s running the Truthsayers TV arm needs to get themselves together before we are forced to offer them a generous severance package. This episode of Truthsayers TV was produced and completed by January 26, but no one thought to let our readers know that they could take a break from reading and watch this episode…Continue Reading “Truthsayers TV: Inauguration Weekend in Ithaca”