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All Sides with Ann Fisher

About This Section
All Sides with Ann Fisher is a two-hour, daily public-affairs talk show designed to touch upon all sides of the issues and events that shape life in central Ohio.

Topics are driven by the top news stories of the day -- local, regional, national and international -- and the trends in what we read and what we like to eat, where we worship and play, and more.

  • Three popsicles held up
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    Some of the biggest breakthroughs and best-loved products originated with a mistake. We talk with author Terry O’Reilly about how to think about screwing up and will encourage you to accept mistakes and embrace the obstacles that may arise from these errors.
  • Mental health care advocates say patients face challenges in insurance coverage.
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    The results of a 2020 Pew Research Study show there’s an increase in people saying health insurance should be provided by a single national program. We’ll look at whether single-payer health care is possible in the U.S.
  • Today we discuss the evolving relationship between church and state and the role the Supreme Court has played in lowering the barriers between them.
  • In a world where abortions are criminalized, a Google search for a reproductive health clinic, an online order for abortion pills, or location data placing you at a doctor’s office could be used as evidence of a crime. Today on Tech Tuesday we are taking a look at the steps you can take to protect yourself.
  • Today we discuss the Supreme Court’s recent decision on overturning Roe v. Wade and what it says about the history and future of the court.
  • We get local reaction to the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade and address where Ohio and the nation go from here.
  • Hours after Ohio attorney general Dave Yost filed a motion to drop the injunction against Ohio's six-week abortion ban, a federal judge lifted the stay. Ohio abortion clinics remain open, but what’s ahead? We discuss that and more on our Weekly Reporter Roundtable.
  • A look at the financing, structure and impact of JobsOhio, the private, non-profit corporation meant to spur economic development in the state.
  • This year will mark the 50th anniversary of Columbus' Community Festival which will take place June 24-26 at Goodale Park. Today we'll look at the history of the festival and get a preview of what to expect at this year’s celebration.
  • Today we'll look at the history of abortion and what lies ahead if Roe v. Wade is overturned.
  • On this Wellness Wednesday, we look at the relationship between the changing climate and our health. We also discuss how the mental health of fathers can lead to conflict within their relationships, and how keeping secrets impacts our health.
  • A number of lawsuits have been filed challenging congressional district maps as racially discriminatory and illegal under the Voting Rights Act, however, the landmark piece of legislation isn't as strong as it used to be. Today we discuss the history and future of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.