All Sides with Ann Fisher 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.
All Sides with Ann Fisher

All Sides with Ann Fisher

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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.

Most Recent Episodes

Re-imagining America's education system post-pandemic

The pandemic had its way with public education in this country.

Weekly reporter roundtable

The trial of former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder has been put on hold after a juror tested positive for COVID-19. We discuss this and a rift at the Ohio Statehouse among Republicans.

All Sides Weekend: Arts & Culture

We'll learn about the Gateway Film Center's Pioneers of African Cinema Festival, and we'll also get a preview of CATCO's upcoming presentation of 9 to 5: the Musical.

Future of Skilled Trades (Repeat)

We'll look at what the decline in technical fields will mean for the economy and what can be done to recruit more workers.

A look at affordable housing in central Ohio

Some developers worry Ohio House Bill 45 could raise new barriers to affordable housing projects across the state.

The effect of COVID-19 on student literacy in Ohio

The pandemic exacerbated many issues that were already present in Ohio school districts.

Wellness Wednesday: How to counteract the effects from hours of sitting

We'll also discover how the timing of our meals can affect our weight, appetite and risk of chronic disease.

Ohio's emergency fund and its impact on state residents

Ohio has a very large, very healthy so-called rainy day fund.

Tech Tuesday: The Netherlands' influence on Silicon Valley

We look at how the Dutch have been able to change the policies of some of Silicon Valley's biggest companies and what it means for the U.S.

FTC proposes rule that would ban noncompete clauses in employee contracts

The Federal Trade Commission is proposing a rule to ban the use of non-compete clauses in employment contracts nationwide for all fields.

FTC proposes rule that would ban noncompete clauses in employee contracts