How is religion playing in to the general election? How does it influence the political process? On the July 27th edition of A Public Affair, sub host Kevin Fenton talks with Annie Laurie Gaylor from the Freedom From Religion Foundation. Annie Laurie Gaylor is the co-founder and co-president of FFRF, and founded the organization with her […]
Guest host Bert Zipperer talks with a panel on the Workers’ Rights Center of Madison, the ongoing work to assure workers’ rights, and their upcoming fundraiser. Guests include Rabbi Renee Bauer, Executive Director of the Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice (ICWJ); Jim Cavanaugh, former President of the South Central Federation of Labor and a member of […]
On today’s show, July 25, 2016, Patty Peltekos hosts Lisa Kivirist, of Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B in Browntown; Kriss Marion, of Circle M Market Farm in Blanchardville; and Lauren Rudersdorf, of Raleigh’s Hillside Farm in Evansville. This year marks the fifth anniversary of the Soil Sisters events in southern Wisconsin, which will take place […]
On the July 22 edition of A Public Affair, Esty Dinur discusses the situation in Turkey with guest Jennifer Loewenstein, including the attempted coup and what has transpired since, and Turkish relations with the U.S., and more. Turkey Jennifer Loewenstein is a senior lecturer of Middle Eastern Studies and English at Penn State University.
Today is the last day of the Republican National Convention. On the Jul 22 edition of A Public Affair, Allen speaks with journalists Arun Gupta and Ruth Conniff live from the convention in Cleveland. Arun Gupta is an investigative reporter and the vice president of developer advocacy at Couchbase. He has been building developer communities […]
WORT welcomes sub host Kevin Fenton to the A Public Affair airwaves. On the first half of the show, Fenton talks with Monona Police Chief Walter Ostrenga on police accountability and oversight. Later he is joined on the phone by Shannon Kearns, a transgender playwright from the Twin Cities to discuss Kearns’s plays and the community […]