8 O’Clock Buzz host Jonathan Zarov interviews Erika Monroe-Kane, Director of Communications at Madison Museum of Contemporary Art regarding the 58th Annual Art Fair on the Square. With the Capitol Square under construction, there is concern that people may shy away. However – the City of Madison understands the immense value of this event so […]
8 O’Clock Buzz host Jonathan Zarov interviews Ken Taylor, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families (WCCF) regarding the the latest KIDS COUNT® Data Book released today by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. “Wisconsin has a lot of work to do to improve outcomes for children of color,” said Ken Taylor, executive […]
What do you do with 30,000 tons of chemical weapons left over from the cold war? Open air burn them, if your the U.S. military — or that’s what they want to do. Environmental groups have been working for years to make the Pentagon find an alternative disposal method that doesn’t spew toxic chemicals into […]
Honey bees have been innocent bystanders, assaulted by chemicals, disease, monoculture, and climate change in recent years — all of which have contributed to “colony collapse” and loss of 30% of bees each year. But without bees, we have no food! Shannon Leap, Campaign Director for Wisconsin Environment, and Nathan Clarke, owner of Mad Urban […]
The old dog is back! Stan Woodard steps in for Haywood and is talking all show with Rashad Shabazz about his new book “Spatializing Blackness: Architectures of Confinement and Black Masculinity in Chicago”. Rashad Shabazz is an associate professor in the School of Social Transformation at Arizona State University and was previously assistant professor of […]
The Wisconsin Legislature recently prohibited access to public land on the Mississippi River by crossing railroad tracks. These lands are now effectively off limits. Tony Castaneda talks with Charlie Preusser, editor of the Crawford County Independent about whether there’s really a safety issue and how access could be restored.