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Friday, July 6 our host Jonathan Zarov interviews Sahra, Shakila and Chocolate from Dream Bikes, a non-profit organization that sells used bikes, promotes, and donates bikes and working skills. There are many programs that could help others gain a bike and many volunteers. For more information you may visit their website : http://dream-bikes.org/read article »
Friday, July 6 our host Jonathan Zarov interviews Ingrid Kallick, Colin Gillis, Matt Sienkiewicz , Dina Carpenter-Graffy, and Petra Wakker for a special performance of Howard Zinn’s Voices of a Peoples History. The performance will feature a series of monologues taken from the book. The event will be hosted by the Rainbow Book Store Cooperative. Visit their website: http://www.peopleshistory.us/ If you want more information on the Rainbow Book Store Cooperative, visit their website : http://www.rainbowbookstore.coop/ or call them at 608-257-6050.read article »
Thursday, July 5 our host Tony Castaneda, interviewed Panmela Castro, a graffiti artist who uses the streets of Rio de Janeiro as her canvas to display strong and empowered women breaking free of violence. An activist and an artist, focusing primarily on gender equality, Panmela uses her art to challenge patriarchal notions of public space as related to sexism and sexual orientation. Panmela has brought many projects supporting women rights to fruition. She also did a mural at the Willy street Co-op. For more information on Panmela Castro you may visit her web sitehttp://www.anarkiaboladona.com/ For more information on Rede Nami you may visit their website: http://redenami.wix.com/redenami For more information on the willy street co-op you may call them via phone at (608) 284-7800 or visit their website at http://www.willystreet.coop/read article »
Wednesday, July 4 we had a holiday special, where our engineer, John Miner hosted a prerecorded lectures from representatives of the Columbia Support Network. Where they presented a discussion on the human rights and mining incidents. The first speaker is Eunice Gibson, the second is Jack Laun, and the third is David Newby. You may look at their website http://colombiasupport.net/ for more information and you may call them at +1 (608) 257-8753 for more information.read article »
Tuesday, July 3 our host Aaron Perry interviewed Lester Moore a sever of the Madison police department gang unit, talks about gang units and about intervention,prevention,and re-entry, a way to reduce gang activity. As well as some insight on the police academy and the police. for more information visit the website http://www.cityofmadison.com/police/read article »
On Friday, June 29 our guest host Ankur Malhotra interviewed Kia Karlen and a few girls from Girls Rock Camp, Celia, Ruby, and Notcha. Girls Rock Camp is a summer camp for girls ages 8-18, where they chose their own instruments, write songs, produce them in an actual studio, and play them for the public to hear. You may visit their website at http://grcmadison.wordpress.com/ for more information and questions.read article »
On Friday, June 29, our host Ankur Malhotra interviewed Otto Dilba, owner of Ale Asylum, which has moved from their original settlement into a new location. Ale Asylum has increased its number of employees and has instated new equipment to increase efficiency and production. You can visit their website at http://www.aleasylum.com/read article »
Friday, June 29 our host Ankur Malhotra interviewed Jan Levine Thal and Heather Renkin from the Broom Street Theater for the production of Rubbery with Violets. Written by Siobhan Edge and directed by Jan Levine Thal, the play is filled with inept robbers, handsome policemen, and elderly women with odd problems. The play is rated PG 13 for language. The performances will run Thursday, Friday, Saturday in the time frame of Friday July 6-Saturday July 28 at the Broom Sweep Theater. For reservations or question call via phone (608) 244-8338 or check out the website http://bstonline.org/bst/read article »
Thursday, June 28 our host Tony Castaneda interviewed Jennifer Lowenz who talks about Egypt and the uprising. As well as the the Egyptian parliament actions right before the Egyptian election.read article »
Wednesday, June 27 our host Peaches Lacey interviewed Howard Thomas and Sam Thomas on the Thomas Catering Inc. Howard Thomas told us about his life and what helped him make the decision of making his own catering business. They make various types of food. You may contact them through e-mail atread article »