8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing is joined in the studio with guest Andrew Hahn, who has covered the politics of water for the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism. It’s becoming an increasingly common site in rural Wisconsin, yard signs saying “No CAFOs” or “Save our Water.” As Election Day looms near, many of those issue signs […]
8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing talks with Anders Zanichkowsky, of the Tenant Resource Center regarding Madison’s recent crackdown on the State Street homeless. Anders also works on homeless and policing issues as a member of the No Dane County Jail Group.
8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing interviews Phil Goudreau (guitar) and Luke Kramer (bass/vocals) of Illinois based band La Historia, playing Mickey’s Tavern on Thursday September 1st. This will be La Historia’s first appearance in Madison. LA HISTORIA BIO: We are friends that have all been in many bands before, sometimes together. A couple notable past […]
8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing visits, in the studio, with Jack Williams, a professor of Geography at the University of Wisconsin Madison, who has studied the complex interlinkages between extinct megafauna and the North American environment. Conservationists have an impressive list of success stories of species rescued and reintroduced from the brink of extinction: gray […]
8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing with guest Theresa Williamson, Director of Catalytic Communities, discuss the long-term and short-term social impacts of the 2016 Olympiad held in Rio de Janeiro. Williamson has worked in and studied Rio’s favelas for decades. The 2016 Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, completed on Sunday, officially cost a total of $12 billion, […]
This morning, 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing visits with artist Danika Brubaker, this month’s artist in residence at the Madison Public Library, on the telephone. She is leaving little treasures for you. Now your job is to find them. Imagine stepping onto an elevator and finding a miniature bouquet of flowers with a note that […]