What effects will the newly inaugurated President Trump have on the local level? Carousel gets down to the root of this with guests Maurice Cheeks and MMSD Superintendent Jennifer Cheatham. Maurice Cheeks is the founder of Leading Locally, a grassroots organization of people who are committed to driving their community forward in the face of the […]
Today’s show– Madison Metropolitan School District Board candidates Ed Hughes, Nicki Vander Meulen, and Matt Andrzejewski all join Carousel in the studio today. The three vie for one of two school board seats on the February ballot. The primary election will be held on February 21st.
“Make the movement move”. – Nahko Bear The Women’s March on Madison is on Saturday, January 21st, 2017. Before the March is a Leading Locally event. After the March, Planned Parenthood is hosting an activist event with several organizations. Today Carousel Bayrd talks with organizers Thomas Hemeleski; Josh Klemons, organizer of Leading Locally; and Angie Holecko, organizer […]
January 3rd, 2017 is Inauguration for the 2017-18 Wisconsin State Legislature. Four of Dane County’s State Representatives join Carousel Bayrd today to preview the upcoming session. Guests include: State Rep. Terese Berceau on conceal-carry on UW campuses; State Rep. Lisa Subeck on DOT and highway funding; State Rep. Sondy Pope on public education and vouchers; […]
Let’s be real, 2016 was weird. But there is still reason to celebrate! It’s the 4th Annual end of the year Happy Show! Carousel Bayrd talks with Maurice Cheeks, Dianne Conway Hesselbein, Corinda Rainey-Moore, Brian Juchems and Kimberlee Wright. These Madison leaders tell us what they are proud of in 2016 and what motivates them to […]
UW History Professor Rudy Koshar joins Carousel today to talk about the rise of Hitler and the Nazi party and how it compares to the U.S. today. Are we overreacting to think it’s the same? Or are we underreacting to how bad things are? Rudy Koshar is the George L. Mosse / Wisconsin Alumni Research […]