What changes does the Civil Service Law bring to workers? What is the current state of unions and union rights? Today Carousel Bayrd talks with Alexia Kulwiec, Assistant Professor in the School for Workers in the University of Wisconsin Extension. Later in the show she speaks with AFSCME International Vice President Gary Mitchell, about Wisconsin’s newly-passed law […]
What is Restorative Justice? Is it a good tool to use instead of punishment? At any level of infraction? Today’s guest is Ali Treviño-Murphy, Eugenia Highland and Orion Wells of the YWCA Madison’s Restorative Justice Department discuss the letter YWCA wrote last week and changes being made throughout Madison to move restorative justice forward.
What plans does the city have to address racial equality in Madison? Today Carousel Bayrd talks with Toriana Pettaway, Madison’s first racial equity coordinator, to discuss the new positions and what policies and procedures she plans to develop involving racial equality and social justice in the city.
What made you happy in 2015? Today Carousel hosts the annual Happy Show! Guests include State Rep. Chris Taylor, Madison Police Department Captain Kristen Roman, ACLU Legal Director Larry Dupuis, and One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross.
Carousel has a split show today. First, she’s joined by Brian Juchems, Senior Director of Education and Policy from GSAFE to discuss Mount Horeb’s decision to cancel the school’s reading of “I Am Jazz,” and transgender youth. Later Carousel talks with State Representative Melissa Sargent and Dane County Supervisor Heidi Wegleitner on their bills for access […]
Why did the city council vote to hold off on implementing body cameras for Madison Police Officers? Today Carousel Bayrd talks with Alder Shiva Bidar-Sielaff and Jacquelyn Boggess, Executive Director of the Center for Family Policy and Practice to discuss the decision and what’s next for the city.