Important conversations happening today regarding race relations in Madison. How do we build trust? How do we balance the requirement for people to legally respect police orders vs. people who feel their self worth is being challenged? Today Carousel is joined by Madison Police Captain Kristen Roman and Matthew Braunginn, one of the founder’s of […]
Three candidates are running for Dane County treasurer. The election is next month, Tuesday August 9 – do you know who you’re voting for? Listen to today’s episode of A Public Affair to hear why Adam Gallagher, Richard V. Brown Sr. and Patrick Miles all want to be your next Dane County Treasurer.
Alix Shabazz, M Adams, and T Banks from Freedom, Inc. join Carousel Bayrd in the studio to talk about the past week in Madison, from black on black crime, racism in the community, Genele Laird, and the criminal justice system. You can find out more about Freedom Inc on Facebook, Twitter, and their website.
How is overtime pay determined? What are the new overtime rules from the Obama Administration? Carousel discusses the new overtime rules and wage theft that workers experience. Today’s guests are Patrick Hickey, director of the Madison Workers’ Rights Center, and Caitlin Madden, an attorney with Hawks Quindel.
Hamilton has “turned the world upside down” on Broadway and across the country, telling the story of one of America’s Founding Fathers through hip-hop and rap. Writer and star Lin-Manuel Miranda describes it as “a story about America then, told by America now.” Since its Broadway debut in August 2015 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, the […]
Be sure to tune in at noon as Carousel interviews Peggy Orenstein, author of “Girls & Sex.” Call in to join the conversation and empower girls to grow up with the truth and strength, and in turn make the world a better place for them and everyone. In addition to writing The New York Times […]