Alex Bryant, Executive Director of Physicians for Social Responsibility Wisconsin, discusses some of the health hazards of coal-fired power plants and promotes their upcoming forum discussing health risks and the group’s goals to encourage society to move to safer power generating options. They are sponsoring a conference Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 7:00 at the UW […]
Jan Miyasaki interviews Jesselyn Radack, National Security and Human Rights Director of Expose Facts, regarding how NSA snooping may compromise attorney-client privilege and reporter/source confidentiality. She also discusses her group’s efforts to protect whistleblowers from government prosecution under the guise of “national security”, and their website allows for confidential reporting via their “Secure Drop” file transfer […]
Deepa Iyer, senior fellow at the Center for Social Inclusion, talks about prejudice against south Asian, Muslim, and Sikh immigrants, and her new book, “We Too Sing America“.
Dominic Holt, Public Policy & Communications Coordinator of the Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault, talks to Jan Miyasaki about that group’s work to be a resource to Wisconsin sexual assault crisis centers and their work to assure positive support in the Wisconsin state legislature. They also provide support in the areas of sexual violence trend […]
Sergio Gonzalez discusses some unexpected changes between the Teaching Assistants’ Association and the University of Wisconsin. Without discussion with the TAA, the University has proposed reducing allowable work hours and increasing health cost fees to the assistants. A rally is being held today at noon.
Jan Miyasaki interviews Amos Kamil, author of the book “Great is the Truth” and the New York Times article “Prep School Predators”, both of which expose the culture of sexual predation and coverup at the exclusive Horace Mann School in New York.