“People have all the power we want,” declares Kim Wright, the indefatigable lawyer, environmental champion, and director of the Midwest Environmental Advocates.
In Baraboo, WI, all 15 species of crane are currently assembled. Anne Sayers of the International Crane Foundation joins Buzz host Jan Miyasaki on Earth Day to talk about preservation of grasslands and wetlands as habitat.
Peng Her currently serves as the Assistant Director of the Center Resilient Cities. Peng joins 8 O’Clock Buzz host Jan Miyasaki to talk about this nonprofit practicing sustainable community development, working with neighbors to build communities that are good for people and good for the environment.
8 O’Clock Buzz host Jan Miyasaki interviews Abdi Ismail Samatar, Professor at the University of Minnesota, Research Fellow at the University of Pretoria and member of the African Academy of Science. They talk about the roots of Al-Shabaab in Kenya and Somalia.
Molly Stentz, WORT’s News and Public Affairs Facilitator, joins Wednesday 8 O’Clock Buzz host Jan Miyasaki with election news.