Have you heard of the Colombian Mulatos Massacre? Did you know that the co-founder of the Peace Community, Luis Eduardo Guerra, and several others were murdered by the Colombian Army? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Melvin Hinton reads from Frederick Douglass’ Fourth of July Oration, “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?” and he discusses The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair: A Novel, by Joel Dicker, and Lisa Lutz’s “The Last Word.” Norm Stockwell reads “The New Colossus,” a sonnet by American poet Emma Lazarus.
Do you remember the events surrounding state enforced brutality at Tiananmen Square? Do you remember the LaPenca Bombing in Nicaragua? Tune in for this special edition of A Public Affair on the anniversaries of these events to hear more!
WORT Community Radio has made the trip around the sun 38 times. We look at the station’s past and future.
What fresh preservatives can looking at the historical stories of Jesus through graphic art present? Find out on this edition of A Public Affair!
In 2009, the Honduran military deposed elected President Manuel Zelaya. First elected in 2006, Zelaya had moved to the left over the course of his Presidency, and had called for a national referendum to revise the Honduran constitution. After the coup, Zelaya remained in exile in the Dominican Republic. Now, Zelaya’s wife, Xiomara Castro, has […]