Patrick Barrett came on the show to discuss the current political terrain in the aftermath of the Wisconsin primary, as well as “movement building” lessons from the Sanders campaign. Patrick Barrett is the Administrative Director at the Havens Center for Social Justice. He is a commentator on US and Latin American politics, and is a contributor to Truthout.org.
Patrick Barrett talks with WORT’s Darien Lamen about third party candidates, the limits of electoral politics, and the rightward drift of the U.S. political system.
What is environmental justice? What is this movement and what does it mean? What are its origins and why is it important? What can environmental justice movements teach us about community organizing? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
The Havens Center unveils a new socially minded film series this week. Patrick Barrett tells us all about it.
On the second half of the Monday, May 20th show, John Quinlan was joined by Jacque Pokorney and Patrick Barrett. They previewed the “Fighting Forward: A Labor and Working Class Summit” which will be held in Madison June 12th-15th.
On Monday, May 20th, John Quinlan hosted a two part show. During the first half, he interviewed Andy Miller, manager of the Madison Area Community Land Trust (MACLT), and Lisa Fiala, a homeowner who participates in MACLT.