Tune in to a special “show Lady P some love” edition of The Dusties Storm on WORT this Saturday morning (8:00 till 10:00 a.m.). Host Lady P will be taking financial pledges and offering thank-you gifts to listener-sponsors. This “bonus track” to the 2016 Summer Pledge Drive will allow Lady P’s loyal fans to support WORT […]
It’s the final day of pledge drive! To finish off the fundraiser, Allen Ruff talks with Matt Rothschild. Rothschild is the executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, and author of “You Have No Rights: Stories of American in an Age of Repression.” Before joining the Democracy Campaign, he was the editor and publisher of […]
“A Public Affair” is proud to host Jeremy Scahill, author of the newly released “The Assassination Complex.” The book exposes the government’s secret drone warfare program. Jeremy Scahill is an investigative reporter and contributor to The Intercept. He is the author of the bestselling book “Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield” and “Blackwater: The […]
To kick off our second week of pledge drive, Patty Peltekos talks with Steve Olson, author of “Eruption,” to discuss the untold story of Mount St. Helens and the 1980 eruption. Steve Olson continues what has a been a 30-year career in writing, currently working as a freelance writer. Other books include award-winning “Mapping Human History: […]
At noon, Esty is joined on the phone by Linsey McGoey, author “No Such Thing as a Free Gift,” to discuss the book, philanthro-capitalism and how charity became big business. Linsey McGoey is a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Essex. She has been a member of the World Health Organization’s expert steering […]
This Week on Mel & Floyd: It’s raining Nixon Dollars, Spiro T. Agnew Speaks Out, Evangelical Fairy Dust, Trump the live boy and the Dead Goat, wheeling Romney out, Mel’s Freelance Hand Jobs, as well as ka-ching worthy belly laughs about the continuing degradation, deterioration, and de-evolution of society at large!!