MADISON (WORT) — This week, Rebecca Kemble announced her candidacy to represent Madison’s 18th District on the city’s North Side. Kemble is a worker-owner at Union Cab Cooperative and a writer for the Progressive Magazine. She joins Dylan Brogan in the WORT studio.
Have you heard about the Wisconsin Mining Standoff? The GTac mining proposal? What about the Enbridge pipeline expansion? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Are you aware of the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement’s organizing efforts in Jackson, MS? Have you heard any news about their success in getting Chokwe Lumumba elected as Mayor of Jackson, MS last year? Listen to this APA to find out more!
Last week we discussed Your Hot Topics of 2013 for national news. Today on A Public Affair, we covered a year end wrap up of Wisconsin state news for 2013.
What’s the latest on the happenings at the Capitol? On Thursday September 19th, our host Allen Ruff was joined by Rebecca Kemble to discussed what is happening in terms of the controversial mining bill, the new University of Wisconsin-Madison Chancellor, and our education system.
The potential strip mine in the Penokee hills has sparked debate and controversy on both sides of the issue. On the Friday, July 12th A Public Affair, sub host Rebecca Kemble talked with a panel of people involved in the anti-mining activism.