Wisconsin Poet Louis V. Clark III, also known as “Two Shoes”, is out with a new book called “How to be an Indian in the 21st Century.” On March 16th, he joined Tony Castaneda to talk about how he discovered his artistic voice and how the poems explore his own identity.
The final Wisconsin job numbers from 2016 are in, and Governor Walker’s promise of 250,000 private sector jobs remains unfulfilled. Marquette economics professor Abdur Chowdhury spoke with Tony Castaneda about the data, the state’s “brain drain”, and the impact of Walker’s labor policies.
A new exhibit in Fitchburg is exploring how the arts and experience of Native Americans are evolving, with the work of four artists. Roberto Salas will have his work on display through May. He stopped by our studio to talk about his art and what we can expect at the exhibit. Promega Art Showcase – […]
A new report from the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance found that new borrowing and debt for the state’s public schools is at an all-time high. Head researcher Dale Knapp joins us to break down the results and implications. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – School Debt Soars
The first month of the Trump Administration has brought pledges to deport undocumented immigrants and start construction of a border wall. State Representative JoCasta Zamarripa, of Milwaukee’s 8th District, joins Tony to talk about actions from the White House, the recent Day Without Latinos demonstration, and a court case involving Sheriff David Clarke.
As part of the latest state budget, Governor Walker announced funding to expand rural broadband access, something he previously declined federal money for. Charlie Preusser, editor of the Crawford County Independent and Kickapoo Scout, talks about the status of internet in his area and the challenges some residents face.