(WORT) — Thursday night, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee played host to the latest Democratic presidential debate between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders. Dylan Brogan was there for the historic debate and filed this report.
Guest interviewer Nadya Ponce, of Mexico City, talks to Madison’s first “latino” poet laureate Óscar Mireles. Mireles talks about his work—particularly the editing of I Didn’t Know There Were Latinos in Wisconsin–, his origins, and how he learned to speak Spanish.
(WORT) — This week, we cover a small victory for Tiny Houses, legislation making it easier to privatize public water utilities, and the new tenure policy brewing at the University of Wisconsin.
(WORT) — Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker delivered the annual State of the State address this week. The Governor was to turn the corner on a failed presidential run in 2015 and lackluster approval ratings.
Every few weeks or so, the Monday Eight O’Clock Buzz checks in with our far-flung correspondents, scattered hither and yon around the globe. This time around, Brian Standing checked in with Barbara With, our correspondent from the northernmost reach of Wisconsin, out there in Lake Superior on Madeline Island. Barbara talked about the fight for environmental […]
(WORT) — Madison365 recently published “The 28 Most influential African Americans in Wisconsin.” Noting community and political leaders in the state, the list sought to highlight African American leaders who are prominent in Wisconsin.