On today’s show, July 25, 2016, Patty Peltekos hosts Lisa Kivirist, of Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B in Browntown; Kriss Marion, of Circle M Market Farm in Blanchardville; and Lauren Rudensdorf, of Raleigh’s Hillside Farm in Evansville. This year marks the fifth anniversary of the Soil Sisters events in southern Wisconsin, which will take place […]
On the July 22 edition of A Public Affair, Esty Dinur discusses the situation in Turkey with guest Jennifer Loewenstein, including the attempted coup and what has transpired since, and Turkish relations with the U.S., and more. Turkey Jennifer Loewenstein is a senior lecturer of Middle Eastern Studies and English at Penn State University.
Today is the last day of the Republican National Convention. On the Jul 22 edition of A Public Affair, Allen speaks with journalists Arun Gupta and Ruth Conniff live from the convention in Cleveland. Arun Gupta is an investigative reporter and the vice president of developer advocacy at Couchbase. He has been building developer communities […]
WORT welcomes sub host Kevin Fenton to the A Public Affair airwaves. On the first half of the show, Fenton talks with Monona Police Chief Walter Ostrenga on police accountability and oversight. Later he is joined on the phone by Shannon Kearns, a transgender playwright from the Twin Cities to discuss Kearns’s plays and the community […]
Important conversations happening today regarding race relations in Madison. How do we build trust? How do we balance the requirement for people to legally respect police orders vs. people who feel their self worth is being challenged? Today Carousel is joined by Madison Police Captain Kristen Roman and Matthew Braunginn, one of the founder’s of […]
Today is the opening day of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, and will wrap up this Thursday, July 21. On today’s A Public Affair, Patty discusses the presidential campaigns and the Republican National Convention with David Canon, Chair of the University of Wisconsin Department of Political Science.