Last November, an officer-involved shooting in northern Wisconsin resulted in the death of a fourteen-year-old Bad River Tribe member Jason Pero. After a Department of Justice investigation into the shooting, the LaCroix District Attorney found last Friday that no charges would be filed against the officer, Brock Mrdjenovich. Gil Halsted speaks with Danielle Kaeding, a […]
Host Esty Dinur talks about national marijuana politics with Justin Strekal, Political Director for the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), and about Californian cannabis farms being displaced by large corporations in Humboldt County with Dani Burkhart, treasurer for the Humboldt County Cannabis Chamber of Commerce.
Gil Halsted looks at the relationship between county law enforcement officers and Native American tribal communities. He speaks with Sandra Gokee, cousin of Jason Pero, the fourteen-year old citizen of the Bad River Band who was shot and killed by a County Sheriff Deputy on November 8th, 2017. Ms. Gokee was placed on administrative leave, […]
Lilada Gee takes another look at the messy process of forgiveness, with Dr. Jennifer Rounds-Bryant, a psychologist out of North Carolina specializing in forgiveness, who is working with Gillian this month on a forgiveness issue. Together, they look at the things holding you, the listener, back and the quest to let these things go. Also discussed: […]
Carousel Bayrd interviews Yogesh Chawla and Britt Cudaback, two of four candidates running in the Dane County Board of Supervisors District 6 race. Incumbent Supervisor John Hendrick is not seeking re-election. Next tuned for next Tuesday’s edition of APA, when we hear from Heather Driscoll and Pam Porter, the other two candidates in the race.
What’s going on with Pacifica Radio Network? They have faced a financial crisis for years, stemming from paying rent to the Empire State Realty Trust, who house the transmitter for Pacifica station WBAI in New York. In 2016, a legal judgement allowed the Empire State Realty Trust to seize Pacifica’s assets if Pacifica was unable to […]