On Tuesday February 19th, Norm Stockwell spoke with a distinguished panel of guests regarding Governor Scott Walker’s proposed state budget. The panel included journalist Rebecca Kemble from The Progressive Magazine, Mike McCabe from the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, Jon Peacock from the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, and Robert Craig from Citizen Action Wisconsin.
The Solidarity Singers and other peaceful protesters camped out in front of the Assembly chambers during Governor Walker’s State of the State Address last night. In Our Backyard producer Dylan Brogan was also there and he caught up with a few local democrats to get their reaction to the Governor’s big speech. He spoke to […]
On the morning after the Governor’s State of the State address, host Jan Miyasaki speaks with Dane Varese of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Dane is the group’s Outreach Director. One of the main themes of Governor Walker’s speech was the mining bill that he hopes the legislature will pass. It would clear the way […]
Thursday, July 19 our host Tony Castaneda interviewed Jenna Pope, a member of the Overpass Light Brigade and a protester in the ‘Walker Wars’. They discuss The Over Pass Light Brigade and Jenna’s ascent to political activism. For more information on Overpass Light Brigade : http://overpasslightbrigade.org/
Molly Stentz (subbing for Tonya Brito) allowed listeners to provide their reactions to Tuesday’s recall election results. Listeners provided their take on the failed recall efforts and projections for the future. Yesterday, Tuesday June 5th, Scott Walker successfully defeated recall efforts. What does this mean for the future of the state? What will happen to […]
On the big election day Cynthia interviewed Kristen Crowell (executive director of We Are Wisconsin), Aime Williams (director of We are Wisconsin the film), and Brian Austin (Madison police officer featured in the film). “WE ARE WISCONSIN! is a feature length documentary film that follows the day-to-day unfolding of public outcry against Wisconsin Governor Scott […]