8 O'Clock Buzz
Wisconsin residents voting in last Tuesday’s primary might have noticed some irregularity in their registration due to a recent purge of the voting rolls. Thursday host Tony Castañeda speaks with Dane County Clerk Scott McDonnell, who says that the purge is linked to a multi-state voter registration database called the Electronic Information Registration Center (ERIC).
In the wake of the nation’s most recent school shooting, Thursday host Tony Castañeda speaks with students at East High School, who say they are always concerned about the possibility of a school shooting. They were invited to testify at the Capitol this week by State Representative Chris Taylor, during debate to take up a bill […]
With cuts to the DNR, lax persecution of pollution violators, high volume wells used by corporate farms and companies, and new laws which allow unregulated filling of wetlands, Wisconsin legislators are moving our water protection backwards, all in the interest of corporations. Jan speaks with Raj Shukla, Executive Director of the River Alliance of Wisconsin, […]
So pertinent to mass shootings which have become numbingly routine in the U.S., Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz’ new book, “Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment” talks about the history of gun ownership, rights, and gun’s relationship to power and domination in the U.S. She talks with Jan Miyasaki about the book and the history […]
Israel is moving forward with the demolition of the Palestinian village of Susiya, despite world-wide condemnation. Jan Miyasaki speaks directly to a Susiya resident and spokesman, Nasser Nawajah, about the issue and its potential impact on the villagers.
The human brain is a fiendishly complicated and ultimately, delicate, organ precariously balanced on the top of our spines in a hard case of bone. The human skull has evolved to do a fairly good job of protecting its precious contents against most normal day-to-day bumps and scrapes, but it isn’t really up to the […]