8 O'Clock Buzz
You know the saying “Money talks” — but does it speak with a male voice? Rickey Gard Diamond talks to Jan Miyasaki about her new book “Screwnomincs: How Our Economy Works Against Women and Real Ways to Make a Lasting Change”.
“Social change happens in many ways”, says Lisa Stulberg, associate professor of Sociology at NYU. Her recent book, “LGBTQ Social Movement”, discussed what it takes to have a social movement take hold in society.
The Outrider Foundation seeks to educate the public about nuclear war and global climate change using cutting edge digital media. Their latest project shows what might happen if a nuclear warhead were detonated at any particular location. Based on their simulation, a warhead detonated over the Wisconsin State Capitol could create a 63-mile heat blast […]
Bobby BlueJacket first came to notoriety in 1948 when the Oklahoma eighteen-year old shot and killed Bill Klein with a sawed-off shotgun. The trial of the Shawnee teen drew big crowds, and BlueJacket was eventually sentenced to 99 years in prison. Over time, BlueJacket’s lawyers got the sentence reduced, and Bluejacket was eventually released. By […]
This week, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before three U.S. Congressional Committees about the company’s data leak to political consultant Cambridge Analytica, involving personal data from as many as 87,000,000 Facebook users. Cambridge Analytica allegedly used the data to “micro-target” pro-Trump ads to swing voters. A new study suggests that the Cambridge […]
Join the celebration of the 5th anniversary of the Madison Hmong Language & Culture Enrichment Program! Jan talks with one of the organizers, Mai Zong Vue, about the program and celebration on April 28, 2018.