Jerome Dillard of EXPO (Ex incarcerated People Organizing) interviews Wisconsin state senator Lena Taylor about issues related to Wisconsin prisons and the prison system in the state.
Jerome Dillard interviews David Liners from WISDOM, a grassroots organization comprised mostly of religious congregations of many denominations, from about 160 congregations of 19 different religious traditions. Besides criminal justice reform,WISDOM and its local organizations promote Immigrant Rights, Economic Justice, Health Care availability, Public Transportation, Workforce Housing, and more.
“Religion Around Billie Holiday” is the most recent book written by Tracy Fessenden, associate director and faculty head in religious studies at Arizona State University. Her book discusses the culture of religion in society that influenced the person and the music of Billie Holiday, and talks about the book with Jan Miyasaki.
Serving Dane County since 1973, the Rape Crisis Center (RCC) provides services to survivors (and their family and friends) of all forms of sexual violence, including recent sexual assault, past sexual assault, incest (past or present), sexual harassment, and sexual exploitation. Jan talks to Eileen Zeiger, Outreach Coordinator, about the activities and an upcoming movie […]
Worker Justice Wisconsin works toward fair wages, safe working conditions, and promotes collective bargaining for all workers in Wisconsin. Jan Miyasaki talks with Executive Director Becky Schigiel about the organization and an upcoming fundraising faith-labor breakfast on April 27th.
Who owns the bones and artifacts from archeological digs, the museum or the relatives of the peoples buried there? The U.W. Archeological Department will be holding a seminar based on Dr. Chip Colwell’s book “Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America’s Culture” on Thursday, April 19, 4:00, at the Social […]