Jan Miyasaki talks with Melinda Brennan, Executive Director of the ACLU of Wisconsin, about their many activities, including education, advocacy & lobbying, and impact litigation in their effort to be […]
Newly Introduced Bill Aims to Take Voting Rights from Convicted Felons...
The pair of bills, introduced to the state legislature today, would further limit voting rights for people who have been convicted of a felony. Under current state law, those people […]
Jailed Wisconsinites face numerous hurdles when voting
As of 2020, more than half of Wisconsin’s county jails had no formal, codified policies for jail-based voting. That’s according to a new report issued earlier this week by the […]
State lawmakers propose barring trans student athletes from women̵...
Today, Republican state lawmakers proposed legislation that would bar trans athletes from competing in school sports. The bills, introduced by State Rep. Barbara Dittrich, a Republican from Oconomowoc, would prevent […]
Wisconsin Senate Hears Arguments on Immigration Bill
A bill introduced in the Wisconsin senate in April would require local governments to obey state and federal immigration enforcement laws. In a heated public hearing today, supporters and opponents […]
The History and Practice of Civil Disobedience
Today’s show is all about civil disobedience: the history and practice, strategies, and its role in public and political life. Our guests for the hour are from the ACLU of […]
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