Friday host Esty Dinur chats with journalist Gary Rivlin, co-reporter of “Government By Goldman: Gary Cohn Is Giving Goldman Sachs Everything It Ever Wanted From the Trump Administration,” published this week on The Intercept in partnership with Michael Hudson and The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute.
Madison’s Truax Field is a finalist for the Air Force F35 Jet program. What are the pros and cons of housing the fighter jets in Dane County? Esty Dinur discusses this with Rosanne Greco, Barbara Smith, and Willy Becker. But first up, Alhaji Njai joins the program to discuss the mudslide disaster in Freetown, where […]
The domestic terrorism in Charlottesville, Virginia, has brought important conversations on white supremacy and hate groups to national news. Esty Dinur hosts an open line featuring listener reactions to the recent events.
President Trump announced last week that Taiwan-based Foxconn is going to look at Wisconsin to create a 1,000-acre campus. Since then, legislators have laid out the benefits the state will gain from this, as well as the potential detriments. One area of concern as of late is the push back of environmental regulations presented in the […]
You may have gone and seen some of the big blockbusters this summer, full of action, special effects and suspense. This hour, we learn about the government intervention and propaganda that some say are spread through Hollywood. Esty Dinur is joined by Matthew Alford and Tom Secker, co-authors of the new book National Security Cinema […]
Today’s show concludes our interviews with the candidates for the WORT Board. Esty Dinur talks with the remaining candidates in the Supporting Member category, Jim Bredeson, Dave Devereaux-Weber and Fred Olsen. The Listener-Sponsor group consists of 4 of the 11 seats, and includes anyone who has made at least an annual, basic ($40) listener-sponsorship level contribution […]