Have you been following the Madison protests against the proposed Dane County jail? Did you hear about the “die-in” on the steps of the City-County Building?
The Poem of the Week — this time from the Friday December 5 “Black Lives Matter” rally at the South Madison Police Station.
What is the police response to Ferguson? What does this mean for the Madison police department? Will changes be made? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find our more!
MADISON (WORT) — The people of Madison responded Tuesday to news out of Ferguson, MO, by peacefully protesting outside the Dane County Jail and marching around the Capitol Square. In Our Backyard spoke to community leaders, Madison Police Chief Mike Koval, and protesters in the streets.
On Day 2 of our fall pledge drive, “There’s no place like WORT,” we talked about the book “Killing Trayvons,” Michael Brown, and Ferguson. Check out this edition of A Public Affair to hear more!
The New Yorker’s Jelani Cobb reflects on his trip to Ferguson, Missouri.