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Tune in Monday July 5th for an Independence Day themed musical access hour. You’ll hear an eclectic mix of songs about the 4th of July and patriotism. It’s an irreverent and sometimes angry mix of music inspired by the famous quote from Samuel Johnson- “Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel” And Mark Twain’s admonition – […]
Gil produces “An Eclectic mix of Xmas music including, folk. Rock, classical, Reggae and traditional styles,” some a little more on the tougher side of Christmas…
Today on the show, guest host Gil Halsted is joined in the studio by Laila Hassan, co-founder of Women in Hebron, a Palestinian nonprofit fair-trade cooperative, to talk about her experience supporting women’s work in the West Bank. Women in Hebron are hosting two sale events in Wisconsin this weekend: – Saturday, December 14, 2:00 […]
In this September 20th edition of the WORT Week-in-Review, we hear about the city council’s vote on F-35 jets, the mayor’s plan for bus rapid transit, a right to die law coming to Wisconsin, state lawmakers skirting public records requests with fees, and the origins of gentrification. Contributors to this episode are Abigail Becker, Jade […]
Today we bring you a two-part episode on the public’s right to information hosted by Gil Halsted. First up, Bill Lueders, president of the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council and editor of The Progressive, sheds some light on Senate Bill 50, which proposes to regulate the use of police body cams. Then, we hear from Jonathan […]