Why is the Declaration of Independence, one of the most profound documents in the history of government, rarely read from start to finish? Why do so few Americans actually know what it says? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
MADISON (WORT) — This week, Rebecca Kemble announced her candidacy to represent Madison’s 18th District on the city’s North Side. Kemble is a worker-owner at Union Cab Cooperative and a writer for the Progressive Magazine. She joins Dylan Brogan in the WORT studio.
How do you belong to a community without conforming to it? How do you acknowledge tragedy without exploiting it? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to hear more!
Ali Abunimah is author The Battle for Justice in Palestine and One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse. He is a contributor to The Goldstone Report: The Legacy of the Landmark Investigation of the Gaza Conflict (Nation Books). He has contributed to several other books and written hundreds of articles on the question of Palestine in a wide array of publications. Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to hear Allen’s interview with Mr. Abunimah!
What is the cost of The War on Terror for those who have been its targets? Who is the “homegrown enemy?” What counterterrorism structures have been implemented in the U.S. and Europe? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
MADISON (WORT) — Despite the noticeable uptick in borrowing outlined in his 2015 Executive Capital Budget, Madison Mayor Paul Soglin is now contemplating a veto of the entire budget because of future debt payments the city is slated to incur.