For President Trump, the unthinkable is thinkable — using nuclear weapons, that is. Jan talks with Drs. Paula Rogge and Monica Vohman, members of the steering committee of the Wisconsin chapter of the Physicians and Healthcare Professionals for Social Responsibility about how irrational it would be to consider such a course of action.
Maryland is one of the wealthiest states in the U.S., but funding for the Baltimore public schools has declined for over 50 years — according to Dr. Helen Atkinson of the Teachers’ Democracy Project. No potable water for over 10 years due to lead contamination, boilers that cannot keep up in cold weather, and more. […]
Jan talks with David Giffey about the Martin Luther King Jr., his peaceful ideals, and a celebration of his life in Spring Green on Saturday, January 20th, 2018.
Women in the service industry as victims of work-related assault or harassment may not have the power to name their predators. Jenny Brown of the National Women’s Liberation and Labor Notes talks with Jan about what options are available and what unions can do to help.
Literature and art is alive and well in Madison! One of the premier venues, the Arts + Literature Laboratory, has provided a site for over 250 events and shows in just two years! Rita Reese and Jolynne Roorda, founders, talk about the space, the origins, and the two year anniversary party this Saturday at 7:00.
Jan talks with Elizabeth Gotein, Co-Director, Liberty & National Security Program at the Brennan Center for Justice, about the upcoming vote to renew the FISA government surveillance approval program, and the “USA Rights Act” amendment which seeks to limit government overreach.