Join Wisconsin Historical Society Press author Richard Pifer as he discusses his new book, “The Great War Comes to Wisconsin: Sacrifice, Patriotism, and Free Speech in a Time of Crisis”. Pifer will touch on the American homefront experience through a Wisconsin lens: the political debates over war policy, the worry over loved ones fighting overseas, […]
Is it possible that Snowden might get asylum in Brazil? What is the relationship like between the United States and Brazil today? Listen to today’s show to find out more!
On Wednesday, Dec 5, our host Jan Miyasaki speaks with Justin Elliott, an investigative reporter at ProPublica, to speak about his piece Meet the Think Tankers: Advising the U.S. Military in Kabul. Justin began his piece amidst the media frenzy regarding former CIA Director General Petraeus’ extra-marital affair, and was struck by the reference in […]
On Wednesday November 14, our host Jan Miyasaki interviewed Joshua Kors, investigative reporter for The Nation, covering military and veteran’s issues. He is the winner of the National Magazine Award, for his series on how military doctors purposely misdiagnose soldiers wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan with personality disorders in order to deny them medical care […]