On August 18, 2018, Ann Brickson of Madison, Wisconsin passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones. Throughout her life, she was committed to working for social justice and addressing domestic violence. On today’s episode, Lilada spends the hour honoring Ann and her life’s work with guests Dr. Alice Belcher, Ali Muldrow, Valerie Nash, and Wanda […]
Carl and Denise, as the Dude and the Dame, discuss current challenges and ongoing struggles in the world of labor, social justice, and our common well-being with encouraging (or angry) music and shoutouts to those working hard on the front lines.
Jan talks with social activist Sr. Maureen McDonnell about an upcoming Ecumenical Peace Working Group meeting this coming Saturday, April 7th. at Edgewood College
How can tech be used to create change in our communities? Join us December 6th at 6 pm as we explore ways to connect the tech industry with leaders of nonprofits and social-justice organizations who need their help over light appetizers and refreshments. The evening will feature talks from speakers Hilary Stohs-Krause, Primary Organizer for […]
Today, Patty Peltekos focuses on the Women, Food and Agriculture Network. WFAN is having its annual conference in Madison this week, from Thursday, November 2nd to Saturday, November 4th at the Sheraton Madison Hotel. The theme this year is “1997 – 2017: Rooted in History, Growing for the Future.” Patty speaks with Bridget Holcomb, Executive Director […]
n the Madison Civics Club for its first event of the 2017-18 Speaker Series! Elizabeth Cline, journalist and author of OVERDRESSED: THE SHOCKINGLY HIGH COST OF CHEAP FASHION will speak on the environmental and social costs of fast fashion. Lesley Sager, interior designer, activist, and founder of Merry-Go-Strong, a woman’s craft cooperative in Kenya, will […]