Live music performances will celebrate the release of another volume of Wisconsin protest songs, featuring more new and original tunes for a new day of resistance! This extravaganza will include performances by the Whiskey Farm, Ken Lonnquist, Borderlands, Tom Kastle, the Getaway Drivers, the Material Boys, Lyric Advisory Board, VO5, BingBong, Annelies: A German Art […]
WORT-FM is proud to be a media sponsor for the ACLU fundraiser at the High Noon on Wed. June 28 from 6:30-9:30 pm. This event is also a release party for Songs of Resistance, the fourth CD by local folk rock band The Whiskey Farm. All proceeds from the door will go to the American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin. […]
On the Thursday morning 8 O’Clock Buzz, Tony Castaneda was joined by author, Michael Duffy. Duffy and Castaneda discuss Duffy’s new book, “I Can’t Recall: A Year in Wisconsin Politics.” The book is the story of the Wisconsin Uprising and the unbelievable public response to Scott Walker’s attack on collective bargaining rights. “If […]
On Monday February 11th. guest host Jonathan Rosenblum reminded listeners not to forget the anniversary of the war on collective bargaining. He spoke with members of The Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin (ICWJ) about the Uprising and the current situation of public sector workers.