WORT Fall Pledge Drive: Resisting the Status Quo We chose “Resisting the Status Quo” for the Fall 2017 Pledge Drive because that’s been WORT’s mantra since we went on the air in 1975. WORT was established by people with no background in radio. They wanted a radio station by the community for the community. A […]
Ingredients: Makes about 16 mugs (8 ounces each) 1 gallon fresh apple cider or unfiltered apple juice 1 medium orange 1 (1 1/2-inch) piece fresh ginger 5 (3-inch) cinnamon sticks 1 tablespoon whole cloves 1 tablespoon whole allspice berries 5 star anise pods Bourbon or brandy (optional) Orange slices, for serving (optional) Directions: Pour the […]
Madison’s Truax Field is a finalist for the Air Force F35 Jet program. What are the pros and cons of housing the fighter jets in Dane County? Esty Dinur discusses this with Rosanne Greco, Barbara Smith, and Willy Becker. But first up, Alhaji Njai joins the program to discuss the mudslide disaster in Freetown, where […]
“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” -Fredrick Douglas Rev. David Smith fills in for Lilada Gee on this edition of A Public Affair. There have been a number of key issues that have been raised regarding Madison teens. One of the issues that has received a lot of attention […]
The domestic terrorism in Charlottesville, Virginia, has brought important conversations on white supremacy and hate groups to national news. Esty Dinur hosts an open line featuring listener reactions to the recent events.
Allen Ruff hosts Matt Rothschild for a weekly roundup discussing the state of our state, nation, and the world. Rothschild is the executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. He’s recently traveled around the state writing commentaries and discussing the current political scene the U.S. is witnessing today.