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A Public Affair
A Public Affair
Patty Peltekos, Carousel Bayrd, Ali Muldrow, Allen Ruff, & Esty Dinur

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Bridging the Digital Divide for Girls and Youth of Color in STEM

“The problem is not these kids—the problem is a society that has a dynamic of competition and pushing out our... more

24 May 2022 · 52 minutes
Kim Kelly on the Queer, BIPOC, and Disabled Heroes of Labor History

Continuing our celebration of Labor History Month here on the show, today guest host Karma Chávez is in conversation with... more

23 May 2022 · 54 minutes
A Palestinian Former Soldier on the Israeli–Palestinian Conflict

“If the political leaders don’t want to or can’t bring peace, let the soldiers do it!” For today’s show, Friday host... more

20 May 2022 · 53 minutes
Unions Are Making a Comeback

“We’re in a really exciting labor moment,” says sociologist Erin Hatton. “Coming out of the trauma of COVID, this may... more

19 May 2022 · 51 minutes
Meet Syed Abbas and Analiese Eicher for State Assembly District 46

For today’s Meet the Candidates show, Wednesday host Carousel Bayrd speaks with two candidates running for Wisconsin State Assembly District... more

18 May 2022 · 52 minutes
Unpacking the Breastfeeding Debate

Parents and caregivers of infants are scrambling to find baby formula during the nationwide shortage. There is a lot at... more

17 May 2022 · 55 minutes
How The Field School is Transforming Higher Education

It’s a common experience for many university undergraduates: You’re told to spend a certain number of hours doing community service,... more

16 May 2022 · 53 minutes
Data Privacy in a Post-Roe World

In the wake of last week’s leaked Supreme Court opinion draft about the likely overturning of Roe v. Wade, a... more

13 May 2022 · 53 minutes
Anatol Lieven on Ukraine, Russia, and the U.S.

Continuing his coverage of Russia’s war on Ukraine, today Allen Ruff speaks with Anatol Lieven from the Quincy Institute for... more

12 May 2022 · 52 minutes
The Housing Crisis and Modern-Day Redlining

The U.S. is facing a major affordable housing crisis. Why are rent and mortgage rates soaring? How long is this... more

11 May 2022 · 53 minutes
A Public Affair
Bridging the Digital Divide for Girls and Youth of Color in STEM
A Public Affair