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

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The Capitalist Class is Producing Climate Change

In his new book Matt Huber argues that at its root, climate change is a class problem. He joins us... more

02 Jun 2023 · 54 minutes
Jon Melrod on Labor Organizing in the 70’s and 80’s

Joining Allen Ruff on this summer pledge drive addition of A Public Affair is Jon Melrod. A life-long activist and... more

01 Jun 2023 · 52 minutes
World Premiere Wisconsin with Jen Uphoff Gray

When Forward Theater Company’s Jen Uphoff Gray first thought about creating a festival featuring new plays, she was hoping to... more

31 May 2023 · 53 minutes
Linda Janet Holmes: Midwife Practices Throughout the African Diaspora

The birth of her own child sent Linda Janet Holmes on a journey to find a better way. In her... more

30 May 2023 · 53 minutes
Memorial Day Special: WWI Told Through Rock and Roll

This Memorial Day, guest host David Ahrens is joined by two of the musicians behind a historical rock and roll... more

29 May 2023 · 53 minutes
Line 5 Pipeline Update

Last Thursday, U.S. District Judge William Conley said it was unlikely he would rule to shut down Enbridge’s Line 5... more

26 May 2023 · 52 minutes
How are People Being Treated Inside Civil Commitment Facilities

Twenty states and the federal Bureau of Prisons currently detain over 6,000 people, mostly men previously convicted of sex offenses,... more

25 May 2023 · 52 minutes
How the AR-15 Became the Most Popular Gun in the US

About 16 million people in the US own one or more AR-15s according to The Washington Post and Ipsos. That... more

24 May 2023 · 53 minutes
From Rifle to Trowel

On Saturday, June 3rd gun owners can give new life to guns they no longer want. Former Pastor Jeff Wild... more

23 May 2023 · 54 minutes
What’s funny about climate change?

Sometimes it’s just nice to hear someone say the climate is in a death spiral. Dark comedy can give us... more

22 May 2023 · 49 minutes
A Public Affair
The Capitalist Class is Producing Climate Change
A Public Affair