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

Listener Sponsored Community Radio in Madison, WI

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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 Riffle 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
Two part show: Cleaning Pollution with Mushrooms, then Nuclear Threat

We start the show with co-founders of Myco Rising Aaron Cutler and Kacy Zander. They are attempting to clean up... more

19 May 2023 · 53 minutes
CUNA Mutual Workers are Going on Strike. Why?

CMG United (OPEIU 39), the Union representing more than 400 employees at Madison-based insurance company CUNA Mutual Group, will be... more

18 May 2023 · 53 minutes
Kids & Social Media

When Carousel’s daughter said “Everyone is on Instagram but me,” Carousel thought, “Certainly she’s exaggerating.”  She wasn’t. Within an hour... more

17 May 2023 · 53 minutes
Stories from an Abortion Doula

Today’s guest is the author of a beautiful new book that features the stories of many people who had... more

16 May 2023 · 54 minutes
Studying Madison’s Urban Red Foxes and Coyotes

Last month, five foxes were translocated from the Glen Golf Course by the UW Urban Canid Project. This project researches... more

15 May 2023 · 53 minutes
A Public Affair
Line 5 Pipeline Update
A Public Affair