Monday host Patty Peltekos speaks with Douglas Haynes, Professor of English at UW-Oshkosh, where he teaches creative nonfiction, composition, and nature writing. He’s author of Every Day We Live Is the Future, a recent book exploring two Nicaraguan families’ lives and their struggle to combat urban inequality and the extreme effects of climate change.
Host Patty Peltekos speaks with Daniel Stone, editor for National Geographic and author of The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist who Transformed What America Eats. They talk about the life and adventures of food spy David Fairchild, who transported all types of fruit and vegetables to the United States around the turn of the century.
Monday host Patty Peltekos interviews Sarah Van Gelder, co-founder of Yes! Magazine and author of The Revolution Where You Live: Stories From A 12,000-Mile Journey Through A New America. She discusses her road trip across America and the inspiring communities she’s met that are making real political change happen.
Patty Peltekos speaks with the two candidates running for the District 15 seat on the Dane County Board of Supervisors, Brent Renteria and Steven Peters. The third candidate, Joseph Ryan, whose name will still appear on the primary ballot, has dropped out of the race. Topics discussed included the Dane County Manure Handling Facility (the […]
Monday host Patty Peltekos speaks with the two candidates running to represent Dane County Board’s District 24, Anna Gouker and Tanya Buckingham. They discuss various issues specific to District 24 and the City of Monona, including environmental issues, flooding, and transportation.
Investigative journalist Carey Gillam talks about the consequences of glyphosate weedkiller. She’s the author of Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, from Island Press.