Posts Tagged: Madison WI

GUN SAFETY = GUN SENSE (Part Two)

Guests:  Jennifer Heinz Rosen, leader/trainer, MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA; Bob Mokos, Survivor Fellow, EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY Every day 96 Americans are killed with guns. Nearly two-thirds of gun deaths are suicides. The U.S. gun suicide rate is eight times that of other high-income countries. The U.S. gun homicide rate is… Read more »

THE CANNABIS STORY, CBD OIL, AND WHAT IS LEGAL IN WISCONSIN

Guest:  Jeff Kundert, co-owner of Green RX Madison, president of the American Cannabis Society Cannabis, Marijuana, Hemp, CBD, THC: Perhaps you are as confused as some of the rest of us in understanding what the difference is and what is actually legal. On this program, Jeff Kundert, co-owner of Green RX Madison and president of… Read more »

WHAT IT MEANS TO NEVER GIVE UP: A TRUE STORY…

Guest:  Susan Spahn, author Billy Spahn was 12 years old when he dove off a pier into shallow water at the family’s cottage and broke his neck. He instantly became quadriplegic which was considered a life sentence for never walking again. But he never gave up hope nor did his family. Hope combined with perseverance,… Read more »

MADISON IN THE SIXTIES

Guest:  Stuart Levitan, author, Madison historian, broadcaster Stu Levitan has recently published the civic history of a turbulent decade, “Madison in the Sixties.” No, it’s not a groovy, tie-dyed memoir of hippie life. In fact, as Stu tells us on this program, much about the Sixties in Madison was not groovy at all. The battle… Read more »

THE URGENCY OF UNDERSTANDING CLIMATE CHANGE

Guest:  Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH, Director of UW’s Global Health Institute “Climate change creates new risks and exacerbates existing vulnerabilities in communities across the United States, presenting growing challenges to human health and safety, quality of life, and the rate of economic growth.” This statement is just one of many dire predictions reported in the… Read more »