Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 6:00am
After the mass shooting that killed nine in a historic African-American church in Charleston, families of the victims publicly forgave accused shooter Dylann Roof. But what role does forgiveness play for victims of violent crimes? And how does forgiveness affect those who perpetrate violence? Joy...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 7:00am
The Milwaukee County Transit System and its drivers' union met with a federal mediator Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to avoid a strike that could start as soon as Wednesday morning. Joy Cardin gets an update on the story from WPR reporter Chuck Quirmbach.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 7:15am
Considering Supreme Court decisions on gay marriage and Obamacare, a decline in support for the Confederate flag, a rise in governments increasing the minimum wage, and other recent news items, Joy Cardin and her guests discuss this week’s Big Question: Is America becoming more liberal?
Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 8:00am
On Saturday, Bree Newsome committed an act of civil disobedience by climbing the flagpole outside of the South Carolina state capitol and removing the confederate flag. Joy Cardin speaks to a civil rights historian about the effects of civil disobedience on politics in American history and if civil...