Monday, February 24, 2014, 6:00pm
This one-hour special examines the relevance and meaning of civil rights in the 21st century and the relationship between the Civil Rights Movement and the efforts of women, other people of color, and the LGBT community to expand our traditional definitions of equality.
Monday, February 17, 2014, 6:00pm
In this episode of State of the Re:Union, the “I Have a Dream” speech has become the shorthand of the Civil Rights Movement - but we might never have heard it, if it were not for another man, who’s largely been forgotten by history: Bayard (BY-yurd) Rustin. In this program hour, we...
Thursday, February 13, 2014, 1:30pm
Wisconsin Public Radio webcast the annual State of the Tribes speech on Thursday, February 13, 2014 from the state capitol. Laurie Boivin, the newly-elected chairwoman of the Menominee Nation, gave the speech focusing on issues of importance to Wisconsin's Native American community.
Monday, February 10, 2014, 6:00pm
In this episode of State of the Re:Union, a tiny town in the Appalachian foothills of Ohio where, for a century, residents have shared the common bond of identifying as African-American despite the fact that they look white. Racial lines have been blurred to invisibility, and people...