La Crosse Vigil, Hillary Clinton In Milwaukee, Local Perspective On The Syrian Refugee Crisis

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With millions of Syrians displaced by civil war, leaders in Europe and the United States are trying to figure out the best approach to the current refugee crisis. Our guest experts on international issues explain the political, social and economic impact refugees have on other countries. We also get the latest on a vigil that aims to bring La Crosse together after recent violence, and preview Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s visit to Milwaukee.

Featured in this Show

  • La Crosse Vigil Aims For Healing After Recent Gun Violence

    After recent gun violence in La Crosse, a vigil this week aims to bring the community together to heal and find solutions.

  • Preview Of Hillary Clinton In Milwaukee

    Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton has been falling in the polls recently, but can she turn it around? We preview her visit to Milwaukee with a political analyst.

  • Wisconsin Perspectives On Syrian Refugee Crisis

    As a the global refugee crisis in Syria and elsewhere continues to escalate, millions have moved to neighboring countries, hundreds of thousands to Europe, and the U.S. may up its commitment to take in refugees as well. Two Wisconsin experts on international refugee issues explains the politics and health issues surrounding the the mass movement of people fleeing war zones.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Rob Ferrett Producer
  • Matt Oleson Producer
  • Thomas Harris Guest
  • Craig Gilbert Guest
  • Karen Solheim Guest
  • Alise Coen Guest

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