The Oscars 2019, Sex Trafficking in Wisconsin

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In this Nov. 14, 2018 photo, actor John David Washington, star of “BlacKkKlansman,” poses for a portrait at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rebecca Cabage/Invision/AP)

The Academy Awards will take place this weekend with movies like “BlacKkKlansman,” “The Favorite” and “A Star is Born” in the running. We talk with a movie critic and get his picks. We also hear from two Milwaukee-based sex trafficking victim advocates about what it’s really like to be trafficked and what we can do about the problem.

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  • Previewing The 2019 Academy Awards

    The 2019 Academy Awards are coming up this weekend. With no clear frontrunner for best picture, and no host, it could be a very interesting ceremony. A movie critic joins us to preview this year’s event and break down the nominees.

  • School Sisters Of Notre Dame Luncheon Brings Attention To Sex Trafficking In Our State

    Sex trafficking happens around the nation and in our state but unless it has directly impacted you, we don’t talk about it much. We hear from two Milwaukee-based women working hard to get victims the resources and support they need to stay out of the path of crime and lead fulfilling lives.

    More information about sex trafficking in our state will be shared at the Women’s Leadership Luncheon on Thursday, March 7th, from 11:30am to 1:00pm on the campus of Mount Mary University. Attending is free but registration is required by February 28th.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Natalie Guyette Producer
  • Reggie Ponder Guest
  • Rachel Monaco-Wilcox Guest
  • Sister Rosemary Bonk Guest

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