Report On Milwaukee Police Relations, Pizza Farms, DACA Decision

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A recent report from the Department of Justice said that relations between the Milwaukee Police Department and the city are deteriorating. The president of Milwaukee’s NAACP chapter is with us to share his reaction. President Trump announced plans to end the DACA program, which provided some amnesty to people brought into the U.S. illegally as children. We discuss the impact it would have on the economy and the Trump Administration. We also talk with a Wisconsin farmer about a new trend of hosting pizza nights that showcase ingredients grown on site.

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    A draft report from the Department of Justice found that trust between Milwaukee residents and law enforcement was at a criticial low. Fred Royal, President of the Milwaukee NAACP, joins us to talk about how the city got to where it is now and what can be done to build trust.

  • Pizza Night On The Farm Brings Together Community And Local Food

    We talk with a local farmer about hosting pizza nights where pizzas are made from ingredients grown right on the farm.

  • Consequences Of The End Of DACA

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Karl Christenson Producer
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • Fred Royal Guest
  • Tony Schultz Guest
  • Priscilla Alvarez Guest