Watch Latest Episode: 10thirtysix, 5/17/2018 - Los Lecheros: Dairy Farmers, A Discussion
May 17, 2018
This is a special edition of 10thirtysix. We dedicate this half hour to Wisconsin's $43 billion dollar dairy industry and why farmers are employing immigrant workers to survive. Following the trailer of the short documentary "Los Lecheros: Dairy Farmers," host Portia Young talks with several guests about this issue. Panelists are: Coburn Dukehart from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, John Rosenow, owner of Rosenholm Farm in Buffalo County, Shaun Duvall, interpreter for dairy producers and their workers, Georgia Pabst, Milwaukee journalist.
October 19, 2017
After many hotly debated committee meetings, some members of the Milwaukee Common Council and community advocates don't see eye-to-eye with the Health Department's strategy for getting the word out on lead risks in paint, water and the soil. Ald. Tony Zielinski and others have put forth proposals that would shift the Health Department's priorities when it comes to informing the public on lead in the water. Meanwhile, other elected officials, including state Sen. Lena Taylor, say none of the new policies go far enough to protect vulnerable residents.
August 4, 2017
Milwaukee PBS’ Raul Galvan returns to his home country of Cuba to reflect on how the relationship between the nations has changed in recent years.
President Donald Trump kept a campaign promise last week in Miami’s Little Havana neighborhood by signing an executive order tightening restrictions on travel and trade with Cuba, rolling back President Barack Obama’s relaxing of relations between the United States and the island.