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Civil Discourse | Progressive Radio; Grassroots media; current events; history; Democrat views; Republican views; liberal; conservative
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Location: Wisconsin
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April 20, 2014 03:28 PM PDT

Our Best Show Yet!

Civil Discourse is a locally run Progressive Radio Show which is hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. They lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with their own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

Great show this week! Rob Zerban joins us at 11:00 to discuss his run in the Democratic Primary for Paul Ryan's seat. At 11:30, Rob's primary opponent, Amar Kaleka, joins us to discuss his run in the primary. What seperates these candidates from each other and from Paul Ryan? Be sure to check out this week's episode of Civil Discourse to compare and contrast both Democratic candidates for Wisconsin's first Congressional District!

April 13, 2014 11:31 AM PDT

Civil Discourse is a Progressive Radio Show hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. We lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with our own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

An awesome-jam-packed episode this week. The GOP is continue to purge any
hint of moderation from their party. Tom Petri and Mike Ellis both announce that they will not seek re-election in 2014.

In the second half of the show, we are joined by the Executive Director of Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, Mike McCabe. Mike joins us to discuss the video that was release this week exposing State Senator Mike Ellis (R) talking about illegal campaign activities. What does this mean for Ellis? What does it mean for 2014? What does it mean for Scott Walker when the 2nd ranking Senate Republican said that "Walker is working for Walker"?

April 06, 2014 12:21 PM PDT

Civil Discourse is a local radio show hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. They lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with their own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

Excellent show this week! We are joined by Wisconsin State Senator Jon Erpenbach to discuss Badgercare, marijuana laws, voter suppression, and more!

Paul Ryan submitted a new budget, find out the specifics on this week's episode of Civil Discourse!

March 30, 2014 03:15 PM PDT

Civil Discourse is Wisconsin's most informative Progressive Radio Program! Hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. They lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with their own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

In this episode we will be joined by Laura Hanson of 350.org to give us an update on the Keystone XL Pipeline and the catastrophic predictions that the science world is making obout the future for mankind as a result of climate change.

President Obama met with the Pope this week.

Hillary Clinton has a commanding edge in 2016, but new polls don't show the same Democratic enthusiasm for 2014.

March 23, 2014 08:47 AM PDT

A great show this week!!!

Civil Discourse is Wisconsin's most informative Progressive Radio Show; hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. They lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with their own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

In this episode, we are joined by Janesville's own Yuri Rashkin. Yuri discusses the developments in Crimea.

In the second segment, learn about the minimum wage, why it is important and where progress is being made.

March 16, 2014 09:01 AM PDT

A great episode from Wisconsin's most informative Progressive Radio Program! Civil Discourse is a Progressive Radio Show hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. We lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with our own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

This week we are joined by State Senator Tim Cullen to discuss the Republican's war on voting in the state of Wisconsin. Gerrymandered districts: Voter ID requirements; and limiting voting hours are just the beginning. Be sure to check us out so that you are "in the know!"

March 09, 2014 12:13 PM PDT

Civil Discourse is a locally based Progressive Radio show which is hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. They lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with their own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

In this episode we talk about Ron Johnson's attack against the Post Office and the resistance he is getting from big donors in Wisconsin.

Paul Ryan misrepresents the benefits of LBJ's War on Poverty.

February 23, 2014 08:41 AM PST

Civil Discourse is a local radio program hosted by former State Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant.

Peter and Eric connect the dots from historical events to current issues in an effort to correctly predict the outcomes. We lay out current events, expand on the issues, and blend facts with our own take on the subject matter.

This show aims to easily and accurately break down complex political situations for working America.

This Week:
Yuri Rashkin joins us for a discussion on the crisis in Ukraine.

The FCC attempts to restore net neutrality. A story that gets little coverage, but will effect everyone who uses the internet.

The Wisconsin state government has found a way to force workers to work overtime without pay.

Scott Walker has had a very bad week with the release of 27,000 pages of emails showing a secret and illegal email system.

February 09, 2014 07:58 AM PST

A great episode this week!

Senator Peter Bear and Eric Brant are joined by Wisconsin State Rep. Dianne Hesselbein who has proposed new rafting regulations in Wisconsin after the death of a young woman on the rapids.

Hear our discussion on the push for redistricting reform. How does gerrymandering undercut democracy? How does it effect the way your legislators vote on laws that effect you?

Scott Walker says that a raise in the minimum wage is "political grandstanding" as he promotes a tax cut on the wealthy. Mary Burke supports giving the working poor a wage increase of over $5,000.00 per year, but Scott Walker believes that a $150.00 tax cut for "the average homeowner" will be better for the economy.

Learn about all of this and much more on this episode of Civil Discourse.

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