County Commissioners
8:00 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Board Approves Breastfeeding Policy

The Washtenaw County board of commissioners has approved a policy to allow breastfeeding in all county owned and leased facilities.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

10:06 am
Thu August 2, 2012

Comment Anonymity

A newspaper in the State of Washington is fighting a right to privacy battle. It's an effort to preserve the anonymity of a person who posted a disparaging comment on the paper's website.  Does that happen here at home? WEMU's Bob Eccles reports, the policy at Ann Arbor-dot-com does allow for anonymous posts, and it is a frequent topic of conversation in the newsroom.

Federalism vs. State's Rights
9:36 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Saying Goodbye - Federal and State Relationships

The American Civil Liberties Union
The Constitutional Accountability Center

On this last regular episode of the 8-season Lynn Rivers Show, Lynn talks to Carrie Moss from the American Civil Liberties Union and Elizabeth Wydra from the Constitutional Accountability Center about health care reform and gay marriage, focusing on the constitutional relationship between the state and federal governments.

Power, Public and Private
9:40 am
Tue April 17, 2012

The White House and the Media and the Foreclosure Debacle


Inside the White House and holding on to your house on this week's Lynn Rivers Show from WEMU. Lynn's guests this week are Mother Jones' Washington Bureau Chief David Corn, and Pro Publica investigative reporter Paul Kiel.