Louie talks with Jonna Perrillo, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Texas at El Paso. Perrillo talks about her new book, Uncivil Rights: Teachers, Unions and Race in the Battle for School Equity, published in May 2012 by University of Chicago Press http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/U/bo13105548.html
Denise & Norma talk about the hardy pomegranate tree and why it should be a more widely-planted tree in our region. They also talk about the benefits of composting...and why it's not as labor-intensive as you think.
KTEP’s Fall Membership Campaign is quickly approaching. Our goal is to raise $75,000 to support the programming that you listen to each day. As soon as we meet our goal, we will return to regular programming, so don't wait - pledge your support to KTEP now!