Jerome and Radio M host Tony Sarabia remember Jamaican producer Coxsone Dodd. His recordings at the legendary Studio One facility in Kingston put reggae on the map and made names out of artists like Bob Marley and Lee Scratch Perry. Coxsone Dodd died in 2004.
As part of our Here, There series, we're taking a look at different gun cultures. One country where guns are readily available and gun crime remains low is Switzerland. The Swiss issue automatic assault rifles and ammunition to all young men.
As a former Chicago theater journalist specializing in print media—I covered theater for Time Out Chicago, the Sun-Times and the Reader—my passion for cultural criticism and fear about its shrinking resources inspired me to explore nontraditional forms of theater journalism.The result is
Debating debates, DREAM Act, and DADTMissed anything this week in Chicago-area politics? Never fear! WBEZ elections producer Kristin Moo here, and I’ve beefed up my Google Reader and perked up my ears to keep track for you.
WBEZ’s Richard Steele Guest-hosts Worldview and continues our occasional series Images, Movies and Race. He talks with media analyst and lecturer Brenda Verner about how the historic imagery of black men and women in media and culture has impacted black culture, customs an