WBEZ | Wattstax http://www.wbez.org/tags/wattstax Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: May Day http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-05-01/morning-shift-may-day-106920 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/MorningShift_CMS_tile_1200x900_18.png" alt="" /><p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/the-morning-shift-may-day.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/the-morning-shift-may-day" target="_blank">View the story "The Morning Shift: May Day" on Storify</a>]<h1>The Morning Shift: May Day</h1><h2>From the meaning of work to musical mashups, the Morning Shift serves up its usual mix of news and conversations</h2><p>Storified by <a href="http://storify.com/WBEZ"></a>&middot; Tue, Apr 30 2013 14:57:01</p><div><b>Downstate Fracking</b><div>WBEZ Environmental blogger Chris Bentley has the latest on the downstate tug of war over fracking.<br></div></div><div>Illinois Republicans push for fracking bill vote(AP) - House Republicans cranked up the pressure today for a vote on legislation regulating high-volume oil and gas drilling in the state...</div><div><b>Boston Bloomberg</b><p>Bloomberg reporter Kathleen Howley outlines how Boston police made some errors in their pursuit-and ultimate capture-of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.</p></div><div>Boston Manhunt 'Missed the Boat' as Police Skip StreetSue Lund lives about five blocks from where police engaged in a wild shootout April 19 with the two Boston Marathon bombing suspects and ...</div><div><b>The Meaning Of Work</b>-May Day is a celebration of the worker. But what's the state of the worker today? &nbsp;University of Iowa Professor of Leisure Studies Ben Hunnicut gives us the good news, and the not-so-good news.&nbsp;<br></div><div><b>WattStax</b>-The hosts of Sound Opinions dive into the meaning and the music behind one of the most soulful, funky documentary films in history.&nbsp;</div><div>Wattstax (1973) movie trailersoulkissed</div><div><b>Morning Shift Mashup Series</b>-<p>Our mash-up series continues with Chicago MC and hip-hop artist Psalm One. &nbsp;For the series, she blends the music of indie rockers Spoon with that of hip-hop pioneers Public Enemy, and tosses in a splash of L’il Kim to round it out.</p><div><br></div></div><div>Psalm One - Woman At Workhightowerandjones</div></noscript></p> Wed, 01 May 2013 08:24:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-05-01/morning-shift-may-day-106920