Thursday on Lake Effect: Anti-Immigrant Climate, Recreating the Third Ward Fire, 'Elephant House'
Thursday on Lake Effect:
Today on the show, some historical context for the current controversy over immigrations and Muslims in this country. A novelist looks back at another time in history when anti-immigrant emotion ran high. Why Twitter is the means the Milwaukee Public Museum chose to recreate a notorious day in the city’s history, and a new book illustrates the remarkable relationship between zoo elephants and their human keepers.
- Art Cyr, foreign policy contributor
- B.A. Shapiro, author, The Muralist
- Jaclyn Kelly, Milwaukee Public Museum
- Dick Blau & Nigel Rothfels, Elephant House