Subscribe to our Podcast.
Trauma Centers: The AMp has discussed how not having a trauma center on the south side affects Chicago residents, but this also affects residents of Northwest Indiana. Two weeks ago a Merrillville police officer died of a gunshot wound possibly because of the travel time to the nearest Level 1 in Oak Lawn. WBEZ reporter Mike Puente tells us how NWI wants and could get their own fully equipped ER.
Chicago South Asian Film Festival: The CSAFF kicks off today and we will be joined by Deepti D’Cunha, the international film curator and Shalini Trivedi, a festival director, to get the scoop on the best films to catch.
Coya Paz: The doctor is in to figure out whether the sun will set on the British Empire today as Scotland votes for independence and whether it’s GOOD or BAD that Humboldt Park has become a destination neighborhood in Chicago.
Parenting and Entrepreneurship: Starting businesses doesn’t have to stop when you start a family. We’ll get advice from Jill Salzman host of the podcast Breaking Down Your Business and founder of FoundingMoms.com, a network of small business owners who also have to juggle a family.
Council of Feminist Thought: We are joined by Cassandra Gaddo of the Step Up Women’s Network to talk about the most UN-Feminist Wednesday week in the NFL’s history, an ever elusive paycheck fairness law, and dress codes for teenagers,
Medical Marijuana: Medical marijuana should be available in Illinois within the next year and our colleagues at WBEZ are covering the many issues the new policies could raise. Yolanda Perdomo shares one story about a family looking to treat an epileptic child with cannibidiols and another about a new opportunity for medical fraud.
Chewing the Fat: Unpasteurized milk is a delicacy, contraband, and a part of some people’s daily diet. Monica Eng and Louisa Chu chat with us about raw milk recipes and regulation.
Nicky Hilton: Hilton hotel heiress and author of the new book 365 Style, Nicky Hilton talks with 1833.fm editor Zach Swezy about New York Fashion Week, what a crazy party is like when you’re crazy rich, and whether pencil skirts and health goth are in or out.
Living Large: AJ Lubecker shares his personal spending woes and we all try to get better at buying dumb things at stupid prices.