Oct. 15

                
  • Joe Rody fought for justice

    Joe Rody fought for justice

    October 14, 2005

    Had enthusiasm for ‘trying to change the world’ Joseph Rody Jr., Wisconsin’s own working-class stalwart and social justice activist, died of lung cancer, Aug. 6, at the age of 86. Rody, born Dec. 3, 1918, was...

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  • Autism and child rearing on TVs Supernanny

    Autism and child rearing on TVs Supernanny

    October 14, 2005

    Raising kids can be challenging. Raising kids with special needs presents special challenges. With “Supernanny,” the hit television show on ABC originally from the UK, nanny Jo Frost brings the special challenges of raising disabled kids...

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  • Vowing to remember August Wilson

    Vowing to remember August Wilson

    October 14, 2005

    Admirers of playwright August Wilson vowed Oct. 8 at his funeral to ensure that future generations are exposed to the Pulitzer-prize winner’s tales of Black struggle in 20th century America. Wilson died of liver cancer Oct....

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  • Vowing to remember August Wilson

    Vowing to remember August Wilson

    October 14, 2005

    Admirers of playwright August Wilson vowed Oct. 8 at his funeral to ensure that future generations are exposed to the Pulitzer-prize winner’s tales of Black struggle in 20th century America. Wilson died of liver cancer Oct....

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  • Sci-fi Serenity makes its point

    Sci-fi Serenity makes its point

    October 14, 2005

    Serenity Directed by Joss Whedon 2005, 119 min., PG-13 Science fiction, when it’s done right, is a terrific vehicle for developing ideas that apply to the real world. “Serenity” is done very well. The ideas it...

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