CELESTE HEADLEE, HOST:
And now it's time for BackTalk. That's where we hear from you, the listener. Editor Ahmad Omar is here with us once again. What's going on, Ahmad?
AMMAD OMAR, BYLINE: Hey, Celeste. I wanted to start with some news updates. A couple weeks ago, we talked about two big elections in Africa...
OMAR: ...And we have some updates on those races this week.
HEADLEE: OK, let's hear them.
Sikhs have a long history of fighting in wars. But in the US, their turbans and beards often prevent them from being able to join the military. Guest host Celeste Headlee speaks with Major Kamaljit Kalsi who's hoping to change that.
A couple legislators continue hammering away at drunken driving in Wisconsin.
They’ve introduced six bills aimed at toughening penalties.