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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:08:29 +0000Invisible Institute’s Jamie Kalven details the mechanisms of silence within the Chicago Police Department. / In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen talks about his one unconscious non-racist reflex.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:45:47 +0000Writer George Ciccariello-Maher explores the past and future of radical politics in Venezuela. PLUS: Question from Hell!
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 01:51:03 +0000CIP Americas director Laura Carlsen finds anger and organization two years after the crime of Ayotzinapa. / Political scientist Gustavo Setrini profiles the rising Primavera Estudiantil social movement in Paraguay.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:30:02 +0000Sociologist Peter Frase examines the future beyond climate change, capitalism and other disasters. Peter is author of the new book “Four Futures: Life After Capitalism” part of the Jacobin series from Verso Books. PLUS: Rotten History
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 03:15:08 +0000Journalist Steve Horn reports on the Obama administration’s opening of public lands for oil and gas drilling. / Our Man in Budapest, Todd Williams explains what the Hungarian migrant vote means and doesn’t mean.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 22:02:35 +0000Media scholar Mara Einstein decodes the corporate hand behind news content on the internet. Mara is author of the new book “Black Ops Advertising: Native Ads, Content Marketing and the Covert World of the Digital Sell” from OR Books. PLUS: Rotten History
Sun, 09 Oct 2016 00:28:20 +0000Jennifer Rutledge examines the global social policies behind school lunch programs. PLUS: Listener Mailbag.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 20:00:28 +0000Walter Mosley discusses his polemic “Folding The Red Into The Black: Or, Developing A Viable Untopia For Human Survival In The 21st Century” from OR Books.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:09:21 +0000Attorney Thomas Durkin examines the national security secrecy creeping into the judiciary system.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:33:30 +0000Sociologist Peter Ikeler discusses his book “Hard Sell: Work and Resistance in Retail Chains” from ILR Press.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:23:39 +0000Valerie Bergeron explores the case of missing and murdered indigenous women across Canada. Valérie is a public defender working the North of Quebec. / Sarah Jumping Eagle reports from the front lines of the No Dakota Access Pipeline protest. Sarah is a pediatrician, and one of the first pipeline resisters arrested in August.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:17:55 +0000Historian Alan Taylor traces faultlines in the modern US to the limits of the American revolution. Alan is author of the book “American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804″ from W.W. Norton. PLUS: Listener Mailbag
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 02:43:24 +0000Interviews exploring the Islamic State, Syrian civil war and politics of the Middle East
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 21:24:31 +0000Historian Martha Biondi examines the insistent radicalism of the Black Lives Matter movement. Martha wrote the feature “The Radicalism of Black Lives Matter” for In These Times. / In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen thinks up the only Trump thinkpiece you’ll ever need.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:43:39 +0000Journalist Andrew Cockburn follows Saudi bombs from Washington to the ruins of Yemen. Andrew wrote the Letter from Washington “Acceptable Losses: Aiding and abetting the Saudi slaughter in Yemen” for Harper’s magazine.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 02:27:32 +0000Activist Azzurra Crispino reports on Friday’s national prison labor work stoppage. / Journalist Sarah Kendzior looks to Uzbekistan’s uncertain future after the death of Islam Karimov.
Sun, 11 Sep 2016 00:00:58 +0000Author David Daley surveys the Republican redistricting scheme that reshaped American politics.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 23:50:12 +0000Live from São Paulo, Brian Mier conducts a post-mortem on democracy in Brazil.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 13:41:18 +0000Author John K. Wilson looks for meaning from the mouth of Donald Trump. John is author of the new book “Trump Unveiled: Exposing the Bigoted Billionaire” from OR Books.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:11:54 +0000Cultural critic Henry Giroux examines the new authoritarianism permeating everyday life in America. Henry’s new book is “America at War with Itself” from City Lights Books. / In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen rehashes some leftover hash from the 1960s. Jeff told me this won’t be like that episode where Dan and Roseanne smoke Read more