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Serena is a Bermudian jazz singer whose mental health problems lead her to abandon her daughter “Artie.” Artie’s anger and…
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Chepe joins us to discuss his work with violence deescalation, alternatives to policing, and exciting activism happening in…
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The Obama administration is reportedly considering beginning airstrikes in Syria, so-called anti-rape nail polish, and listener…
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Surveying the support services available for youth in Ferguson, various reaction to the “no angel” profile of Michael Brown,…
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The best of the best comedians and writers in New York get together at the end of every month to share their wild and crazy…
The New York Times obituary of Michael Brown refers to him as “no angel” and suggests his interest in rap music was somehow…
San Francisco based photographer Jin Zhu's new project is called Endless Stream. The project looks at California's Central Valley…
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Alexis Goldstein joins us to discuss Bank of America's recent record settlement, Bloomberg News has some handwringing about hook…
Photo Week with Jonathan & Danielle Leder, Tom Rupolo, and Lyle Owerko
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Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss the protests in Ferguson and his arrest at the hands of the local police. Also, data shows…
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Mariame Kaba (aka PrisonCulture on twitter) joins us to discuss the problems with only focusing on militarized police, the…
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Another night of police violence in Ferguson, Obama gives another disappointing press conference, and friend of the show Ryan…
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Governor Nixon calls in the National Guard following continued social unrest in Fegruson, Missouri. Also, Molly is back from…
In her new book Do Not Sell At Any Price: The Wild Obsessive Hunt for the World' s Rarest 78rpm Records music writer Amanda…
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Parker Marie Molloy joins us to discuss the TERF article, panic over trans teens taking hormones, and more. Also, we dissect a few…
George welcomes hip-hop freestylist extraordinaire Chaz Kangas to fill us in on his newest release, The Rex Manning Day EP…
When is the work of two people together greater than what either could do on their own? As long as we’ve been interested in…
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Molly Crabapple joins us to discuss her trip to construction sites at Abu Dhabi, and Rivera Sun joins us to discuss her novel and…
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Jason Leopold joins us to discuss the Senate Intelligence Committee's torture report, an update on the status of Guantanamo Bay,…
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Ali Gharib joins us to discuss the state of Israel and Palestine, as well as how Iranian nuclear negotiations are going. And…
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Mychal Denzel Smith joins us to discuss the problems with Broken Windows and My Brother's Keeper. Also, a field piece from New…
That's photographer Andy Freeberg talking about his project called Guardians. It's one of two body's of work he has been working…
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The Washington Post debunks claims Campbell Brown made on the Colbert Report, and Andrew Sullivan's readers weigh in on giving…
Four Corners is a bare-knuckled debut novel by Wally Rudolph, written in the style of Daniel Woodrell, Barry Hannah, and Charles…
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Civilian oversight board in New York City suggests there should be fewer stop and frisk investigations, a Belgian journalist was…
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New documents published by The Intercept shed light on the government's terrorism databases and no-fly lists, several Senators…
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Nick Pinto joins us to discuss the arrest of a police-watch activist, a new report details widespread brutality at Rikers, and the…
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Obama says that following the attacks on 9/11 the United States “tortured some folks,” Eric Garner's death is ruled a…
Filmmaker Robert Fantinatto is the director of I Dream of Wires, a new documentary devoted to the history and recent resurgence…
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CIA Director John Brennan has been caught lying about the CIA spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee, a new report shows that…
Episode 4 of Spit Take Comedy is a straight up George-fest! George invites hilarious comedian George Gordon to talk about their…
Wendy C. Ortiz was an only child and a bookish, insecure girl living with alcoholic parents in the San Fernando Valley of Los…
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Daliya Karnofsky joins us to discuss her one-woman show And She Bakes, the US restocks Israel's arsenal, and listener mail.