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George Cameron Grant is the internationally produced author of 10 full-length plays, over 20 one acts, and countless monologues.…
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Snowden goes on prime time TV to tell his side of the story, and a Daily Beast piece lays out the problems with young male…
A special two-part inquiry into LGBTQ justice!
Welcome to Radio Dispatch Live! On tonight's show, the red menace is alive and well as long as you're talking to Chepe and Jesse…
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We discuss the mass shooting at UC Santa Barbara, the misogyny that drove it, and the various reactions throughout the media.
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We revisit the amazing interview we conducted with Todd Miller on border security and militarization, there have been almost no…
We've all been on Google Earth and used it's satellite view or street view tools to get directions, find our way around a new city…
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A New York Times book review offers a staggeringly simplistic view of leaks and whistleblowers, an update on Javier Payne, and a…
It’s June. And that means we are already half way through 2014. Pretty scary, isn’t it. This week on Book talk I look back at…
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The Senate Foreign Relations Committee holds a baffling hearing on the AUMF and the president's powers to use military force, the…
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A recent spike in police violence, NYC is a heroin trafficking hub, and listener mail.
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Kids are being tried in kangaroo courts without lawyers to represent them, the FBI director says terrorism should still be main…
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John's big story on heroin use and harm reduction, and Cecily McMillan gets sentenced to 90 days jail and five years probation.
Landscape photographer Victoria Sambunaris talks about her new book Taxonomy of a Landscape.
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Sheila Bapat joins us to discuss her book on the struggle for domestic workers' rights, a new poll shows some Americans support…
Breaking Up is a journey toward self-discovery around the break-up of a relationship. The book takes the reader from this…
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Jill Abramson is unceremoniously ousted from the New York Times, Manning's lawyer says she shouldn't be transferred to civilian…
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Something called cut-off culture makes a dude super upset, Glenn Greenwald's new NSA book drops, and Chelsea Manning may be…
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Michael Kirk, the director of the new Frontline documentary The United States of Secrets joins us to discuss mass surveillance…
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Concita Wurst wins Eurovision and becomes the Queen of Europe, the NYPD is recruiting Muslim prisoners to be informants, and…
This week on the how Portland-based artist Carl Deihl. Carl's work examines the intersections between folklore, the supernatural…
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Nine of the jurors in Cecily McMillan's call for leniency in sentencing, revisiting the shaming of Monica Lewinsky, and Obama's…
Conventional wisdom dictates that our genetic destiny is fixed at conception. But Dr. Moalem's groundbreaking book shows us that…
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Climate change may mean no salt water fish by 2048, alleged Boston bomber's lawyers seek to suppress hospital statements, and…
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Wading into the story on kidnapped young women in Nigeria, the Daily Show's tepid coverage of the Cecily McMillan verdict, and…
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Occupy activist Cecily McMillan is found guilty of second degree assault of a police officer, a lawyer involved in drafting the…
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Time magazine publishes freshman essay on privilege, FoxNews is sad about lady breadwinners, and a book party for the newly…
Imagine yourself on a roller coaster. You're towed up to the top of the first drop, over 500 meters off the ground -- taller than…
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Cops in Maryland plan to live tweet a sex work sting, cops in New York City are arresting subway break dancers at increased rates,…
No one sees the world as Jason Padgett does. Water pours from the faucet in crystalline patterns, numbers call to mind distinct…
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Afghan opium production is at an all-time high, teachers in NYC will refuse to administer a standardized state test, and Molly's…
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An Oklahoma man dies of a heart attack after prison authorities botch the execution, DOE says Title 9 protections extend to trans…