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Joe Virgillito
Joe discusses the recent developments surrounding former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, the Russian investigation, and…
Curt Goering returns to discuss the dangerous precedent of implicitly or openly approving torture and whether the United States…
Curt Goering, executive director of the Center for Victims of Torture joins the show to discuss the prevalence of torture in 2017,…
Our conversation with David Radley continues, as he discusses the slight uptick in premature deaths and attempting to overcome…
David Radley of the Commonwealth Fund joins the show to discuss the organization's recently released Scorecard on State Health…
Joe discusses his frustration surrounding the American Healthcare Act's rush to the House floor and mentions why it's important to…
BTRtoday sits down with genomics researchers Jennifer Hochschild to discuss the field's potential to change humanity as we know…
We continue our conversation with Dr. Brian Primack, who discusses the time it will take to strike the balance between the…
Dr. Brian Primack joins Joe and Zach to discuss his study on the correlation between social media usage and social isolation among…
Jan Null joins the show to discuss El Niño, common misconceptions about the weather phenomenon, and how it's one of many factors…
Healthcare reporter Lilo Stainton of NJ Spotlight joins the program to discuss New Jersey's high rankings on the Commonwealth…
Hypocrisy has long been part of political perception, but with Republicans fast-tracking healthcare, Democrats pushing Russian…
Joe discusses the glut of hypocrisy in national politics, our need to reckon with it, and Rachel Maddow's reveal of Donald Trump's…
In part two of our conversation, Jennifer Hochschild discusses the longstanding politicization of science, bipartisan approval of…
Jennifer Hochschild joins the show to discuss the ethical issues surrounding genomic studies and the monumental impact it could…
BTR social media director Irina Groushevaia joins the show to discuss covering the 'A Day Without a Woman' protests and the issue…
Dr. Steve Billet is back, this time to discuss issues with the proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act and the lack of…
Joe discusses the conspiracy thinking that has taken over the Trump-Russia issue, and ponders about the future of politics when…
Frustrated fans would be less likely to call for a boycott or blackout if they felt a visceral, tangible stake in their favorite…
George Lucas discusses the lack of public trust in law enforcement surveillance and the future of cyber security and warfare.
Ethicist George Lucas joins the show to discuss the difficulties with ethics in cyber warfare, how misinformation shapes discourse…
Bill Povletich discusses the pros and cons of a publicly owned team, and provides his thoughts on the notion that the Packers' fan…
Author and filmmaker Bill Povletich joins the show to discuss the ownership structure of the Green Bay Packers, the only publicly…
Joe discusses the week in news, from the Jeff Sessions controversy to New York's proposed surveillance oversight bill.
Comparisons between Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler have been both rationally considered and wantonly overblown. Does his presidency…
During the second half of our conversation, Jeffrey Sachs discusses his recent opinion piece for the Boston Globe, concerns…
Renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs joins the show to discuss sustainable development, the current division in our politics, and the…

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