Clowning During Wartime

Premiere DateNov 4, 2013
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 Halloween fun times
10:34 Jesse Myerson on Syria
31:46 Roadblocks in Stop and Frisk ruling
47:30 Listener mail
58:32 “Recover” CHVRCHES / Credits
59:51 Finish

Jesse Myerson joins us to discuss his recent trip to Syrian refugee camps in Jordan as part of Patch Adams’ clown-doctor troop, an appeals court stops the stop and frisk ruling, and more listener mail on being misdiagnosed due to gender and / or sexuality.

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Jesse Myerson

Patch Adams in Jordan

John and Molly Knefel are journalists, writers, and co-hosts of the political podcast Radio Dispatch. John covers foreign policy, criminal justice, civil liberties, and harm reduction, with bylines at…