Melissa Gira Grant joins us

Premiere DateAug 7, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:30 Ross Douthat is bad
16:27 Melissa Gira Grant on Amnesty supporting sex workers
36:06 John’s story from Beirut on art therapy for Syrian refugees in Lebanon
53:39 NYPD lies about K2 video
59:17 Credits, “All My Heart” by The Mynabirds
60:14 Finish

Melissa Gira Grant joins us to discuss Amnesty’s new recommendations to support the human rights of sex workers, and the celebrity backlash against it. Also, John’s last story from Beirut about art therapy for refugee children, a teacher sues New York State over the teacher evaluation system, and the NYPD releases a video about drugs that isn’t about the drugs it says it was about.

Art Therapy


Melissa Gira Grant

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…