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Lynn Walsh talks about potential changes and refocusing in journalism education, how we can become more responsible consumers of media, and the environment for journalists in a post-truth world.
Lynn Walsh discusses how journalists can combat the rise of fake news and dealing with people whose opinions are firmly fixed.
Lynn Walsh discusses the rise of fake news, how journalists feel about it, and how opinion journalism has shaped our current media climate.
SPJ president Lynn Walsh discusses her career in journalism and the purpose of the SPJ, as well as the role of citizen journalists.
BTRtoday takes a look at the unsettling parallels between virtual violence and the atrocious acts that steal the headlines in our waking lives.
Dr. Steve Billet discusses the effect of the Supreme Court's vacant seat, and possible alternatives to relieve the gridlock, including adding or removing seats.
Dr. Steve Billet explains why Hillary Clinton hasn't pulled away, lack of trustworthiness in candidates, and how each party would respond to the other's nominee winning the presidency.
Today's show we feature 6 O'Clock Briefing by M.O.P.'s Billy Danze. Powerful lyrics make sure you listen.
Dr. Steve Billet discusses Donald Trump's effect on the Republican Party and whether or not the GOP will survive the 2016 election.
Dr. Steve Billet discusses the influence of special interest groups on American government and the tension brought on by election season.
Dr. Steve Billet offers his opinions on the roots of America's political divide and explains how gerrymandering deepens it.
NYCLU's Michael Sisitsky talks about Donald Trump's Stop and Frisk comments and the general hesitance to discuss and acknowledge racial disparity in America.
Jim Jackson breaks down all things FAST, the world's largest radio telescope, which was just completed in China.
We conclude our conversation with Scott Chipman, who talks about the difficult task of overturning public opinion increasingly favoring marijuana legalization.
Scott Chipman is back to discuss the social cost of marijuana use, and weighs the comparison between the marijuana and alcohol industries.
Scott Chipman, co-founder of Citizens Against the Legalization of Marijuana (CALM) joins the show to discuss his organization's positions and the danger of marijuana.
We continue our conversation with Morgan Fox about the impact of the DEA's decision not to reschedule marijuana from its Schedule I status.
Morgan Fox of the MPP joins the show to talk about the importance of medical access to marijuana, its overall legal status in the United States, and provides an update on fully legalized states Colorado and Washington.
Dan Ikenson talks about the politicization of the TPP, its status of ratification around the globe, and what its potential rejection could mean for future global trade deals of its kind.
Dan Ikenson returns to discuss the TPP's flaws, why the 12 countries in the agreement were chosen, and lays out the worst case scenario if it's ratified.
Dan Ikenson discusses his team's evaluation of the TPP from an American free trader perspective and addresses rumors that the agreement came out of secret negotiations.
Dan Ikenson discusses China's absence in the TPP and the importance of interdependence when it comes to global trade.
Dan Ikenson explains what the TPP is and explains its status as a "living agreement."
Dr. Laura Schmidt closes out the week with more insight regarding her paper on the Sugar Association scandal and discusses the health harms of sugar.
Dr. Stanton Glantz joins the show to talk about the paper he co-authored revealing that nutrition researchers took money from the Sugar Research foundation in 1967.
Marion Nestle offers some nutrition advice amidst all the noise and research available to us nowadays.
Marion Nestle discusses the simplest way for large food corporations to improve their image: stop duping the American public.
Chipotle is making headlines again, and they're up to no good!
Marie Nougier discusses the implementation of safe use sites in the United States and around the world, as well as the benefits of directing drug users toward social services.
Marie Nougier is back about the popularity of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and efforts to help change the people's perspective on fighting drugs.
Marie Nougier of the IDPC discusses the extreme approach of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte's drug war.
We review the new Marvel superhero flick "Captain America: Civil War."
Can we transform journalism to be a source of optimism and hope, rather than fear?

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