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  • Microsoft VP Anthony Salcito

    Microsoft’s VP of Worldwide Public Sector Education explains how technology saved his life and weighs in on whether his industry can advance education.

    Air Date: May 7, 2012
    Microsoft VP Anthony Salcito
    May 7, 2012 | 10:00
  • L.A. Philharmonic conductor laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen

    Salonen reflects on his illustrious career and shares memories of the opening of the famed Walt Disney Concert Hall.

    Air Date: October 24, 2013
    L.A. Philharmonic conductor laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen
    October 24, 2013 | 26:46
  • Conductor-composer Esa-Pekka Salonen

    The conductor laureate for the L.A. Philharmonic and a 2014 Grammy nominee shares memories of the opening of the famed Walt Disney Concert Hall.

    Air Date: March 4, 2014
    Conductor-composer Esa-Pekka Salonen
    March 4, 2014 | 12:10
  • NFL pioneer James Harris & writer Sam Freedman

    Freedman and Harris share the backstory of the tale told in the book, Breaking the Line: The Season in Black College Football That Transformed the Sport and Changed the Course of Civil Rights.

    Air Date: January 30, 2014
    NFL pioneer James Harris & writer Sam Freedman
    January 30, 2014 | 26:36
  • Chef Marcus Samuelsson

    The award-winning chef serves up a tell-all of his life: struggling with cultural identity, paving the way for diversity in the cooking world and making Harlem a hot spot for foodies—all described in his memoir, Yes Chef.

    Air Date: July 13, 2012
    Chef Marcus Samuelsson
    July 13, 2012 | 24:46
  • Poet Sonia Sanchez

    Renowned poet, playwright and activist explains her inspiration, reflects on the loss of Dorothy Height and gives a special reading from her new poetry volume.

    Air Date: April 26, 2010
    Poet Sonia Sanchez
    April 26, 2010 | 12:27
  • Singer-songwriter Emeli Sandé

    The former med student reflects on her stunning international success in the music business.

    Air Date: May 21, 2013
    Singer-songwriter Emeli Sandé
    May 21, 2013 | 13:23
  • Songwriter-singer Emeli Sandé

    The British-born singer-songwriter shares her feelings about her success in dominating the airways and the British and European charts.

    Air Date: March 6, 2014
    Songwriter-singer Emeli Sandé
    March 6, 2014 | 12:10
  • Harvard professor Michael Sandel

    The Harvard professor assesses whether morality is in play in U.S. markets and discusses his best-selling book, What Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets.

    Air Date: May 9, 2012
    Harvard professor Michael Sandel
    May 9, 2012 | 24:32
  • Independent – VT Sen. Bernie Sanders

    Vermont senator explains why he’s in stark opposition to President Obama’s two-year extension of the Bush-era tax cuts.

    Air Date: December 8, 2010
    Independent – VT Sen. Bernie Sanders
    December 8, 2010 | 8:43
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders

    Vermont’s independent senator weighs in on what he feels are the important issues for the new Congressional session.

    Air Date: February 4, 2013
    Sen. Bernie Sanders
    February 4, 2013 | 26:42
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders

    Vermont’s Independent senator and a member of the Budget committee, Sanders weighs in on the tragedy in Boston and the latest White House budget proposal.

    Air Date: April 15, 2013
    Sen. Bernie Sanders
    April 15, 2013 | 15:28
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders

    Described by the NYT as a master of retail politics, the Vermont senator previews the congressional agenda following the summer recess.

    Air Date: September 9, 2013
    Sen. Bernie Sanders
    September 9, 2013 | 12:44
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders

    An outspoken critic of the status quo, Vermont’s independent senator assesses the minimum wage debate, poverty and presidential politics.

    Air Date: May 5, 2014
    Sen. Bernie Sanders
    May 5, 2014 | 10:26