Tag: Activism
SJayaraman_298x262x
Interview
Airdate: April 23, 2015

The Co-Founder of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United and Director of UC Berkeley’s Food Labor Research Center discusses the recent nationwide “Fight for $15″ demonstrations, which was the largest protest by low-wage earners in American history.

CMurphy_298x262x
Interview
Airdate: April 21, 2015

The filmmaker and adjunct professor at NYU’s Center for Global Affairs talks about the history of cultural overlap between the U.S. and the nation of Cuba.

ALBardach_298x262x
Interview
Airdate: April 21, 2015

Called “the go-to journalist on all things Cuban and Miami,” the award-winning author and reporter gives her take on the changing relations between the U.S. and Cuba.

MGWartofsky_298x262
Interview
Airdate: April 23, 2015

The NYU instructor and author discusses his new book, The Occupiers: The Making of the 99 Percent Movement.

TBurgis_298x262x
Interview
Airdate: April 17, 2015

The Financial Times reporter shares his findings on the raiding of African resources detailed in his new book, The Looting Machine: Warlords, Oligarchs, Corporations, Smugglers, and the Theft of Africa’s Wealth.

HMasakela_298x262
Interview
Airdate: April 8, 2015

The legendary South African trumpeter reflects on his native country’s anti-apartheid struggle, and what the past twenty years of freedom have meant to his homeland.

RKenner_298x262
Interview
Airdate: April 7, 2015

The Academy Award nominated documentarian lifts the curtain on a secretive group of ‘spin doctors’ in his new film Merchants of Doubt.

EBrockovich_298x262
Interview
Airdate: April 7, 2015

The renowned environmental activist unpacks a troubling new bill that makes it easier for companies to bring untested chemical products into the marketplace.

DKeith_298x262
Interview
Airdate: March 30, 2015

Part 2 of our conversation with the civil rights hero and ‘crusader for justice’ on his extraordinary life and career.

Detroit Town Hall_298x262
Interview
Airdate: March 26, 2015

A diverse panel of experts discusses various social, political, economic, and legal issues that are key to Detroit’s future.

Page 3 of 22123451020...Last »