The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans.
The Maryland congressman and the CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle discuss the death of 25 year old Freddie Gray, and the developing situation in the city of Baltimore.
The professor of public policy at Harvard, and bestselling author discusses his latest text, Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis.
The renowned environmental activist unpacks a troubling new bill that makes it easier for companies to bring untested chemical products into the marketplace.
The Director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA discusses the recently released “2015 Hollywood Diversity Report.”
The Hamilton College professor and author of the classic text, The Unsteady March, talks about whether our nation has truly honored the legacy of those who marched for equality 50 years ago this month in Selma, Alabama.
Part 2 of our conversation with the civil rights hero and ‘crusader for justice’ on his extraordinary life and career.
The President and Co-Founder of the Center for Policing Equity discusses the social and psychological underpinnings of violence against young blacks by police.
The respected law professor and Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum discusses the organization’s recent report, entitled “Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected.”
The MacArthur ‘Genius’ and director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance discusses her new book, The Age of Dignity: Preparing for the Elder Boom in a Changing America.