Tag: Poverty
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Interview
Airdate: February 24, 2015

The Academy Award winning actor discusses the “No Kid Hungry” campaign, alongside the CEO of Share Our Strength, Bill Shore.

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Interview
Airdate: February 19, 2015

The Founder and President of the Children’s Defense Fund discusses organization’s recently released report, “Ending Child Poverty Now.”

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Interview
Airdate: February 16, 2015

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.

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Interview
Airdate: January 12, 2015

The political activist talks about where Haiti stands today, five years after a devastating 7.0 earthquake hit the tiny island nation.

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Interview
Airdate: November 24, 2014

A longtime advocate for the homeless, Boden offers his thoughts on the status of the War on Poverty, 50 years later.

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Interview
Airdate: July 10, 2014

The religious leader, attorney and author talks about her work advocating economic justice and immigration reform and her memoir, A Nun on the Bus.

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Interview
Airdate: May 13, 2014

Katz shares tales from his first-hand account on post-earthquake Haiti, The Big Truck That Went By, and gives an update on the bungled recovery efforts.

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Interview
Airdate: May 5, 2014

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

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Interview
Airdate: April 25, 2014

The NYU professor and best-selling author makes his case for a radical rethinking of approaches to global development.

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Interview
Airdate: April 22, 2014

The Nobel laureate offers his observations about the effects of inequality on economic growth and development and what can be done.

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