Tag: Poverty
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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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Interview
Airdate: April 10, 2014

Twenty years after the fall of apartheid and the first free elections in South Africa, Newman takes a look at the country today and discusses her text, After Freedom.

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Interview
Airdate: March 25, 2014

The former U.S. labor secretary and one of America’s leading experts on work shares his thoughts on the state of the U.S. economy.

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Interview
Airdate: February 21, 2014

The “wealth addict”-turned-philanthropist shares why he walked away from Wall Street and reassessed his priorities.

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Interview
Airdate: January 20, 2014

We begin the first of two special nights that examine Dr. King’s call for an end to foreign wars and commitment to economic justice.

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