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.
The “wealth addict”-turned-philanthropist shares why he walked away from Wall Street and reassessed his priorities.
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.
The celebration of Dr. King’s legacy concludes with an analysis of his stand against the Vietnam War and the growing economic divide that threatened U.S. stability.
Called “one of the most consistent voices on poverty in America,” Kaufmann weighs in on hunger, politics and policy.
With nearly 30 years of experience in the field of children’s well-being, McCarthy assesses poverty in the U.S.
During the 1960s, Dorothy Cotton served as the SCLC’s education director and organized grassroots training programs that were important in the success of the 1963 March on Washington.
Austin summarizes the EPI’s “The Unfinished March” report, which addresses changes that have—or have not—occurred in the 50 years since the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
Two longtime activists—the Children’s Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair—discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.
We celebrate our landmark 2,000th show on PBS with highlights from some of our enlightening, encouraging and empowering conversations over the past 10 years.