Season 2019

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Safeguarding Press Integrity for 2020

    The Open Mind

    Safeguarding Press Integrity for 2020

    Center for Public Integrity CEO Susan Smith Richardson on news for 2020 and beyond.

    Safeguarding Press Integrity for 2020

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind High Crimes With Impunity

    The Open Mind

    High Crimes With Impunity

    University of Missouri’s Frank Bowman on his new book “High Crimes and Misdemeanors.”

    High Crimes With Impunity

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind A Popular Electoral College

    The Open Mind

    A Popular Electoral College

    Republican strategist Ed Lopez on the federalist argument for a National Popular Vote.

    A Popular Electoral College

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Rescuing the Soul of the Presidency

    The Open Mind

    Rescuing the Soul of the Presidency

    Stephen Knott on his forthcoming book The Lost Soul of the American Presidency.

    Rescuing the Soul of the Presidency

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind A Vote Against Life Expectancy

    The Open Mind

    A Vote Against Life Expectancy

    Vanderbilt’s Jonathan Metzl on “Dying of Whiteness” and the politics of racial resentment.

    A Vote Against Life Expectancy

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Super State Strategy

    The Open Mind

    Super State Strategy

    Ethan Todras-Whitehill and Catherine Vaughan of Swing Left on democratic accountability

    Super State Strategy

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Authoritarian Past and Future

    The Open Mind

    Authoritarian Past and Future

    Yale’s Jason Stanley on his book “How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them.”

    Authoritarian Past and Future

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind The Story of Climate

    The Open Mind

    The Story of Climate

    Science journalist Jon Gertner discusses his new book “The Ice at the End of the World.”

    The Story of Climate

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Deferred Dreams of Brown and Grutter

    The Open Mind

    Deferred Dreams of Brown and Grutter

    University of Richmond president Ronald Crutcher and ACE’s Lorelle Espinosa on race.

    Deferred Dreams of Brown and Grutter

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Impeachment and the Righteous Republicans

    The Open Mind

    Impeachment and the Righteous Republicans

    Historian Brenda Wineapple on her book “The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson…”

    Impeachment and the Righteous Republicans

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Geopolitical Chess or Checkers?

    The Open Mind

    Geopolitical Chess or Checkers?

    Columbia University Center for Energy Policy’s Richard Nephew on sanctions and tariffs.

    Geopolitical Chess or Checkers?

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Our Civic Trust

    The Open Mind

    Our Civic Trust

    John Bracken of the Digital Public Library of America on the vital role of libraries.

    Our Civic Trust

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Testing American Righteousness

    The Open Mind

    Testing American Righteousness

    Jonathan Haidt, NYU professor of ethical leadership, on pluralism, partisanship and 2020

    Testing American Righteousness

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind GPS and the Human Journey

    The Open Mind

    GPS and the Human Journey

    M.R. O’Connor on “Wayfinding: The Science and Mystery of How Humans Navigate the World.”

    GPS and the Human Journey

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Academics in the Crosshairs

    The Open Mind

    Academics in the Crosshairs

    New University in Exile Consortium’s Arien Mack and scholar Kian Tajbakhsh on freedom.

    Academics in the Crosshairs

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Economic Security, Mobility, and Progress

    The Open Mind

    Economic Security, Mobility, and Progress

    NJ Governor Phil Murphy talks about his pro-growth progressive agenda for New Jersey.

    Economic Security, Mobility, and Progress

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Technology to Combat Authoritarianism

    The Open Mind

    Technology to Combat Authoritarianism

    Localization Lab’s Dragana Kaurin on protecting refugees, journalists, and activists.

    Technology to Combat Authoritarianism

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind The Race to Cure Cancer

    The Open Mind

    The Race to Cure Cancer

    Charles Graeber on “The Breakthrough: Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure Cancer.”

    The Race to Cure Cancer

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Einstein and the Unseeable

    The Open Mind

    Einstein and the Unseeable

    Seth Fletcher on his new book “Einstein's Shadow” and the quest to see the black hole.

    Einstein and the Unseeable

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind The Misinformation Age

    The Open Mind

    The Misinformation Age

    Cailin O'Connor and James Owen Weatherall on their new book "The Misinformation Age.

    The Misinformation Age

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Justice and Jurisprudence

    The Open Mind

    Justice and Jurisprudence

    South Carolina U.S District Judge Richard Gergel on his new book "Unexampled Courage.”

    Justice and Jurisprudence

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Republic of Lies

    The Open Mind

    Republic of Lies

    Investigative journalist Anna Merlan on her new book "Republic of Lies” and conspiracy.

    Republic of Lies

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind The Responsibility of Moral Capitalism

    The Open Mind

    The Responsibility of Moral Capitalism

    Executive Barie Carmichael on jobs, corporate stewardship, and the new social landscape.

    The Responsibility of Moral Capitalism

    Video thumbnail: The Open Mind You’re Not Entitled to Your Own Facts

    The Open Mind

    You’re Not Entitled to Your Own Facts

    News Literacy Project CEO Alan Miller on equipping students to discern fact from fiction

    You’re Not Entitled to Your Own Facts

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