Season 2017

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The Open Mind

Populists Revolt

Steve Hilton, founder of Crowdpac and former advisor to David Cameron, on populism.

Populists Revolt

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Escaping Velocity

Trumpeter Theo Croker talks about creating a unique jazz for the next generation.

Escaping Velocity

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Monuments and Identity Politics

The Open Mind

Monuments and Identity Politics

Vann Newkirk of The Atlantic, on culture wars and the memorialization of American history

Monuments and Identity Politics

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Destiny of the Heartland

The Open Mind

Destiny of the Heartland

Mayor Nan Whaley of Dayton, Ohio, candidate for governor, on Rust Belt politics.

Destiny of the Heartland

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Securing American Suffrage

The Open Mind

Securing American Suffrage

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Grimes on gerrymandering and voting rights.

Securing American Suffrage

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The Open Mind

The Wisdom of Elders

British-Barbadian saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings on how ancestors shape his music and life

The Wisdom of Elders

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Problem-Solving Heroism

Congressman Tom Suozzi talks about modeling a way forward for politics beyond dogma.

Problem-Solving Heroism

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind American Hardship

The Open Mind

American Hardship

Economic Hardship Reporting Project’s Alissa Quart talks about a broken American economy.

American Hardship

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind What's the Matter with the Democrats?

The Open Mind

What's the Matter with the Democrats?

Thomas Frank, author of "Listen, Liberal: Whatever Happened to the Party of the People?"

What's the Matter with the Democrats?

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Don't March, Run…

The Open Mind

Don't March, Run…

Run for Something's Amanda Litman on recruiting Millennials to run for local office.

Don't March, Run…

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Constitutional Crisis or Consensus?

The Open Mind

Constitutional Crisis or Consensus?

U. Missouri, Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy’s Justin Dyer on legal polarity

Constitutional Crisis or Consensus?

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Putin and Political Murder

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Putin and Political Murder

Scholar Amy Knight on her new book "Orders to Kill: The Putin Regime and Political Murder"

Putin and Political Murder

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind All Politics is Reproductive

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All Politics is Reproductive

U Mass Professor Laura Briggs on her book "How All Politics Became Reproductive Politics"

All Politics is Reproductive

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Defining Civic Media

MIT Center for Civic Media’s Ethan Zuckerman on activism, technology and the digital world

Defining Civic Media

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Dreams and Daggers

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Dreams and Daggers

Jazz singer Cécile McLorin Salvant on identity, soul and political purpose of her music.

Dreams and Daggers

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind The Town Hall Lives

The Open Mind

The Town Hall Lives

Town Hall Project’s Jimmy Dahman on promoting civic engagement with elected officials.

The Town Hall Lives

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Readers and the Citizenry

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Readers and the Citizenry

Hanna Ingber of The New York Times Reader Center, on connecting journalists and readers

Readers and the Citizenry

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The Open Mind

DEFCON U.S.A.

Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Stephen Cheney of the American Security Project on security concerns.

DEFCON U.S.A.

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We the…Bots and Trolls

Oxford Internet Institute’s Nick Monaco on bots, trolls and their influence on society

We the…Bots and Trolls

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Educating Hip Hop

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Educating Hip Hop

DJ, Producer, and Professor 9th Wonder on the preservation of a Hip Hop archive and legacy

Educating Hip Hop

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind A Politics in Crisis

The Open Mind

A Politics in Crisis

Host of MSNBC’s The Last Word, Lawrence O’Donnell on the condition of American politics.

A Politics in Crisis

Video thumbnail: The Open Mind Rust Belt Populism

The Open Mind

Rust Belt Populism

John Fetterman, Mayor of Braddock, PA, discusses authentic solutions to serve the public.

Rust Belt Populism

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The Open Mind

Twitter and Tear Gas

Zeynep Tufekci on “Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest.”

Twitter and Tear Gas

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United to Protect Democracy

Ian Bassin of United to Protect Democracy on holding the Executive Branch accountable.

United to Protect Democracy

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