Hidden Brain :: E Pluribus Unum?
Democracy is resilient and will buoyed by the conflict of our times.
Slow Burn :: How Watergate Turned America into a Nation of Conspiracy Theorists
Turns out that one, high-level conspiracy is enough to convince people that all sorts of things are plausible.
All Songs Considered :: Our Top Discoveries from globalFEST 2018
Every year I hear the highlights from globalFEST and think “I should try to go next year.” Then I forget. Until then I can always listen to the great music on this podcast.
Radio Boston :: Accusations Against Aziz Ansari Spur Conversation Around Sexual Misconduct, #MeToo
An interesting conversation about positive consent.
WBUR News :: 2 Fathers Who Lost Their Sons In School Shootings Transform Their Grief Into Action
Inspiration from two father who lost children in school shootings 20 years apart.
StoryCorps :: Temple of Knowledge
The story of a caretaker and his family who got to live in a New York public library. My dream.
WBUR Radio Boston :: City Councilor Tito Jackson
Interview with the future mayor of Boston.
Decode DC :: A Coal Community Divided
I’m descended from coal miners so the stories of communities torn apart by sickness and exploitation are particularly poignant.
Time to turn on, tune in, and ‘cast out!
Fresh Air – How Black Leaders Unwittingly Contributed To The Era Of Mass Incarceration
James Forman Jr. discusses his new book “Locking Up Our Own: Crime And Punishment In Black America”.
Best of the Left – Stopping and building at the same time (Progressive Movement)
Different approaches to resisting the Trump administration and rebuilding the Democratic Party as a progressive force for good.
Verity! – There’s Nothing “Only” About Being a Doctor
Verity is a podcast in which six smart women discuss Doctor Who and the only Doctor Who podcast I listen to so I have to share it this week in which the first woman Doctor is announced.
Finally, for Boston voters, check out WBUR Radio Boston’s mayor forums with Tito Jackson and Marty Walsh.