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America’s Drug Price Nightmare: Public Production Can Save Lives

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week’s episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 6/12). Pharmaceutical prices in the US are astronomically high and many vulnerable people can’t afford the drugs...

Imara Jones: Countering The Anti-Trans Hate Machine

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week’s episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 6/5). We thought that last year would go down in history, but this year is even worse...

Black Maternal Mortality: How Do We Save Black Lives?

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week’s episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 5/29). What is causing the Black maternal mortality epidemic, and what can be done to save Black...

Jumaane Williams & Hell Gate on Rikers: Why is it So Hard to Close...

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week’s episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 5/22). The notorious Rikers, a 10-jail complex situated on an island in the East River of New...

Cash Relief for Black Moms: The Success of Guaranteed Income

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week's episode on your favorite podcast platform. This Mother’s Day, May 14th coincides with the formal end of the National Covid-19 Emergency. Since its enactment...

Deciding the Fate of Democracy in North Carolina

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week's episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 5/8). North Carolina has long been a battleground for democracy. So far, 27 people in the state...

Muslim Americans in the Media: From Islamophobia to Power

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week's episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 5/1). Dangerous stereotypes around Muslim Americans persist, with very real consequences for Muslim  people and American democracy...

Chuck D & Rosa Clemente: Hip Hop’s Unfinished Revolution

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week's episode on your favorite podcast platform (Available 4/24). Chuck D of Public Enemy famously called Hip Hop "the Black CNN". As Hip Hop celebrated...

Frances Goldin, “Rabble Rousers” & the NYC Housing Struggle that Won

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week's episode on your favorite podcast platform. Low income Americans face an acute housing shortage. But our guests have a victory to share. “Rabble Rousers:...

Laura & Stephanie Flanders Unpack Inflation, Silicon Valley Bank Crash and Democracy

Prefer to Listen? Subscribe to our podcast to listen to this week's episode on your favorite podcast platform. Laura and Stephanie Flanders are sisters with different points of view but a common fascination with economics. Tune...

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