Democracy: Past, Present… and Future?

How do we define "love is love," and what are we willing to do to defend one another? This week, we speak with a group of LGBTQIA leaders on just that.

Community Land Trusts: A Model for Reparations?

Our city's economy – what is it for? New York's has been very good at piling up profits and building tall buildings. But all that private profit has come at a cost to public services and public trust. Could it be different?

Can It Happen Here?

Can it happen here? Absolutely it can. Even in a liberal bastion. A few weeks ago, a handful of white supremacists marched into a bookstore in Washington D.C., temporarily disrupting a talk by Jonathan...

adrienne maree brown: Pleasure Activism and Black Women’s Legacy of Joy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISKEnvcRmMs Get the full interview by becoming a supporter on our Patreon! We must recognize that “pleasure is a measure of freedom,” that’s the first ambition writer, healer, and teacher adrienne maree brown has for her...

Minicast Exclusive – Teachers on Trial: Shani Robinson and Anna Simonton

Get the full minicast when you join our Patreon community!     Search for school cheating stories today and you’ll find a slew of articles and news reports on parents charged in the recent college admissions scandal....

Integration Won’t Solve Racism in Schools

Making the future while surviving a war. As a photo of a young Sudanese woman, Alaa Saleh or 'Kandaka' leading protest chants from the top of a car goes viral, we take a look at women's participation in the perpetual interplay of global war and peace.

Sex, Pleasure, and Liberation: Desire in A World Transformed

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AKMPVHLW_4 Regulation, degradation, shaming, blaming - enough! Is it time for sexual liberation yet? We talk a lot about sex but not often enough about pleasure, On today's show we try to make up for...

American Decline: A Case for Optimism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4p7DYMzBJs This week, Soul Fire Farm’s Leah Penniman talks with Chris Hedges, author of "America: The Farewell Tour," about environmental threats, societal breakdown, and how we might come back together as humans. Then, a glimpse...

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