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Pacifica's Mitch Jeserich hosts “Letters & Politics,” a look at burning political issues and debates, and their historical context, within the US and worldwide.
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Letters and Politics - October 31, 2013 at 10:00am
Sean Gallagher, the IT editor at Ars Technica. Jack El-Hai, author of The Nazi and the Psychiatrist.
Letters and Politics - October 30, 2013 at 10:00am
Sabrina Siddiqui, Capitol Hill correspondent for the Huffington Post, on the Congressional Budget Conference Committee. Special broadcast of Orson Welles War of the Worlds which originally aired 75 years ago today.
Letters and Politics - October 29, 2013 at 10:00am
Ralph Nader on corporate surveillance. Jesmyn Ward, author of The Men We Reap.
Letters and Politics - October 28, 2013 at 10:00am
Patrick Toomey of the ACLU. Historian Alfred McCoy on the beginning of the US surveillance state.
Letters and Politics - October 24, 2013 at 10:00am
The Politics of Crisis with John Nichols of the Nation Magazine. Confronting the Militarization with Wilson Riles and Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb
Letters and Politics - October 22, 2013 at 10:00am
Marion Nestle, author of Eat Drink Vote. Mark Epstein on Buddhism.
Letters and Politics - October 21, 2013 at 10:00am
Roundtable on the public sector and the attack on public worker unions with Bill Fletcher with the American Federation of Government Employees, Mark Brenner with Labor Notes and former BART employee Pamela Drake. In conversation with Edwidge Dandicat.
Letters and Politics - October 17, 2013 at 10:00am
Capitol Hill Correspondent Alice Ollstein on deal to open the government. Eric Schlosser, author of Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety. Play write Torange Yeghiazarian on her work 444 Days.
Letters and Politics - October 10, 2013 at 10:00am
Ali Oakbaba on the 2 year anniversary of Occupy Oakland. Rickey Vincent, author of Party Music: The Inside Story of the Black Panthers' Band and How Black Power Transformed Soul Music.
Letters and Politics - October 7, 2013 at 10:00am
Ari Shapiro & Scott Lily
Letters and Politics - October 2, 2013 at 10:00am
Julian E. Zelizer is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University. He is the author of Governing America: The Revival of Political History.
Letters and Politics - October 1, 2013 at 10:00am
Geoffrey Kabaservice author of "Rule and Ruin: The Downfall of Moderation and the Destruction of the Republican Party, From Eisenhower to the Tea Party." Jo Comerford, executive director of the National Priorities Project.
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