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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 - March 31, 2014 at 10:00am
Simon Head, author of Mindless: Why Smarter Machines are Making Dumber Humans. Martha Ackman on Toni Stone, the first woman professional baseball player in the Negro Leagues.
Letters and Politics - March 27, 2014 at 10:00am
Jimmy Carter; Jodi Jacob, RH Reality Check; And Trevor Timm, executive editor the Freedom of the Press Foundation.
Letters and Politics - March 26, 2014 at 10:00am
Peniel Joseph, author of Stokely: A Life
Letters and Politics - March 25, 2014 at 10:00am
Supreme Court considers birth control and the Affordable Care Act. Guest: Jessica Mason Pieklo, adjunct professor of law and legal analyst with RH Reality Check. George Caffentzis, political philosopher and founding member of the Midnight Notes Collective.
Letters and Politics - March 24, 2014 at 10:00am
Silvia Federici, founding member of the International Feminist Collective and former professor of political science.
Letters and Politics - March 20, 2014 at 10:00am
Nicholas Freudenberg, a Professor at the City University of New York School of Public Health, is the author of Lethal But Legal: Corporations, Consumption, and Protecting Public Health.
Letters and Politics - March 19, 2014 at 10:00am
Adrian Lee, astrophysicist at UC Berkeley. Dorothy Senechal, author of I Died for Beauty.
Letters and Politics - March 18, 2014 at 10:00am
Paul Magocsi, Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Toronto.
Letters and Politics - The crisis in the Ukraine. With Guest Host Philip Maldari - March 10, 2014 at 10:00am
With Edward Walker, Political Science professor at UC Berkeley and author of "Dissolution: Sovereignty and the Breakup of the Soviet Union"; Anthony d'Agostino, Prof. of History at San Francisco State University; and William Dalrymple author or "Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan."
Letters and Politics - March 6, 2014 at 10:00am
The Pentagon makes plans for a warming world. We talk about it with Francesco Femia is Founding Director of the Center for Climate and Security. The story behind 3 iconic songs in the labor and civil rights movements with Shana Redmond, author of the book Anthem: Social Movements and ...
Letters and Politics - March 5, 2014 at 10:00am
Climate scientist Jennifer Francis of Rutgers University, co-author of a report in 2012 that hypothesized that global warming is changing the northern jet stream... and that is what is causing severe weather conditions this winter across North America; Rebecca Griffin on the proposed military budget
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