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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 - April 30, 2014 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - April 29, 2014 at 10:00am
Greg Grandin, author of The Empire of Necessity. Torange Yeghiazarian author of the play The Fifth String: Ziryab’s Passage to Cordoba.

Letters and Politics - April 28, 2014 at 10:00am
Jeffrey Clements, author of Corporations are Not People.

Letters and Politics - April 24, 2014 at 10:00am
Craig Aaron of Free Press talks about the FCC's proposed rule changes for net neutrality. Alex Beam, author of American Crucifixion: The Murder of Joseph Smith and the Fate of the Mormon Church.

Letters and Politics - April 23, 2014 at 10:00am
Terry Anderson, professor of history at Texas A&M University and author of the book The Pursuit of Fairness: The History of Affirmative Action.

Letters and Politics - April 22, 2014 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - April 21, 2014 at 10:00am
Bruce Schneier is a security technologist and cryptographer and a fellow at Harvard University. He'll join us to talk about what has been learned about the Heartbleed bug, cyber-crime, cyber-warfare the NSA and you. Excerpts from Robert Knight's The Sweet Science of Racism.

Letters and Politics - April 17, 2014 at 10:00am
Mikhail Beznosov, Head of the governing board of the East-Ukrainian Society for International Studies, Beznosov and associate professor in sociology at Kharkiv National University. Eric Schlosser, author of Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety.

Letters and Politics - April 16, 2014 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - April 15, 2014 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - April 14, 2014 at 10:00am
Matt Tiabbi, author of Divide: American Injustice and the Age of the Wealth Gap. Todd Purdum, author of An Idea Whose Time Has Come.

Letters and Politics - April 10, 2014 at 10:00am
The Privacy of DNA with Troy Duster, professor emeritus of sociology at NYU & UC Berkeley, and Jeremy Gruber, President of the Council for Responsible Genes.

Letters and Politics - April 9, 2014 at 10:00am
On the Heartbleed Bug with Yan Zhu, Staff Technologist for the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Sohail Daulatzai, author of the book Black Star, Crescent Moon: The Muslim International and Black Freedom beyond America.

Letters and Politics - April 8, 2014 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - April 7, 2014 at 10:00am
Michael Wehner, Climate scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab. Nina Wilson, co-founder of Idle No More.

Letters and Politics - April 3, 2014 at 10:00am
USAID Secretly Acts in Cuba. Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research. The Life & Times of Elisee Reclus with John Clarke, professor of philosophy at Loyola University.

Letters and Politics - April 2, 2014 at 10:00am
Jon Bonifaz, President and co-founder of Free Speech For People. Jeff Milchen, co-founder of the Montana-based American Independent Business Alliance. Rahna Epting, deputy executive director at Public Campaign Action Fund. Historian Peter Linebaugh.

Letters and Politics - April 1, 2014 at 10:00am

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