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Aug. 18, 2020

Alex Vitale — The Problem Is Policing Itself

Alex is Professor of Sociology and Coordinator of the Policing and Social Justice Project at Brooklyn College and a Visiting Prof…

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Aug. 14, 2020

Mark Charles — We The People Must Mean All The People

Mark Charles, a dual citizen of the United States and the Navajo Nation, is running as an Independent Candidate for President of …

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Aug. 11, 2020

Rob Scheer — Helping Children Feel Loved, Known, & Safe Is Incredibly…

Rob Scheer is my friend and the founder of Comfort Cases. They exist to "inspire communities to bring dignity and hope youth in f…

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July 31, 2020

Billie Winner-Davis

Reality Winner shared the truth about the Russians hacking in our 2016 Presidential election. Instead of praising her and calling…

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July 28, 2020

Matthew Kincaid — Overcoming Racism

Matthew Kincaid is an educator and activist who has been leading anti-racism workshops for over fourteen years.

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July 21, 2020

Nick Laparra — Honoring the Lives and Legacies of John Lewis and C.T.…

In this episode, Nick shares some thoughts about the two civil rights heroes we lost this past week and he gives us some challeng…

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July 17, 2020

Jelani Memory — Creating Kids Books That Matter

Jelani Memory is a black entrepreneur, thinker, learner, and an incredibly curious human. He lives in Portland, Oregon, with his …

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July 14, 2020

Josh Radnor, Justin Jones, Lisa Sharon Harper, Joel Stein, Yusra Mard…

This week, we’re doing a highlights episode! These are some of the moments that have stuck out to me from the amazing conversatio…

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July 10, 2020

Yusra Mardini — A Syrian Refugee Swimming Away From Danger And Toward…

Yusra Mardini is a Syrian Refugee. In 2015, she and her sister left their home to head toward safety. A few minutes into the trip…

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July 7, 2020

Charles Robinson — Peace, Victory, and a Warrior Spirit

Charles belongs to the Choctaw tribe and his wife belongs to the Blackfoot tribe. 21 years ago, they started a non-profit organiz…

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July 3, 2020

Tori Williams Douglass — White People Can Become Allies In The Fight …

Tori is an anti-racist educator, the founder of White Homework, a writer, a content creator, and so much more

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June 30, 2020

Robert Frank — Can Peer Pressure Help Us Combat Climate Change?

Robert Frank is the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and a Professor of Economics at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Gra…

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June 23, 2020

Larycia Hawkins — On Wearing a Hijab, Losing Tenure at a Prestigious …

Larycia Hawkins is a scholar, a speaker, and a Professor at University of Virginia. She was the first female African-American ten…

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June 16, 2020

Sarah Ives — Working On A Cure That Could Change The World!

Sarah Ives joins me on the podcast today! Sarah works with former podcast guest Jacob Glanville, is an immune engineer, is the Di…

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June 9, 2020

Teens 4 Equality — How Six Teens Organized The Largest Black Lives Ma…

Kennedy Green, Mikayla Smith, Nya Collins, Jade Fuller, and Emma Rose Smith join us on the show today to talk about how they went…

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June 2, 2020

Lisa Sharon Harper — Can Everything Wrong Really Be Made Right?

Lisa Sharon Harper joins me on the podcast today to discuss all things George Floyd, riots, slavery, the police, and whether to n…

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May 19, 2020

Eugene Cho — Thou Shalt Not Be A Jerk

Eugene is a pastor, author, and a humanitarian. He is the Founder of One Day’s Wages and the President-Elect of Bread for the Wor…

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May 12, 2020

Mike McHargue — You’re A Miracle (And A Pain In The Ass)

Mike McHargue "is a public educator trusted by millions to use empathy and deep scientific insights to help them navigate some of…

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