free speech podcasts

September 30, 2016 Pursuing Justice

Carole S. Rendon, our region's new U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, discusses the work ahead to make...

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October 7, 2016 Brown Is The New White

Steve Phillips, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and author of Brown is the New White, discusses the...

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October 12, 2016 Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution

Janette Sadik-Khan, former Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation and author of...

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October 13, 2016 Support and Survival: Handling Alzheimer's and Dementia

Peter A. DeGolia, M.D., Medical Director, McGregor Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE); The Very...

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October 14, 2016 Building an Infrastructure of Opportunity in Cleveland

David Dodson, President of MDC, discusses how equity can be created by removing the barriers in people's way and...

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October 17, 2016 2016 Congressional Candidate Forum

Congressional candidates vying for seats in Ohio’s 9th, 11th, 14th and 16th districts – including Beverly Goldstein,...

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October 21, 2016 Combating the Lead Poisoning Crisis in Cleveland

A panel of leaders from across Ohio including Robert Cole, Managing Attorney of Advocates for Basic Legal Equality,...

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October 20, 2016 Ohio Counts: Race for the U.S. Senate

The third and final debate between U.S. Senate candidates Rob Portman and Ted Strickland will take place at the Idea...

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October 24, 2016 Youth Forum: The Education Achievement Gap

George Golden, Program Director, Closing the Achievement Gap (CTAG), Cleveland Metropolitan School District; Gregory...

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October 25, 2016 Surviving Breast Cancer: When Doctor Becomes Patient

Melanie A. Lynch, M.D., a breast surgeon at Summa Akron City Hospital who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015 is...

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October 28, 2016 The Cleveland Consent Decree: Tracking Progress

Matthew Barge, Partner and Co-Executive Director of the Police Assessment Resource Center (PARC), discusses what...

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October 25, 2016: Building Bridges Between Islam and the West

The second event in Trinity Cathedral's A Future that Belongs to Us All national speaker series, a conversation with...

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November 10, 2016 Of Civil Wrongs and Rights

Karen Korematsu, Founder and Executive Director of the Fred T. Korematsu Institute, discusses America’s complicated...

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November 11, 2016 Adoption in America Today: The Good, the Bad, and a Path to Reform

April Dinwoodie, Chief Executive of The Donaldson Adoption Institute, Inc., explores how a modern understanding of...

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Five Ideas to Fight For: How Our Freedom Is Under Threat and Why It Matters

Leading human rights lawyer Anthony Lester discusses his new book, which presents a powerful account of what’s needed...

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November 18, 2016 How the Cuyahoga River Fire Saved the World and Other True-ish Stories

David Stradling, Ph.D., author of “Where the River Burned: Carl Stokes and the Struggle to Save Cleveland,” discusses...

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'BradCast' 11/21/2016 (Guest: Media Matters' Eric Boehlert on Trump cashing in and corporate media checking out)

Independent investigative journalism, broadcasting, trouble-making and muckraking with Brad Friedman of BradBlog.com

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Outlawing Sarcasm, an Antikythera Skeleton, and a Falling Space Station

North Korean authorities are attempting to ban some types of sarcastic speech. A set of human remains was found at...

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Martin Garbus, one of America's fiercest fighters for free speech, is writing a memoir on the history of The Cuban Fi...

Martin Garbus, a winner of the PEN First Amendment Award of honor, is one of the country's fiercest fighters for free...

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Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case

Filmmaker Andreas Johnsen on the making of Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case.

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