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Monday, November 3, 2014 | 11:00 AM

An internet video of a woman showered in catcalls on the street goes viral. We’ll look at women and men in public space. The catcall culture.

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 10:00 AM

Police shootings, cop culture, body cameras. And the big debate over how to protect the public and the police.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014 | 10:00 AM

The message that will last out of Ferguson with New Yorker writer Jelani Cobb.

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM

A deep read on Ferguson, Missouri and what we’re seeing about race, class, hope and fear in America.

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Monday, August 4, 2014 | 11:00 AM

How income inequality is shaping marriage in America in ways that will make the country even less equal.

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Thursday, April 24, 2014 | 10:00 AM

California as Exhibit A for what happens when a state bans affirmative action in college admissions. We’ll look at race, college and California.

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Thursday, October 14, 2010 | 11:00 AM

Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Eugene Robinson on the splintering of black America.

 
Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

Henry Louis Gates Jr. criticized the controversial assertions made by Dinesh D’souza and Newt Gingrich about President Obama’s alleged “Kenyan anticolonial” mentality and behavior. Here are excerpts.

 
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 | 11:00 AM

Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates on blackness, whiteness, and the first African-American president in the White House.

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Friday, August 27, 2010 | 11:00 AM

Reexamining the silver screen detective Charlie Chan. A new book investigates the caricature cop and the real-life detective he was based on.

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Newly-minted college graduates on the job hunt. We’ll look at who’s hiring, starting salaries, and strategies for landing that first job.

 
Jun 9, 2016

Europe, India and China, are taking on American tech giants over privacy, monopolies, and more. We’ll look at the global technology pushback against the U.S.A.

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Jessica Valenti: ‘Objectification Is About Dehumanizing People’
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016

“There is some power in laying claim to the word victim.” — Jessica Valenti on the Stanford sexual assault case, and the importance of language.

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Why The ‘Roots’ Remake Matters (And What Stays The Same)
Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016

The recent remake of “Roots” on the History Channel makes important changes, Morehouse College’s Stephane Dunn argues. But it also holds true to the original story.

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Former Trump Advisor Roger Stone: ‘Trump’s Going To Be The Next President’
Monday, Jun 6, 2016

Longtime political consultant Roger Stone apologizes for his “two martini tweets,” even as he predicts Donald Trump will be the next U.S. president.

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