Behind the News

Getting rid of cops, and the origins and purpose of public debt.

Sociologist Alex Vitale, just out with a second edition of The End of Policing, on how we can replace cops with more humane substitutes. And economist Barry Eichengreen, co-author of In Defense on Public Debttalks about the history and purpose of government borrowing.


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Kronos QuartetWawshishijay ("Our Beginning")Wawshishijay ("Our Beginning")WMG - Nonesuch
Christophe RoussetRameau: Premier Livre de pieces de clavecin / Suite in D Minor-major 1724 - 6. Le rappel des oiseauxRameau: Pièces de ClaveçinUMG - Decca Music Group Ltd.
Helena Hauff,Paris The Black FuElectronic Future (feat. Paris The Black Fu)Electronic Future (feat. Paris The Black Fu)WMG - Tresor Records
Thomas Puggård-Müller,Ole Skipper Mosgård,Thorkild MøllerJay McShannCherry RedAfter HoursORCHARD - Storyville Records
Ireesh LalNovacaneEthnotronica36D
MONDO GROSSOIntermezzo SunNext Wave (Next Wave)