Letters and Politics

Republican Healthcare Bill & The Vel d’Hiv Raid

On today’s show host Mitch Jeserich is in conversation with Professor Laurel Lucia about the Republican Healthcare Bill.  Professor Lucia is director of the Health Care Program at the Center for Labor Research and Education at UC Berkeley.

Then, Micth interviews Levi Laub who translated into English Maurice Rajsfus’s book The Vel d’Hiv Raid. Today is the 75th anniversary of this infamous episode of French History when the French police rounded up 13 000 Jews for the Gestapo.

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