For decades Martha C. Nussbaum has been an acclaimed scholar and humanist, earning dozens of honors for her books and essays. In The Monarchy of Fear she turns her full attention to the terrible political standoff tha has polarized America since the Trump election. Although today’s atmosphere is heavily marked by partisanship, divisive rhetoric, and the seeming total inability … Continued
On today’s show we look at the film, The UnAmerican Struggle. The UnAmerican Struggle is a feature-length, documentary film that offers a new perspective on a very controversial subject. In 2016, some 62 million American voters elected a presidential candidate whose views were rooted in multiple forms of bigotry — racism, misogyny, sexism, and xenophobia. … Continued
Entrevista con el academico y analista político John Ackerman. Comentarios con El Nahual sobre la primera de semana de Trump. Además, música latina alternativa.
Are Muslims the new Jews? As President elect Donald Trump picks his cabinet, he has not backed off from his campaign promise of requiring Muslims to register. Today we’ll speak with Imam Feisel Abdul Rauf of Cordoba House about what lies ahead. And, what will a Trump Presidency mean for mass surveillance, privacy, and the … Continued
Muslims Are Being Demonized … Yet Again; Brussels Attack: Looking At the Big Picture; Supreme Court’s Voting Right Act Debacle on Full Display in Arizona Primary. Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.
Brussels Is Under High Security Alert, But Will Europe Address Muslims in “Marginalized Ghettos”? A Paris Every Day: As 100 Americans Die from Guns Daily, Newark Mayor Ras Baraka Calls for Reform; Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, Elected After Popular Uprising, Defends Local Control of Schools; “A Mayor That’s Radical”: Newark Mayor Ras Baraka Reflects on His Poet Father … Continued