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  • emThe Method to the Madnessem
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    The Method to the Madness

    Journalists Allen Salkin and Aaron Short argued that Donald Trump’s decision to run for president was not impulsive but carefully planned.

    1,088 views
  • emOn the Clockem
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    On the Clock

    Journalist Emily Guendelsberger talked about her book, On the Clock: What Low-Wage Work Did to Me and How It Drives America Insane, on what it is like to work low-wage jobs in the United…

    559 views
  • emBreaking and Enteringem
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    Breaking and Entering

    Jeremy Smith explored the life of a hacker known as “Alien.”

    746 views
  • emWe Are the Nerdsem
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    We Are the Nerds

    Journalist Christine Lagorio-Chafkin reported on the growth and culture of the website Reddit.

    744 views
  • emAmerican Overdoseem
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    American Overdose

    Guardian journalist Chris McGreal reported on the opioid epidemic in America.

    833 views
  • Matt Taibbi Discusses emInsane Clown Presidentem
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    Insane Clown President

    Matt Taibbi talked about his book Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus, in which he recounts the 2016 Presidential election cycle and examines the democratic process and…

    3,942 views
  • emEnter Helenem
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    Enter Helen

    Journalist Brooke Hauser talked about her book, Enter Helen: The Invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the Rise of the Modern Single Woman, about the life of Helen Gurley Brown, the editor of…

    706 views
  • emBecause of Sexem
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    Because of Sex

    Gillian Tomas talked about her book Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women’s Lives at Work, in which she talks about how Title VII of the 1964 Civil…

    11,738 views
  • emDrawing Bloodem
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    Drawing Blood

    Molly Crabapple talked about her memoir, Drawing Blood. She spoke with journalist and author Matt Taibbi. This program contains language and images that some may find offensive.

    1,137 views
  • emThe Happiness Industryem
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    The Happiness Industry

    Will Davies talked his book, The Happiness Industry: How the Government and Big Business Sold us Well-Being, about the increasing importance that governments and businesses are giving to the idea of…

    1,411 views
  • emMore than a Scoreem
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    More than a Score

    Jesse Hagopian, editor of More Than a Score: The New Uprising Against High-Stakes Testing and history teacher at Garfield High School in Seattle, Washington, talked about the growing…

    2,057 views
  • emNewsfailem
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    #Newsfail

    Allison Kilkenny and Jamie Kilstein, co-creators of Citizen Radio, talked about their book, #Newsfail, in which they argue that mainstream media fails to properly report on important issues,…

    638 views
  • emA Colossal Wreckem
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    A Colossal Wreck

    Alexander Cockburn’s family and colleagues talked about the late journalist’s life and posthumously published book. A Colossal Wreck: A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption, And…

    823 views
  • emThe New Kidsem
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    The New Kids

    In her book Brooke Hauser documents a year at the Brooklyn International High School, where twenty-eight languages are spoken and none of the student body are native English-speakers. The…

    790 views