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  • emThe Rabbit Effectem
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    The Rabbit Effect

    Columbia University Psychiatry Professor Kelli Harding talked about her book, The Rabbit Effect: Live Longer, Happier, and Healthier with the Groundbreaking Science of Kindness, in which…

    118 views
  • emSee Jane Winem
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    See Jane Win

    Journalist Caitlin Moscatello talked about her book, See Jane Win: The Inspiring Story of the Women Changing American Politics, in which she examined the rise in women running and winning…

    58 views
  • emMean Girlem
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    Mean Girl

    New York University Professor Lisa Duggan talked about her book, Mean Girl: Ayn Rand and the Culture of Greed, on the life and political influence of the late author Ayn Rand.

    914 views
  • emOur NonChristian Nationem
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    Our Non-Christian Nation

    Boston University Professor Jay Wexler talked about his book, Our Non-Christian Nation: How Atheists, Satanists, Pagans, and Others Are Demanding Their Rightful Place in Public Life, in…

    199 views
  • emThe Socialist Manifestoem
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    The Socialist Manifesto

    Journalist Bhaskar Sunkara talked about his book, The Socialist Manifesto: The Case for Radical Politics in an Era of Extreme Inequality, in which he examined what a socialist system would…

    977 views
  • emHumanimalem
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    Humanimal

    Adam Rutherford talked about his book, Humanimal: How Homo Sapiens Became Nature’s Most Paradoxical Creature-A New Evolutionary History, in which he detailed evolutionary history and argued…

    667 views
  • Jewish Refugee in World War II Japan
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    Jewish Refugee in World War II Japan

    Isaac Shapiro read passages from his memoir, Edokko: Growing Up a Stateless Foreigner in Wartime Japan. Mr. Shapiro talked about his family’s flight from persecution against Jews in both…

    483 views
  • em1000 Books to Read Before You Dieem
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    1,000 Books to Read Before You Die

    Bookseller and publishing executive James Mustich offered his thoughts on the 1,000 books he says people should read in their lifetime.

    1,392 views
  • emGhosts in the Schoolyardem
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    Ghosts in the Schoolyard

    University of Chicago professor Eve Ewing reported on the Chicago public schools.

    911 views
  • emDawn of the New Everythingem
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    Dawn of the New Everything

    Scientist Jaron Lanier explored the connection between the brain and the world and argued that virtual reality enhances lives.

    1,551 views
  • emA Politically Incorrect Feministem
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    A Politically Incorrect Feminist

    Phyllis Chesler reflected on her work in the feminist movement and highlights some of its key figures.

    474 views
  • emUnapologeticem
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    Unapologetic

    Black Youth Project 100 director Charlene Carruthers offered her thoughts on how to shift mainstream ideas on race, gender, and class.

    380 views
  • emProudem
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    Proud

    Ibtihaj Muhammad detailed her journey to becoming the first female Muslim-American to medal at the Olympic Games.

    389 views
  • emMinority Leaderem
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    Minority Leader

    Former Georgia House Democratic Leader and gubernatorial candidate, Stacey Abrams, offered her thoughts on leadership.

    565 views
  • emAltAmericaem
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    Alt-America

    Journalist David Neiwert reported on the rise of the alt-right in America. He is in conversation with journalist Joe Conason.

    837 views
  • emSoonishem
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    Soonish

    Scientist Kelly Weinersmith and cartoonist Zach Weinersmith talked about their book Soonish, in which they detail several scientific advancements and studies being explored and the implications…

    969 views
  • emDo I Make Myself Clearem
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    Do I Make Myself Clear?

    Harold Evans talked about his book Do I Make Myself Clear?: Why Writing Well Matters. He spoke with Mike Barnicle, a political commentator on MSNBC’s Morning Joe.

    880 views
  • emSometimes Amazing Things Happenem
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    Sometimes Amazing Things Happen

    Dr. Elizabeth Ford talked about her book Sometimes Amazing Things Happen: Heartbreak and Hope on the Bellevue Hospital Psychiatric Prison Ward, in which she discusses her work in mental…

    957 views
  • emWhat Patients Say What Doctors Hearem
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    What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear

    Dr. Danielle Ofri talked about her book What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear, in which she explores communication between patients and their doctors and the impact it can have on their…

    1,291 views
  • Nato Thompson Discusses emCulture as a Weaponem
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    Culture as a Weapon

    Nato Thompson talked about his book Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday Life, in which examines how business and government use art to influence. He spoke with art critic…

    700 views
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