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Sea Change Radio: Decision 2020: Aaron Huertas of Healthy Voting, Segment 1

1 month ago
The clock is ticking down on Decision 2020. Whether they are talking about record turnout, or voter suppression, or the reliability of polling data, the pundits are in agreement on one thing: 2020 is an election like no other. This week on Sea Change Radio, we are speaking with political consultant Aaron Huertas about how this unique election is unfolding. We learn about how and when Americans are exercising their franchise, the growth in early voting around the country, hot spots for voter suppression, and what all of us can do to make a difference before the last ballot is cast.
Sea Change Radio

This Way Out: SCOTUS Dancing and Movie Market + global LGBTQ news!, Segment 1

1 month 1 week ago
A queer ovation for Ovid.tv; pro-queer Senators challenge U.S. high court nominee Amy Coney Barrett; Chile makes progress on marriage equality, advocates push Peru's high court on languishing marriage lawsuit, an Israeli Orthodox rabbi affirms queer families, gay dads beat the U.S. State Department for surrogacy son’s citizenship, Texas okays bias-based service by social workers, and more global LGBTQ news!
Lucia Chappelle

Building Bridges: Badges Without Borders: How Global Counterinsurgency Transformed American Policing , Segment 1

1 month 1 week ago
Building Bridges features Stuart Schrader, author of Badges Without Borders: How Global Counterinsurgency Transformed American Policing. Prof. Schrader Currently teaches courses in Africana Studies, International Studies and Sociology at Johns Hopkins University, where he is Associate Director of the Program in Racism, Immigration and Citizenship. Schrader reveals the global footprint of U.S. policing policies and practice.How U.S. counterinsurgency came home to U.S. police departments, spying and high tech surveillance, vicious crowd and riot control, special weapons and assault and more. Join us for a provocative exchange as the topic could not be more timely against the backdrop of resistance to Trumps deployment of federal police forces to Portland and other cities to suppress the risings against white supremacy.
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg

Radio Ecoshock Show: Hurricanes and Arctic Fires: A World Slipping Away Unnoticed, Segment 1

1 month 1 week ago
Buried under the surge of COVID sickness & death in the northern hemisphere, and the dire circus of the American election, real climate news shows nature as we need it - is slipping away. Half the corals of Australia announced dead. A vast swamp of Brazil burned over. Ice vanishing at the Poles and its all just blips on our radar, gone in seconds. Radio Ecoshock doggedly continues to cover the big shift on this planet. This week we investigate zombie fires in the Arctic with Dr. Jessica McCarty, and the new wave of hurricanes as Alex Harris of the Miami Herald interviews intrepid Rutgers scientist Dr. Jennifer Francis. This is real news we need today.
Alex Smith

Radio Ecoshock Show: Hurricanes and Arctic Fires: A World Slipping Away Unnoticed, Segment 1

1 month 1 week ago
Buried under the surge of COVID sickness & death in the northern hemisphere, and the dire circus of the American election, real climate news shows nature as we need it - is slipping away. Half the corals of Australia announced dead. A vast swamp of Brazil burned over. Ice vanishing at the Poles and its all just blips on our radar, gone in seconds. Radio Ecoshock doggedly continues to cover the big shift on this planet. This week we investigate zombie fires in the Arctic with Dr. Jessica McCarty, and the new wave of hurricanes as Alex Harris of the Miami Herald interviews intrepid Rutgers scientist Dr. Jennifer Francis. This is real news we need today.
Alex Smith

Radio Ecoshock Show: Hurricanes and Arctic Fires: A World Slipping Away Unnoticed, Segment 1

1 month 1 week ago
Buried under the surge of COVID sickness & death in the northern hemisphere, and the dire circus of the American election, real climate news shows nature as we need it - is slipping away. Half the corals of Australia announced dead. A vast swamp of Brazil burned over. Ice vanishing at the Poles and its all just blips on our radar, gone in seconds. Radio Ecoshock doggedly continues to cover the big shift on this planet. This week we investigate zombie fires in the Arctic with Dr. Jessica McCarty, and the new wave of hurricanes as Alex Harris of the Miami Herald interviews intrepid Rutgers scientist Dr. Jennifer Francis. This is real news we need today.
Alex Smith

Back in the USSR: COVID 19 and Sinophobia, Segment 1

1 month 1 week ago
Back in the USSR returns after a considerable absence and confronts the COVID pandemic head-on, along with how fear of "the other" has been effectively weaponized by powerful interests in this time of uncertainty. As Asian-Americans face an epidemic of racist violence and the American Empire unleashes a new cold war against China, it is imperative that we understand why this is happening.
Back in the USSR