Open Source with Christopher Lydon
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November 12, 2015
At Mizzou and Yale, is it the second civil rights movement yet?
March 12, 2015
‘The Changing Same’: Race in America
Orlando Patterson has spent his career puzzling over the "immutable force" in American race relations. Is it the ongoing, grassroots cultural revolution we see and...|
March 6, 2015
Ganzeer in America: Get the joke? Can...
The Egyptian graffiti genius known as Ganzeer is working on our turf now. I am presuming to welcome him as an artist of radical humanism....|
December 18, 2014
The New Kids On The Block
The protests chanting “Black Lives Matter” and “I Can’t Breathe” in the wake of the police killings in Missouri, New York, and elsewhere, will draw comparisons. They’re less pious...|
December 4, 2014
Ferguson is Everywhere
We’re all caught in the floodlights of Ferguson, Missouri, still reeling from the death of Michael Brown and the non-indictment of Darren Wilson, the man...|
November 20, 2014
Capitalism and Chains
We’re continuing our series on capitalism by going back to its unspeakable origins. A new wave of historians say that the “peculiar institution” of slavery explains...|
November 11, 2014
Cornel West’s View From Ferguson
"To be on fire is to have a deep love that ignites a holy anger and a righteous indignation and moral outrage at unemployment, decrepit...|
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