Guantanamo: America's Black Hole News Beat Episodes
February 9, 2018

America’s Black Hole: Indefinite Detention, Torture & Terror at Guantanamo Bay

Obama and Bush said Guantanamo Bay needs to close. Trump wants to keep it open. This is the story of a prison that has become known as a legal “Black Hole.”

Money Bail News Beat Podcast News Beat Episodes
January 25, 2018

Freedom For Sale: How Money Bail Crushes America’s Poor & Inflates The World’s Largest Prison State

More than 400,000 people toil in U.S. jails annually because they can’t pay bail. So why in the “Land of the Free” does freedom come at a debilitating cost?

Martin Luther King, Jr. News Beat Episodes
January 8, 2018

MLK: What They Won’t Teach in School

We take an alternative look at Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy, examining how the civil rights icon was so much more than simply the “I Have a Dream” soundbite.

Why We Riot News Beat Episodes
December 14, 2017

Why We Riot: Institutionalized Inequality, Racism & Oppression

MLK, Jr. once referred to “riots” as the “language of the unheard.” The reasons for such rebellions are myriad: political, social & cultural.

Right Wing Extremism News Beat Episodes
November 29, 2017

Misunderstanding Terrorism: Exposing Radical Caucasian Extremism

Since 9/11, the U.S. government & mainstream media have impressed the dangers of radical Islamic extremism, largely ignoring domestic right-wing extremism.

AUMF News Beat Episodes
November 15, 2017

AUMF: The Latest Weapon in America’s Illegal Perpetual War

LISTEN: The executive branch effectively wields all war-making power—an unprecedented coup that provokes little outrage from a war-exhausted nation.

Chelsea Manning: Collateral Murder Cover-Up - News Beat Podcast News Beat Episodes
November 3, 2017

Chelsea Manning: Collateral Murder Cover-Up

LISTEN: This episode seeks to rectify that narrative, and detail the significance and ongoing horrors of Chelsea Manning’s leaks.

Exonerated and Broke - News Beat podcast News Beat Episodes
September 18, 2017

Exonerated and Broke

LISTEN: This podcast episode details the horror when wrongful convictions are made more painful when states offer ZERO compensation to exonerees

Hijacking Jihad - News Beat podcast News Beat Episodes
August 24, 2017

Hijacking Jihad

LISTEN: This podcast episode explains that while Muslims nationwide engage in Jihad every day, their Jihad is less menacing than most Americans may think.

News Beat: The True Origins of the War on Drugs News Beat Episodes
August 2, 2017

The True Origins of the War on Drugs

LISTEN: This podcast episode tells the tale of the start of the endless drug war, with a man most Americans have never heard of: Harry Anslinger.