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.”
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?
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.
MLK, Jr. once referred to “riots” as the “language of the unheard.” The reasons for such rebellions are myriad: political, social & cultural.
Since 9/11, the U.S. government & mainstream media have impressed the dangers of radical Islamic extremism, largely ignoring domestic right-wing extremism.
LISTEN: The executive branch effectively wields all war-making power—an unprecedented coup that provokes little outrage from a war-exhausted nation.
LISTEN: This episode seeks to rectify that narrative, and detail the significance and ongoing horrors of Chelsea Manning’s leaks.
LISTEN: This podcast episode details the horror when wrongful convictions are made more painful when states offer ZERO compensation to exonerees
LISTEN: This podcast episode explains that while Muslims nationwide engage in Jihad every day, their Jihad is less menacing than most Americans may think.
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.
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