• • • Past Episodes • • •
Our Body Politic’s weekly episodes feature in-depth conversations about the economy, health, politics, education, the environment, and the most prescient issues – because all issues are women’s issues.
2023 Labor Movements And An Immigrant Capitol Sergeant’s Perspective On the January 6th Insurrection
On this episode of Our Body Politic, Karen Attiah, guest host and Columnist for the Washington Post, speaks with labor journalist Kim Kelly about the past year in labor movements in the U.S. Then Karen talks with journalist, activist, and documentarian Rokhaya Diallo...
On this episode of Our Body Politic, host Farai Chideya listens to some of the conversations she is thankful for this year. First is Farai’s most recent interview with Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland. Then Farai speaks with Renata Joy, founder of Pure Joy...
On this episode of Our Body Politic, host Farai Chideya talks with Shannon-Janean Currie, vice president at Benenson Strategy Group, which conducted our inaugural survey for our Living Data series. Farai then speaks with Cathy Cohen, the founder, and director of...
On this episode of Our Body Politic, guest host Sayu Bhojwani talks with Adriane Lentz-Smith, associate professor of history at Duke University about polarization, division, and the politics of rage. Sayu then speaks with Christina Greer, Moynihan Public Scholars...
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