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The Inclusive Economy: How to bring wealth to America's poor. Talking with author and Senior Research Fellow at the Cato Institute, Michael Tanner.

Jan. 5, 2023

Both a modern history of US poverty programs and a four point prescription to tackle the root causes of poverty.

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Power Failure: The Rise and Fall of an American Icon. In conversation with author William D. Cohan.

Dec. 7, 2022

New York Times bestselling author William D. Cohan discusses his latest book Power Failure. Bill interviewed three of the last four CEOs of General Electric, among many other insiders, to get a first hand account about the …

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Control: The Dark History and Troubling Present of Eugenics. Talking with author Adam Rutherford

Nov. 15, 2022

Eugenics origins and how the subject was corrupted by the Nazis.

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Broken: The Failed Promise of Muslim Inclusion - Talking with author Professor Evelyn Alsultany.

Nov. 10, 2022

As America’s Muslim population increases and integrates into the mainstream, the popular stereotypes on the screen must change.

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The Forger's Forgery: In conversation with author Clay Small.

Nov. 4, 2022

Art forgery, revenge, redemption feature in this intricate crime story.

Guest: Clay Small
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In conversation with Liz Nugent, Ireland's First Lady of Crime Fiction, Emerald Noir.

Oct. 21, 2022

Critically acclaimed crime fiction author Liz Nugent discusses her body of work and upcoming new work “Strange Sally Diamond”.

Guest: Liz Nugent
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Frisco, a Novel. Talking with author Daniel Bacon

Sept. 29, 2022

A historical novel set amidst the 1934 General Strike in San Francisco, the first such strike in America and a defining event in our history along with the 1849 GoldRush and 1906 Earthquake.

Guest: Daniel Bacon
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Frontier Justice: Bass Reeves Deputy US Marshal. Talking with author Charlie Ray

Sept. 16, 2022

Bass Reeves was the first African American Deputy US Marshal appointed West of The Mississippi. He apprehended more than 3000 fugitives in the Oklahoma Territory and the West. Charlie sets the record straight about the role …

Guest: Charlie Ray
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Stuck Improving: Racial Equity and School Leadership. Talking with author Dr. Decoteau Irby

Aug. 16, 2022

Achieving racial equity in a large high school as the student body grew from 8% black and brown to 30%.

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Upon This Rock - The Sequel. In conversation with author David Eugene Perry.

July 29, 2022

David discusses the sequel to his award winning novel Upon this Rock. He has taken up residence in Grazalema, Spain, one of Spain’s “Pueblo’s Blanco’s.”

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The Midcoast - A Novel. In conversation with author Adam White.

July 19, 2022

Adam White's debut novel is a national bestseller and is featured as a New York Times Editor's Choice book. A crime drama set in small town Maine, it contrasts the fortunes of two very different families. One has become very…

Guest: Adam White