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Wednesday, December 17 2014

When Kendrick Lamar Hits NPR, We All Win

When everyone feels they can be an expert, how do you reassert your ownership over a topic? By waiting for its crossover moment.


Monday, August 1 2011

Captain America and a Past That Must Linger Still

Despite the dark times that birthed the original Captain America #1, there was a hopefulness to the character. Writer Ed Brubaker however offers a Cap worn down by personal history. Or is that the point?


Thursday, March 3 2011

‘Radio Shangri-la’: An NPR Journalist’s Adventures in Bhutan

Radio Shangri-La reads like an extended NPR feature full of well-chosen quotations and anecdotes, colorful characters, and personal reflections crafted into a neat package which leaves the reader feeling a little smarter in return for their time.


Thursday, November 11 2010

The Top Ten Pop Culture Podcasts

The exhilarating world of podcasting opens up new opportunities for pop culture analysis in the relatively young medium. Here is a list of ten particularly rewarding podcasts covering the worlds of film, television, music, and literature.


Thursday, January 21 2010

Those “Crazy Colored People”: Reading Race in Mental Health

Where white kids are depressed, black kids are pathological, even when demonstrating the same behavior in a classroom. NPR's Tell Me More investigates why "Blacks, Latinos Less Likely Treated For Depression". Perhaps the facts of race explain insanity for many, and there's no treatment for that.


Tuesday, October 6 2009

“RE: Raw Video of Derrion Albert 16 teen year old beaten to death ...”

How slow is too slow for non-violence? One girl counts to five and voila!


Wednesday, September 9 2009

Combing the Kink Out (video)

Abusive Nappy Ass Hair video on YouTube makes talk radio circuit!


Monday, August 24 2009

Black Gay Marriage

Listening to ‘A Spirited Debate on Gay Marriage’ from the Michael Eric Dyson Show


Thursday, August 9 2007

Climate Connections connects


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