Jack Tchen, professor of Public History & Humanities and director at the Clement Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience at Rutgers University Newark and Cara Page, grassroots organizing director of the Anti-Eugenics Project a
This week New York's City Council passed a nation-leading slate of bills to improve working conditions faced by the city's food delivery workers, including minimum payments required for workers, a maximum distance per delivery, and access to restaurant b
Rob Schmitz, NPR's international correspondent based in Berlin, discusses Sunday's election results as Germany votes for a new chancellor and talks about the legacy that Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves behind.
Today is the day New York State's COVID vaccine mandate goes into effect for healthcare workers. Doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers, call in to talk about whether you're worried about staffing shortages, or whether you're prepared to lose your
Patrick Gaspard, president and chief executive officer of the Center for American Progress and former US ambassador to South Africa, talks about the latest on Haitian migrants and the United States' immigration policy, plus other national political news.
Workers in the 150,000-member Hollywood skilled crafts union are threatening to strike over low pay and marathon workdays. Listeners call-in on whether they support the action, and if the pandemic has changed the way they view working conditions.
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Anu Joshi, vice president of policy at the New York Immigration Coalition, and Tracy Reines, regional director in the resettlement, asylum & integration unit at the International Rescue Committee, talk about the mounting crisis at the southern border
Katharine Hayhoe, climate scientist at Texas Tech University, chief scientist of The Nature Conservancy, lead author for the Second, Third, and Fourth US National Climate Assessment, host of the PBS digital series Global Weirding and the author of Saving