Glenn Loury and John Wood, Jr., spokesman for the bipartisan dialogue group Better Angels, consider why young black activists look to Malcolm X for guidance instead of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Bill Scher argues that Trump’s base cares more about the fight over border security than the actual policy.
Kat Rosenfield speaks with writer and comedian Bridget Phetasy about C.K.’s leaked stand-up performance.
Christina Hoff Sommers makes the case that mainstream feminists aren’t seeing the world clearly.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade talks to Travis Smith, author of Superhero Ethics, which uses comic book characters as a lens to examine ethics and values.
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Philosopher Dan Kaufman asks writer E. John Winner, a veteran of the NYC punk scene, whether the well of youthful rebellion springs eternal. Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv
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Journalist Lisa Goldman, who lived in Tel Aviv during the second Intifada, describes how an atmosphere of fear and violence helped push Israelis to the right.
Bill Scher and Matt Lewis assess Elizabeth Warren’s presidential chances.