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Tracing the Arc of Justice: Reverend Jacqui Lewis and Adrienne Maree Brown

As we wage love and watch resilient wildlife, this week, we mark the one-year anniversary of the 2016 election by asking two charismatic leaders how they keep their spirits brave. Reverend Dr. Jacqueline J. Lewis is senior minister at New York’s Middle Collegiate Church and a contributor to the 2017 collection "Faith and Resistance in the Age of Trump." Adrienne Maree Brown is co-editor of "Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements," and "Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds," in which she urges activists to become as open to change as nature is. 

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Despite efforts over the last two years to curtail progress for trans people by the current administration, trans activism has gained momentum and become prominent within the movement for queer justice. Laura speaks with Imara Jones, a trans activist, former policymaker, and host of The Last Sip on Free Speech TV about her work to amplify transgender narratives, on and off the screen.

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Laura Flanders Show

This week, Soul Fire Farm’s Leah Penniman talks with Chris Hedges author of America the Farewell tour about environmental threats, societal breakdown, and how we might come back together as humans. Then, a glimpse of CAGED, a play written and conceived by Hedge’s writing students in a high security prison in New Jersey.

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show