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What's A Sanctuary with Jails?

Although cities across the country have announced themselves as sanctuaries, the queer and trans communities who defined this movement have been routinely failed by those same cities, as they adhere to regressive policing tactics. This week, Jennicet Gutiérrez of La Familia Trans Queer Liberation Movement and Hamid Khan of the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition join Laura to take measure of the contradictions found in state sanctioned surveillance of so-called sanctuary communities. 

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Star Power for People Power: Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Saru Jarayaman, Eve Ensler

Before #TimesUp, there was a history of successful collaboration between grassroots activists and celebrities. Laura speaks with Eve Ensler, who will be returning to Broadway with a new play titled "The Body of the World," about why our bodies must be connected to our politics. Then, an interview with Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, of the hit show "Grace and Frankie," alongside Saru Jarayaman, president of Restaurant Opportunities Center United.

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show