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Laura Flanders Show
On her weekly interview show, former Air America Radio host and author Laura Flanders talks with forward-thinking people from around the world of politics, business, and culture, and introduces the cutting edge social movements that are making tomorrow's world today. For intelligent, eclectic conversation with the world's most creative thinkers and doers, watch the "Laura Flanders Show," produced by GRITtv.org.
Poet Aja Monet talks about free-speech, accountability, the poet June Jordan and the fight for Palestinian liberation.
This week, "The Laura Flanders Show" focuses on alternatives to both soviet-style socialism and Wall-Street style financial capitalism.
We mark the one-year anniversary of the 2016 election by asking two charismatic leaders how they keep their spirits brave.
David Harvey discusses the spirals of capitalism and his new book "Marx, Capital, and the Madness of Economic Reason."
When storms hit, levees break and waters rise, the links between people and their governments nearly collapsed in Puerto Rico but what saved lives was the links people had with their community.
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.
This week on the Laura Flanders Show an interview with immigrant and human rights leader, Ravi Ragbir. Ragbir, of the New Sanctuary Coalition in New York was detained January 11 at a routine check in with ICE. He is currently awaiting a hearing on his status. If the intent, or at least the effect of deportations like this one is to silence voices like Ragbir's our response is to lift them back up.
Professional skateboarder Amelia Brodka examines the skateboarding industry's approach to how it markets, promotes and supports women in its sport.KCET Original
This film explores the difficult choices that lead to trafficking of young women in Romania.KCET Original
This film explores the complex issues that have been raised by the increasingly life-like sex robots.KCET Original
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"Personas de Pixan" explores the world of Mayan women in Guatemala, where machismo is prevalent and indigenous culture is being forgotten.KCET Original