Stories from the b-side of history. Lost recordings, hidden worlds, people possessed by a sound, a vision, a mission. The episodes tell deeply layered stories, lush with interviews, field recordings and music.
Earlier this year, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a complaint against the Glendale Union High School District, accusing school officials of refusing to enroll a 19-year-old Salvadoran refugee.
The Republican Governors Association — or RGA — annual conference is underway. This year, it landed in Scottsdale. It’s an organization with, in their words, “one primary objective: electing and supporting Republican governors.”
154 years ago, the U.S. military opened fire on a group of Native Americans in Colorado. Last weekend, Border Patrol agents lobbed canisters of tear-gas at Central American migrants, and while the events are different, the motives are similar. Who gets to call the United States home?
This Friday, world leaders will be meeting for the G20 Summit. Although the Saudi Crown Prince's appearance, Venezuela, and escalating tensions between Ukraine and Russia will be highlights of the summit, the main event will be the meeting between President Trump and China's Xi Jinping.
Betty Ford’s name is synonymous with many things — especially addiction and recovery, as well as her role as First Lady to President Gerald Ford and even as a breast cancer survivor. But, there’s also a lot about this trailblazing First Lady that you probably don’t know.
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery has been popular among Republicans, but his stances on criminal justice reform and capital punishment have made him a target for criticism from a number of groups.
Opponents of the light rail extension planned to go down Central Avenue into South Phoenix turned in signatures to the city today. Their goal is to refer a measure to the ballot asking voters to stop the project.
After some Central American migrants attempted to rush the border wall on Sunday and were met with tear gas from U.S. agents, President Trump took to Twitter and issued a warning: “We will close the Border permanently if need be. Congress, fund the WALL!”
2018 has been a strong year for the U.S. economy with unemployment extremely low and wages starting to catch up. But the stock market has been volatile, and there isn’t much optimism about the impact of the tariffs the Trump administration has implemented.
Tim Wu has been advocating for an antitrust approach to dealing with Facebook. He's a Columbia Law professor and the author of The Curse of Bigness: Antitrust in the New Age. He joins the show with Tony Romm, tech policy reporter for The Washington Post.