The Laura Flanders Show

Series produced by Laura Flanders

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The Laura Flanders Show is a TV and radio program that seeks to raise radical spirits by interviewing forward-thinking people who have real experience of shifting power, from the few to the many, in the worlds of arts, entrepreneurship and politics.

On her weekly TV and Radio program/podcast, author and journalist Laura Flanders interviews forward-thinking people from the worlds of politics, business, culture and social movements. The Laura Flanders Show produces 28 minute episodes on a weekly schedule. Recent guests include author/activist Naomi Klein, agrarian reformer Shirley Sherrod, novelist Arundhati Roy, economist Michael Hudson and ’Next System” theorist Gar Alperovitz.

"Most Valuable Multimedia Maker LAURA FLANDERS" - The Nation Magazine's 2018/2019 Progressive Honor Role


80 Pieces

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The U.S. economy, weak or strong, is the question at the heart of the election. But it doesn't get to the reality which is that, whatever else it m...

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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This week the People’s Republic of China celebrates its 70th anniversary as months of pro-democracy demonstrations continue in Hong Kong. Demonstra...

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  • Added: Oct 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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New York, NY...its a city with close to 100 billion dollar budget every year and 1 deputy mayor with some pretty creative plans for how to spend it...

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  • Added: Oct 02, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Roughly 40 million people live in poverty in the USA. Can you imagine living under $24,000 a year for a family of four? If you can’t, why not? Sure...

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  • Added: Sep 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Gender-based violence – why are states so bad at making it stop? This week, in her first appearance since fleeing Brazil, women’s rights advocate D...

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  • Added: Sep 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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No matter how we tackle climate change, cities are key. They emit massive amounts of carbon and they're ground zero for the climate crisis. But cou...

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Our city's economy – what is it for? New York's has been very good at piling up profits and building tall buildings. But all that private profit ha...

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  • Added: Sep 04, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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This week, dance as world-changing movement with two artists who expand our ideas about beauty, risk, mobility, and inclusion. Wheelchair dancer an...

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  • Added: Aug 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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This week we talk about the way central banks steer world development and for whom. Former Goldman Sachs manager, Nomi Prins author of Collusion: H...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Can music make a movement? This week, legendary music producer Danny Goldberg will reflect on 50 years since Woodstock and go in “Search of the Los...

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  • Added: Aug 15, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Prisons, police and punishment through incarceration. Are they with us forever in the land of the free? Sustained campaigns for change are beginnin...

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  • Added: Aug 07, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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There’s something sick about US Military spending. It’s certainly not keeping anyone safe. This week, why we the public spend billions on bad techn...

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  • Added: Jul 31, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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The great American housing crunch and what organizing can do about it. This week on The Laura Flanders Show, we discuss some of the challenges and ...

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  • Added: Jul 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Can technology advance society if it doesn't include all of society? This week, we talk with three disability justice activists who have ideas abou...

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  • Added: Jul 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Red, blue, rich, poor, country, city, left or right. Chances are you probably fall into one of those categories. And you may be quite happy where y...

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  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Don't remember the past? Does that mean you're condemned to repeat it? What does our country's past tell us about our present— and how can it help ...

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  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Fifty years ago at The Stonewall Inn, gay pride took the form of a riot, not a parade. Today, the question remains as relevant as ever: Just how do...

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  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Someone turns 65 every 8 seconds in this country, and as our elderly population grows, so does the need to build an economy around our future selve...

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  • Added: Jun 13, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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400 years since the first enslaved Africans arrived in Jamestown, many people agree reparations are due, but what would they look like? How about a...

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  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Our city's economy – what is it for? New York's has been very good at piling up profits and building tall buildings. But all that private profit ha...

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  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1