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


67 Pieces

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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
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This week, two artists who expand our ideas about beauty, risk, mobility, and inclusion. Wheelchair dancer and esteemed choreographer Alice Sheppar...

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  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Art organizations and sponsorship dollars have gone hand in hand for decades. But with backlash and protests over donors ethics, should cultural in...

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  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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A suspicious fire and a white power symbol at a legendary leadership school in the U.S. South. And a brutal backlash to a women's rights march in ...

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  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Far more than an escape, comics can pack a political punch, as does the work of this week’s guests. First up, Mohammad Sabaaneh describes how he tr...

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  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Segregation in Education is as bad as ever, and no end appears to be in sight. So what approaches might make a difference. What if Segregation, per...

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  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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It’s time to start looking at conflict in a new and different way -- and women are at the forefront. A look into a new PBS film series with an all-...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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The fight to legalize marijuana has never been easy, as evidenced by the recent collapse of months-long efforts in New Jersey and New York. A key i...

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  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Just days before the anniversary of activist Marielle Franco's assassination in Brazil, prosecutors there charged two former police officers with ...

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  • Added: Mar 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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The media layoffs are here. It's new media’s sky-is-falling moment. Instead of the promised golden age, we're seeing rolling cutbacks and massive l...

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  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Regulation, degradation, shaming, blaming - enough! Is it time for sexual liberation yet? We talk a lot about sex but not often enough about pleasu...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Days of wonder, days of rage. We're living through an information revolution as profound as any since Gutenberg and the printing press, but are we ...

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  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Reinventing our cities and re-enchanting the world. Who gets a say in designing where they live? We visit artist Mary Miss's organization, The Cit...

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  • Added: Feb 27, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Before the news broke of Amazon's HQ2 pulling out of NYC's L.I.C., we looked at the resistance the plan provoked and why, and considered how develo...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1