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  • Robert Reich and Joseph Stiglitz

    Stiglitz and Reich on the Great Divide

    Economist Joseph Stiglitz and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich reminisce about their days in the Clinton Administration. Get a dose of humor along with a lesson on the politics of income inequality across America.
  • How Dr. Seuss created 'Green Eggs & Ham'

    Dr. Seuss is best known for his children's books. How did he go about putting them together? UC San Diego's Lynda Claassen walks us through his process of notes and sketches for the beloved 'Green Eggs & Ham.'
  • "Becoming Richard Pryor" by Scott Saul

    Berkeley prof on ‘Becoming Richard Pryor’

    English professor Scott Saul discusses his new book, 'Becoming Richard Pryor' — a richly researched biography about the comedian that's accompanied by a website, “Richard Pryor’s Peoria,” which presents more than 200 photographs and documents from Pryor’s first two decades in Peoria, Ill.
  • Angela Davis

    'Free Angela' focuses on iconic activist

    Angela Davis discusses the latest film about her life with producer Sidra Smith and moderator Dr. Gaye Theresa Thompson.
  • Map of the Middle East

    An expert's view on Iran

    UC Santa Barbara

    Understanding the country's broader context is key to navigating the current political crisis, Kevin B. Anderson says.

  • Candidates on a debate stage

    Is there (still) a gender gap in politics?

    UC Davis

    More women have run in the 2020 presidential election than ever before. But is the gap in representation closing?

  • Moai statues

    The mystery of Easter Island revealed?

    UCLA

    Rapanui people likely believed the ancient monoliths helped food grow on the Polynesian island, study says.

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