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Show 580: A Discussion with Leonard Pitts, Jr.

Host Matthew LaClair interviews Leonard Pitts Jr., a nationally acheter viagra syndicated columnist and novelist. Throughout his 35 year career, he has written on subjects ranging from music to politics, religion to science, race, writing, and more. We touch on … Continue reading

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Show 560: The Rise of Donald “Drumpf”

For this show we will explore the psychology, history, and political climate that has fueled the rise of the Right-Wing and its most prominent symbol of today, Donald Trump. Our first guest will be Dr. Leon Seltzer, a psychologist practicing … Continue reading

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Show’s 546/547: Whiteness, Racism, and The Economics of Cruelty

Whiteness, Racism, and The Economics of Cruelty America is a racialized country. Built in part on chattel slavery predicated on a decidedly European model, the hegemonic power exists under the social construct known as Whiteness. If you are of that … Continue reading

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Show 540: Considering the Confederate Flag, Part Two

Considering the Confederate Flag, Part Two This Saturday on Equal Time for Freethought… after Matthew LaClair’s recent interview with South Carolina Representatives Jenny Horne (R) and Joseph Neal (D) on the Confederate Flag, voter ID laws, and religious tolerance, ETFF … Continue reading

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Show 536: Chasing the Scream!

Chasing the Scream!: ETFF Fund Drive special! This week we are once again asking our listeners and supporters to help WBAI and ETFF stay on the air. This special edition of Equal Time will be a discussion on the War … Continue reading

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Show 516: Stephen Eric Bronner on The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Stephen Eric Bronner on The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists What are the conditions which lead to bigotry? How common is bigotry in American society today, and how does it manifest itself in our post civil rights, gay rights, and women’s … Continue reading

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Show 431: “Dear White America…” w/ Tim Wise

“Dear White America…” w/ Tim Wise Prominent anti-racist essayist, educator, and author, Tim Wise, joins the Equal Time For Freethought this Saturday with a message for white folks: shape up, because your status as a “majority” is about to be … Continue reading

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Show 382: Secular Art W/ Global Perspective w/ Aladdin Ullah

This week, Aladdin Ullah will perform excerpts of his one-man show, Indio, which follows his travels from his childhood home in the projects of Harlem to the childhood home of his parents in Bangladesh.  This surprisingly hilarious show deals with … Continue reading

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Show 358: “911: The Day that Changed Everything?”

“911: The Day that Changed Everything?” w/ Deepa Kumar It has been 9 years since the terrorist attacks on two cities in the US, that – at least according to the ruling classes – changed the world forever.  Certainly, these … Continue reading

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Show 347: Abortion via Racism

Black Women Committing “Womb Lynchings”!?  The Latest LIES from the Anti-Abortion Fundamentalists. Across Atlanta, ominous billboard ads have appeared with the face of a young Black child and the words, “Endangered Species.”  But rather than objecting to the massive incarceration … Continue reading

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