Aug 18, 2021
Today's guest is Shaun Shelly -- back for a second conversation.
We discuss the so-called "Opioid Crisis", why that concept needs to be re-framed, and how we can go about doing so.
**More about Shaun: Shaun is dedicated to the understanding of drug use, the rights of people who use drugs, and effective drug policy. He...
Aug 17, 2021
Zach Rhoads speaks with Maia Szalavitz about her new book, "Undoing Drugs", which traces the history of Harm Reduction from the movement's genesis to the way it affects mainstream thoughts, beliefs, policies, and behavior.
Jul 6, 2021
Dr. Erec Smith is a professor of rhetoric and composition at York College and former Chair of the York YWCA Racial and Social Justice Committee.
Today, he and I talk about racism in America, and what he believes are the best ways to make this country a fair, diverse, and thriving one. Smith appreciates much of the...
Jul 5, 2021
Todd is a documentary film maker and his most recent film, "The Last Stop" is today's conversation topic.
The Last Stop is a film about the Élan School, which was a controversial school / treatment facility for so-called juvenile delinquents which existed in the deep woods of Maine.
That’s ExisTED, past-tense,...
Jun 25, 2021
Welcome to episode 75!
Today's guest is Desh Amila.
Desh is the founder of "This Is 42"-- a platform for highly regarded educators and content creators such as Coleman Hughes, Michael Shermer, Sam Harris, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, and more. He is also the producer of the films "Islam and the Future of Tolerance" (Sam Harris...