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EDUCATION POLICY
Tressie McMillan Cottom's "Lower Ed"

Special guest Tressie McMillan Cottom joins the podcast to discuss her new book: "Lower Ed."


EDUCATION POLICY and NEW AMERICA NYC
Lower Ed

A former insider discloses the story behind for-profit schools to explain the lose-lose options for Americans seeking a better life.


POLITICAL REFORM
Liberal Nationalism

Sam Goldman joins Yascha to talk about the ways in which liberals are (or are not) blind to conservative insights.


NEW AMERICA NYC
I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro , an Academy Award-nominated film by Raoul Peck, is an up-to-the-minute examination of race in America.


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
How to Hack the Pentagon

Last summer, more than 1,500 hackers targeted Pentagon websites – but it wasn't a massive cyberattack.


NEW AMERICA NYC
Generation Revolution

In her new book, Generation Revolution, Rachel Aspden offers a window into the Arab Spring through the millennials who experienced it.


POLITICAL REFORM
A Time To Start Drinking

Financial Times columnist Ed Luce talks about how the country can manage its relative decline without losing its democracy.


POLITICAL REFORM
The Democratic Recession

Yascha Mounk lays out the best-case scenario for the Trump years and speaks to Larry Diamond.


EDUCATION POLICY
The DeVos confirmation and the biggest dataset of all time

Kevin and Libby talk through the contentious Betsy DeVos confirmation hearings


WORK, WORKERS, AND TECHNOLOGY
Shift Commission Candid Conversations: McKinsey Global Institute on the gig economy and “rising discontent”

Susan Lund, a partner with the McKinsey Global Institute, spoke with Jack Clark about how digital technology is transforming labor.


POLITICAL REFORM
Bowling for Democracy

In this inaugural edition of "The Good Fight," Harvard Lecturer Yascha Mounk explains why we shouldn't underestimate Donald Trump.


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
What Can Congress do to Fight Hackers?

The election may be over but Washington isn’t moving on from the election hacking story just yet.