Episode 155

The Midterms and Beyond

Didi Kuo
Research Scholar, Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law; Program Manager, Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective, Stanford University
Gabriel R. Sanchez
Professor of Political Science, Co-Director of the Institute of Policy and Evaluation Research, and Executive Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy, University of New Mexico; and Principal, Latino Decisions
November 8, 2018
  • U.S. Elections
  • Civic Engagement
  • Voting
  • Immigration
Episode 154

The Women Turned Away

Diana Greene Foster
Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco and Director of Research, Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH)
November 1, 2018
  • Reproductive Health
  • Women
  • Children & Families
Episode 153

Good Economy, Better Jobs

Harry J. Holzer
John LaFarge Jr. SJ Professor of Public Policy, Georgetown University
October 25, 2018
  • Jobs & Workers
  • Inequality & the Middle Class
  • Antipoverty Policy
  • Training Programs
Episode 152

Who Gets a Green Card?

Tiffany D. Joseph
Associate Professor of Sociology, Northeastern University
October 18, 2018
  • Immigration
  • Social Security
  • Medicare & Medicaid
Episode 151

Students at the Polls

Nancy L. Thomas
Director of Institute for Democracy and Higher Education, Tufts University
October 11, 2018
  • Civic Engagement
  • Voting
  • Higher Education
  • Revitalizing U.S. Democracy
Episode 150

Giving the Vote Back

Ciara Torres-Spelliscy
Professor of Law, Stetson University College of Law
October 4, 2018
  • Voting
  • Law & Courts
  • Criminal Justice
  • American Democracy
  • Revitalizing U.S. Democracy
Episode 149

Beyond Legal Marijuana

Douglas Aaron Berman
Director, Drug Enforcement and Policy Center; and Newton D. Baker-Baker & Hostetler Chair in Law, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University
September 27, 2018
  • Criminal Justice
  • Law & Courts
  • State & Local Government
Episode 148

California Greenin'

David Vogel
Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley
September 20, 2018
  • Environment
  • Energy
  • Climate Change
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