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April 2020



Dr. Megan Murray Interview: Harvard Epidemiologist on the Forefront of the Fight for COVID-19 Cure

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Dr. Megan Murray

Dr. Megan Murray, MD, MPH, ScD, is an epidemiologist and an infectious disease physician with over 25 years of experience in the management of TB programs and TB epidemiology, as well as the transmission dynamics of emerging infectious diseases. She is a Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, where she leads the Global Health Research Core, a multidisciplinary group of researchers who work with the Global Health Delivery Partnership faculty and staff to develop its mission to link research to the teaching and service activities of the Partnership. Dr. Murray is also a Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard […]



February 2019



Joyce Vance Interview: MSNBC Legal Contributor Talks Trump-Russia Investigation

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Joyce Vance

Joyce White Vance is a Distinguished Professor of the practice of law. She served as the US Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama from 2009 to 2017. She was nominated for that position by President Barack Obama and unanimously confirmed by the Senate in August of 2009. As US Attorney, she was responsible for overseeing all federal criminal investigations and prosecutions in north Alabama including matters involving Civil Rights, national security, cybercrime, public corruption, health care, corporate fraud, violent crime and drug trafficking. She was also responsible for affirmative and defensive civil litigation on behalf of the government and […]



November 2018



Frank Schaeffer Interview: Vote Common Good Seeks to Penetrate Trump's Evangelical "Echo Chamber"

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Frank Schaeffer

Frank Schaeffer is a New York Times bestselling author of more than a dozen books. He is a survivor of both polio and an evangelical/fundamentalist childhood, an acclaimed writer who overcame severe dyslexia, a homeschooled, self-taught documentary movie director and an artist with a loyal following of international collectors who own many of his paintings. Schaeffer has been a frequent guest on MSNBC, has appeared on The Today Show, BBC News and many other media outlets. He has lectured at a wide range of venues from Harvard’s Kennedy School to the Hammer Museum/UCLA, Princeton University, Riverside Church Cathedral, DePaul University and […]



January 2018



Cenk Uygur Interview: "We Don’t Run from Them; They Run from Us"

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Cenk Uygur

Cenk Uygur is the host and founder of The Young Turks, the largest online news show in the world, and CEO of TYT Network. With a verified global audience of more than 200 million views a month and 8 billion total video views, TYT Network is considered one of the most watched online news networks in the world. Uygur launched The Young Turks as a talk show on Sirius Satellite Radio in 2002. The show then became the first daily video show on YouTube in 2005 and has since become the leading news and politics show for young, progressive viewers. […]