We think of enhanced interrogation as being a new invention - a kind of torture in use only since 9/11. But Rebecca Gordon disagrees. In this episode she joins us to talk about the United State's long history of using torture domestically and abroad, and its connection to power and race.

Direct download: MakingCon_190529_Pod.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00am PST

In this episode, we honor the life and legacy of civil rights activist Grace Lee Boggs through the lens of the documentary film, AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS. Produced and directed by Grace Lee. 

Direct download: MakingCon_190522_Pod.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:03pm PST

People with disabilities or disabled people?  

“Disability: Our Culture Ourselves”— in this episode we discuss disability, culture and identity from the perspective of disability communities themselves.  

Direct download: MakingCon_190515_Pod.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:39pm PST

In this episode we explore racial disparities in end-of-life care: How mistrust keeps many African Americans away from hospice. And later we examine particular challenges and cultural barriers faced by Asians and Latinos at the end of life. 

Direct download: MakingCon_190508_Pod.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:50pm PST





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