UP NEXT

Written on April 29th, 2016

NEW podcast JONATHAN TAPLIN
“If the service is free, you’re the product.”

____________________________________________

If you’re working to build a healthy and just society,
let me help you tap the unique power of narrative.

pointing-reversedI draw on my experience teaching, acting, music & film producing, screenwriting, and interviewing to help you tell more compelling stories. Listen here. After years of radio interviews seeking A World That Just Might Work, I now produce and host the Disruptive podcast for Harvard’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering.
Let’s explore how we mightradio10 work together to change the world.

_________________________________________

FREE FORUM Progressive Voices Network on TuneIn
Sat 5/26 7pmPT, Sun 5/27 10pm PT

JACOB HACKER & PAUL PIERSON
(2011) Winner-Take-All Politics:
How DC Made the Rich Richer and
Turned Its Back on the Middle Class
 

Upcoming soon: 
Nancy MacLean, Democracy in Chains
Robert Reich, The Common Good

Featured Podcasts:
Naomi Klein, No Is Not Enough
Jonathan Smucker, Roadmap for Radicals  
Mark Hertsgaard, How Big Wireless Convinced Us Cellphones Are Safe
Terrence McNally, Tap the Unique Power of Story

                  __________________________________________________________

DISRUPTIVE#12 podcast: ART ADVANCES SCIENCE

Seen the new STAR WARS movie? The Beginning, a 3 minute Star Wars-inspired video features sperm as X-wing fighters competing to fertilize an egg. Don Ingber and Charles Reilly discuss their creative project and how they made a scientific discovery along the way.

_________________________________________

 

MICHAEL LEWIS’s best-selling THE UNDOING PROJECT tells how the collaborative work of Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman revealed previously undiscovered ways our minds fool us.

Link to video
_________________________________________

Q&A: GREGORY BOYLE – Priest / Homeboy Industries / Author – TATTOOS ON THE HEART

Written on November 12th, 2014
  Aired 04/11/10 Father Boyle has made a point of collecting and telling uniquely powerful stories of life and death, and his work has supplied him with more than anyone should know.He has so far buried 168 of his homies, and fills his first book TATTOOS ON THE HEART with their stories. I read it cover to cover on a plane flight Chicago to LA, and cried at least a dozen times. Boyle's compassion is boundless, his work is courageous, and his example is a profound challenge. Father GREGORY BOYLE was ordained a Jesuit priest in 1982. He received his Master of Divinity from the Weston School of Theology; and a Sacred Theology Masters degree from the Jesuit School of Theology. Since 1986, Father Gregory has been the pastor of Dolores Mission in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles. The church sits between two large public housing projects, Pico Gardens and Aliso Village, known for decades as the gang capital of the world. In 1988, Father Boyle began what would become Homeboy Industries, now located in downtown Los Angeles. His first book is TATTOOS ON THE HEART. http://www.homeboy-industries.org/