Arianna Huffington, Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post argues that the America’s middle class is on the verge of disappearing in her book, Third World America: How Our Politicians Are Abandoning the Middle Class and Betraying the American Dream.
This week marks the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month which runs from September 15 to October 15 annually. Melinda Machado, Director of the Office of Public Affairs for the Smithsonian Institution details their wide-ranging interactive and educational exhibits on display around the country in celebration Hispanic heritage.
We listen back to portions of our conversation with comedian Paul Rodriguez as he shares his memories of coming up in the field of comedy as well as quips of life for him as a father.
Tavis reads some emails of listeners, including one from a listener who thinks Tavis is sounding a bit too much like Rush Limbaugh as of late. Say what?!
Saxophonist Kirk Whalum puts a jazz spin on the music of a soul legend with the new CD, Everything is Everything: The Music of Donny Hathaway.