August 31, 2012 – September 06, 2012
|Poverty remains largely absent from the 2012 presidential race. With a new report being released just days ahead of the November elections, Sojourners CEO Jim Wallisassesses whether America is losing the war on poverty.Activist and labor leader Bill Fletcher, Jr.offers his insight and critique of America’s labor movement in America with his book, They’re Bankrupting Us!: And 20 Other Myths about Unions.
Christian Broadcasting News political correspondent David Brody provides an insider’s account of the involvement of evangelical Christians in the Tea Party in his text, The Teavangelicals: The Inside Story of How the Evangelicals and the Tea Party Are Taking Back America.
Sports commentator George Johnson is here to update us on the world of sports with his 3-minute sports drill.
Grammy-winning jazz composer Marcus Miller pays tribute to Janelle Monae, The Jackson Five, and War on his new album, “Renaissance”.