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Scheer Intelligence features thoughtful and provocative conversations with "American Originals" -- people who, through a lifetime of engagement with political issues, offer unique and often surprising perspectives on the day's most important issues.

Scheer Intelligence features thoughtful and provocative conversations with "American Originals" -- people who, through a lifetime of engagement with political issues, offer unique and often surprising perspectives on the day's most important issues.
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Los Angeles, CA

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KCRW

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Scheer Intelligence features thoughtful and provocative conversations with "American Originals" -- people who, through a lifetime of engagement with political issues, offer unique and often surprising perspectives on the day's most important issues.

Twitter:

@KCRW

Language:

English


Episodes

Eon McLeary and Manuel Ruiz: The Work

6/15/2018
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The documentary filmmaker and a former prisoner discuss the film about a group therapy program in one of the most infamous prisons in the United States.

Duration:00:30:21

Nate Cardozo: A Golden Age of Surveillance

6/8/2018
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The attorney for the Electronic Frontier Foundation discusses the fight for privacy online.

Duration:00:32:09

Sara Driver: 'Boom for Real'

5/31/2018
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The independent film director discusses her documentary about the early career of the late artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Duration:00:33:00

Wim Wenders: A Man of His Word

5/25/2018
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The Oscar nominated director discusses his documentary about the current pope.

Duration:00:31:16

Adam Winkler: We The Corporations

5/18/2018
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The UCLA Law professor discusses his newest book about the rights of corporations.

Duration:00:33:43

Sasha Abramsky: Jumping at Shadows

5/11/2018
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The journalist and professor discusses his latest book about how fear has contributed to demagoguery.

Duration:00:32:54

Betsy West and Julie Cohen: RBG

5/4/2018
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The documentary filmmakers discuss their film “RBG” on the life and career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Duration:00:32:00

Kenneth A. Carlson: The Heart of Nuba

4/27/2018
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The documentary filmmaker discusses his new film about a heroic doctor in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan.

Duration:00:32:14

John Densmore: The Legacy of The Doors

4/20/2018
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The drummer for The Doors discusses being in the iconic band and staying true to his beliefs.

Duration:00:31:54

Norman G. Finkelstein: Martyrs in Gaza

4/13/2018
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The author discusses his new book about the plight of Palestinians in Gaza.

Duration:00:32:14

John Kiriakou: The Wrong Direction for the CIA

4/6/2018
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On his return visit to the podcast, the former CIA counterterrorism official and whistleblower discusses his opposition to the nominee for the head of the agency.

Duration:00:34:16

Dwayne Booth: And Then The World Blew Up

3/30/2018
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The political cartoonist known as Mr. Fish discusses the history of his art form and the struggle to keep the industry alive.

Duration:00:32:16

Dissent is Patriotic

3/23/2018
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Short Description: The active duty Army Officer discusses his time as a soldier and his critical views on the US Military.

Duration:00:32:13

Greg Campbell: Hondros

3/16/2018
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The journalist and filmmaker discusses his documentary about the late photojournalist Chris Hondros.

Duration:00:32:32

Alice Waters: Coming to My Senses (Part 2)

3/9/2018
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The legendary chef and proponent of the slow food movement discusses her iconic Berkeley restaurant and her involvement in the Edible Schoolyard Project.

Duration:00:31:41

Alice Waters: Coming to My Senses (Part 1)

3/1/2018
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The legendary chef and proponent of the slow food movement discusses her influences and her newest book.

Duration:00:29:11

Debra Deanne Olson: The Honorable Culbert Levy Olson

2/23/2018
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The granddaughter of one of California’s most progressive governors discusses his life and political career.

Duration:00:32:17

Dustin Lance Black: From Milk to Marriage Equality

2/16/2018
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The Academy Award winning writer speaks about making the film Milk and his subsequent activism.

Duration:00:39:16

David Cay Johnston: It’s Even Worse Than You Think

2/9/2018
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The Pulitzer Prize winning journalist discusses his new book on the first year of the Trump Administration.

Duration:00:30:47

Andrea J. Ritchie: Invisible No More

2/2/2018
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The attorney and author discusses her new book about law enforcement’s assault on women of color.

Duration:00:33:04