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May 22, 2018
Why are so many chronic Lyme patients are refused treatment? Why is there is no reliable test for Lyme and no funding for a vaccine? Why are doctors punished for treating chronic Lyme patients; and why is the medical profession is at war over the disease. Today's guest unearths the truths about the Politics of Ticks.
May 21, 2018
Ticks are ruining countless lives. But we don't have to give up the outdoors to avoid them. In Part Two of our series Lyme: The First Epidemic of Climate Change we talk about what to wear, what to spray, and the cutting edge technologies to stay out of harm’s way.
Apr 02, 2018
One of the many myths of American society is that everyone can succeed. But this is hollow fantasy for most black, brown, and poor kids, who may even get scholarships to college only to encounter barriers they were never prepared forin a system that is inherently unfair.
Mar 27, 2018
Journalist Johann Hari disputes the theory that the sole cause of depression is a chemical imbalance in the brain and instead attributes the roots of many people’s depression to common factors such as loneliness, our displeasure with our jobs, and the loss of community.
Mar 20, 2018
Embrace your dawdling! Some of history's greatest geniuses, Darwin, DaVinci, and Frank Lloyd Wright spent a lot of time doing everything but the work they became famous for. So there may be hope for all of us yet!
Feb 20, 2018
Written stories and their power to defeat armies, form nations, bring down governments, expand religions, and even elect presidents.
Feb 13, 2018
What is that eerie yelping murderous howling that comes from the marshes at night? And what's making it? Wolf? Dog? Mythic demon ritually celebrating the grisly death of an innocent house pet? It's all here: everything you ever wanted to know about coyotes.
Jan 30, 2018
There's plenty of tax payer money available for public education and a burgeoning market sector that wants to get its hands on it by turning inner city schools into lucrative business ventures including charter schools, voucher programs, and online virtual schools,
Jan 23, 2018
How to take effective action, how to organize people, and how to confront those who wield political power, whether on a local, state, or national level, and in the process transform ourselves from passive observers to compassionate leaders.