From history and politics to art and culture.
Dr. Edwin Dover's scholarship focuses on American presidential elections and includes six published books dealing with voting patterns, news coverage, television advertising, and electoral disputes. This episode examines his decades of analysis.
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2019 was a terrible year for mainstream journalism. Denise Quinn and Spencer Welter join James to discuss some of the more embarrassing press moments of the year. The group also discuss political conversion, its potential trappings, and more.
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Spencer Welter appears to discuss his work with the parks department and its intimate relationship with the homeless population.
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History professor at Boise State University and author Bob Reinhardt discusses the field of history and his book, The End of a Global Pox.
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This episode features a conversation with Simon and Joe of the band The Slants, who won a United States Supreme Court case on free speech grounds in 2017.
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This episode explores the height of eugenics in America in the early 20th century. This movement would not have been as successful and ubiquitous as it was without the support of these three institutions.
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This episode features a recent appearance on the "Newsmakers" radio show on KYKN. James discusses the podcast, specifically the Slavery in Oregon episode, offers his own insights on its history in Oregon, and also talks about current political divisions.
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This episode features guest Marshall Sherrell, who discusses the crossroads of ambition, diplomacy, and navigating life in the academic and diplomatic worlds.
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The Hidden Tribes study reveals the tendencies of people on the left, right, and center. It explores these differences, demonstrates some surprising results, and seeks to find common cause among the general American electorate.
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