Imagining the Cool World of Miles Davis
Host Jim Vrettos and guest co-host Felipe Luciano (Poet, Community Activist, Journalist), interview Documentary Filmmaker Stanley Nelson about his recent work "Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool"
The Radical Imagination looks at radical alternatives of what the United States could be like, offering a safe space in which people can discuss what they imagine in order to transform the criminal justice system, economic system, political system, etc.; understanding that the same issues that...
Jim Vrettos receives Jonathan Soto & Alex Vitale for a conversation about policing, its effectiveness (or lack of it) and possible ways to reduce both criminal and political violence.
Our guest today on the Radical Imagination is Bruce Adolphe. He's known to millions of Americans as the Piano Puzzler on American Public Media's Performance Today.
Jim Vrettos, Martin Stolar, Carl Dix, and Rev. Stephen Phelps reunite on the 10th anniversary of their conviction of disorderly conduct due to a protest outside a Harlem police precinct against the NYPD's controversial stop-and frisk policy.
In this two-segment episode, Jim Vrettos talks to Jonathan Soto, who is running for NYS Assembly District 82 and shares is program. In the second segment, Manuel Gomez and Gloria Ortiz talk about an investigation about the dead of Ortiz's son while in the military.
On this episode we are profiling co-host and co-founder of this show, almost seven years ago; Stanley Aronowitz, a political activist and cultural critic, an advocate for a reinvigorated labor movement and a professor of sociology, cultural studies and urban education at the CUNY Graduate Center.
Host Jim Vrettos and co-host Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove have a conversation with guest Lisa Sharon Harper, Founder and President of Freedom Road, to analyze if organized religion is the opiate of the people that hinders us from self-emancipation, freedom and happiness, among other related topics.
This Week on MNN celebrates National Culinary Arts Month.
Hochul easily beats back challenges from two competitors to become the Democratic nominee in November.
Have you ever wondered what makes up a sound? Sound is composed of two simple elements frequency and amplitude. What we experience as sound can be connected back to these components. How we record sound is affected by them and they are what we manipulate when we're editing.
Competitive Democratic Primary for Lower Manhattan Assembly Seat Being Vacated by Yuh-Line Niou.