Imagining the Unfinished Business of America's Social Democracy - The Political Activism of Jonathan Soto and AOC
With the stress of a global pandemic, lack of federal and local funding to school districts and the children of poor and working class families falling behind on their remote learning, a remarkable new and empowering plan called Homework Helper has been developed by Congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio...
Host Jim Vrettos brings filmmaker Slawomir Grunberg; researcher and co-writer Lilka Elbaum; and second generation holocaust survivor Paul Celler to talk about Still Life in Lodz, an emotionally riveting documentary that journeys to the historically tumultuous city of Lodz, Poland.
Host Jim Vrettos interviews Troy Walcott and Ray Reyes, Spectrum Workers, Organizers/Activists; who tell us the status of the workers fight against the cable corporation, a subsidiary of Charter Communications, Inc. whose policies harm both workers and users in NYC.
Host Jim Vrettos interviews six candidates to the US Congress who present themselves as an alternative to the establishment and a new breed of politicians looking to regain the serve part in public service positions:
Samelys Lopez | Candidate - 15th Congressional District
Melanie D'Arrigo |...
Host Jim Vrettos interviews via Skype Dov Khenin; Israeli political scientist, lawyer, activist and former Knesset member - Hadash Party. In the conversation Dov offers his interesting view about Israeli politics and the issues that affect that nation.
This is a very impacting conversation between host Jim Vrettos; Private Investigator and Activist Manuel Gomez; and Rap Artist Immortal Technique (Felipe Coronel); about sex trafficking and the thriving of this practice with little to none reaction from the authorities. It is shocking to learn that...
Host Jim Vrettos interviews Rashid Khalidi, Historian, Author, Activist & Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University.
Host Jim Vrettos interviews Issac Zablocki, Founder of the JCC's Social Justice Film Festival; and Adam Zucker, Director of the documentary "American Muslim" which will be screened on the opening night of the festival.