We re-air our interview with TF Charlton, where we discuss how black women are reduced to cultural memes and how sisterhood sometimes only goes one way. Also, a listener asks to be brought up to speed on trans* issues.
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We re-air our interview with Glenn Greenwald that was recorded before the Snowden leaks but deals with many of the same issues, and keep chipping away at our ever-growing pile of listener mail.
We re-air our interview with Mychal Denzel Smith on the George Zimmerman verdict, and get to listener mail that we’ve been saving for a rainy day.
Nathan Fuller joins us to discuss the Manning verdict and what to expect from the sentencing phase. Also, the confusing saga of Hugo Schwyzer’s resignation from the internet and the Camp Gyno viral sensation.
Bradley Manning found guilty of nearly all charges but not aiding the enemy, a Weiner spokesperson refers to a former intern as a slutbag, and listener mail on exoticizing non-Western sex.
Trans* listener mail, selfie-shaming, and three prison-breaks in the Middle East.
Reza Aslan’s appearance on Fox News goes viral, as do Don Lemon’s remarks on race, and a response to Questlove.
It’s Radio Dispatch Live! Melissa Gira Grant and Michelle Chen join us to discuss civil rights, labor issues, and the cultural stigma around sex work.
Sixty men are being indefinitely detained by the US at Bagram prison, an update on yesterday’s discussion of being trans* in the military, and listener mail. Always listener mail.