From Washington State to Washington, D.C., conversations with the politicians, leaders, journalists and thinkers who shape our world. Hosted by Mark Baumgarten
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Former OSHA head David Michaels explains how misinformation campaigns set the stage for the federal government's pandemic response.
Reporter Leah Douglas talks about how the pandemic is infiltrating industrial meat-packing plants and sickening its workers.
The progressive organization’s co-founder, Leah Greenberg, discusses coronavirus, Joe Biden and the November election.
Rick Wilson wrote a manual for Democrats to defeat the president. Then the world turned upside down.
In a conversation recorded last year, the former Homeland Security head talks about threats, Trump and American readiness.
The famed Hindustani vocalist talks about the ancient art form and then shows how it’s done.
The former mayor of Chicago discusses the importance of cities in a new kind of political power structure.
Usually the contest is decided by the time Washington voters weigh in. That’s likely not the case this year.
The longtime correspondent has spent his career reporting on underrepresented communities around the world.
The mayor reflects and looks forward while two new council members bring a fresh perspective to what are becoming longstanding problems.
The former senior adviser to President Obama discusses the journey from her childhood in 1960s Chicago to her role in the administration of the nation's first Black president.
Sarah Lazarovic serves as a guide for keeping hope alive..
Edgar Villanueva tells us how doing good can actually do harm.
Two climate adaptation experts discuss how Northwest communities can adjust to a new normal.
How Crosscut's journalists told the story of two villages under threat from an advancing ocean.