A day ahead of Minnesota’s precinct caucuses, six Democrats running for governor went on the radio Monday and made competing pitches for why they are the candidate to support.
“There is a pervasive form of contemporary violence to which the idealist
most easily succumbs: activism and overwork. The rush and pressure of
modern life are a form, perhaps the most common form, of its innate
violence. To allow oneself to be carried away by a multitude of conflicting
concerns, to surrender to too many demands, to commit oneself to too many
projects, to want to help everyone in everything, is to succumb to
violence. The frenzy of our activism neutralizes our work for peace. It
destroys our own inner capacity for peace. It destroys the fruitfulness of
our own work, because it kills the root of inner wisdom which makes work
― Thomas Merton, Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander
Former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar is due to be sentenced for sexually abusing young, female gymnasts. More than …
It will be the biggest Black political renaissance.
Episode 153 of the Sports Illustrated Media Podcast features ESPNâs Katie Nolan, one of the hosts of SportsCenter on Snap and the host of a new ESPN Audio podcast â âSports? with Katie Nolan.â In this podcast Nolan discusses the major differences between working at ESPN and Fox Sports; the story of calling Fox Sports president Eric Shanks to get out of her Fox contract; her frustrations of not working for months; how ESPN made it known they were interested in hiring her; the content she hopes to produce with her podcast; calling Donald Trump a âstupid fuc—— personâ on Viceland and the ramifications for that choice of expression; whether she regrets using those words in that forum; ESPNâs discipline for her decision; whether we will see more women as solo hosts of sports opinion show; what she expects from Jimmy Garoppolo over the next decade; why she loves Mina Kimes; the impact of Michelle Beadle on her professionally; working in new mediums;Â and much more.Â You can subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play and Stitcher.
The former US President opens about his term in office and what the future holds
2017 began with Barack Obama leaving the White House and handing over the baton of the presidency to Donald Trump.
Our guest editor today, Prince Harry, met President Obama, in Toronto in September during the Invictus Games to talk about his memories of the day he left office, his post-presidential work with the Obama Foundation and his hopes for the future.
Minnesota House Candidate: Korina Barry
December 20, 2017
In episode 66, Korina Barry (Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe) talks about her bid for a Minnesota House Seat. Additionally, she talks about leadership in Indian Country and the struggles she overcame to be a candidate in Minnesota.
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The gang discusses the big political earthquake of the week—Sen. Franken’s resignation. Also, Amy disputes Eric Dayton’s claims to be the inventor of winter.
This week, SNL alum Vanessa Bayer joins the Queens to discuss a juicy rumor. Plus, Rebecca O’Neal dresses like a …
Race and sports have always been intertwined in America — but under Trump, they are inseparable in a new way. Why does the president repeatedly single out sports figures of color for criticism?