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Photo: Meryl Streep holds the Cecil B. DeMille Award during the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California, US, January 8, 2017. (Mario Anzuoni/Reuters)

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney
Anna Scott
Jolie Myers
Christian Bordal
Amy Ta
Michell Eloy

Is Hollywood out of touch with this political moment? 12 MIN, 15 SEC

During her speech at Sunday’s Golden Globes, Meryl Streep said, “Hollywood is crawling with outsiders and foreigners and if we kick them all out, you’ll have nothing to watch but football and mixed martial arts, which are not the arts.” She went on to excoriate Donald Trump. We look at the awards, speeches, and whether they reflect America.

Guests:
Kevin Fallon, The Daily Beast (@kpfallon)
Eric Deggans, NPR (@Deggans)

More:
The Infuriating, Tone-Deaf Golden Globes: More Meryl Streep, Less Jimmy Fallon
At Golden Globes, Meryl Streep Takes On Donald Trump

Do Trump's tweets change the minds of manufacturing companies? 7 MIN, 10 SEC

Fiat Chrysler announced it will create thousands of jobs in Michigan. Donald Trump has appeared to take credit for that in a tweet. But the company said the move was in the works for a while, and Trump had nothing to do with it. However, Trump’s tweets can affect stock prices. So are companies now forced to take that into consideration as they plan their future?

Guests:
Alex Wayne, Bloomberg News (@aawayne)

The future of hemp in California 7 MIN, 55 SEC

California legalized recreational marijuana by passing Proposition 64. The proposition also allows for the industrial production of hemp. Hemp boosters say cultivation could pull in more money than weed, and California could dominate the US market for hemp. Others are skeptical.

Guests:
Lawrence Serbin, Hemp Traders
Jonathan Caulkins, Carnegie Mellon University, "Marijuana Legalization: What Everyone Needs to Know.”

More:
A hemp haven? Overlooked provision in Prop 64 may have a big impact in California

Marijuana Legalization

Jonathan P. Caulkins

California hasn't come to terms with its history of forced sterilization 14 MIN, 30 SEC

For decades, California led the nation in the number of people it sterilized. Now a researcher has uncovered documents that identifies who was sterilized where. She’s trying to set up a database so the victims who are still alive can be compensated.

Guests:
Alexandra Minna Stern, University of Michigan

More:
A Long-Lost Data Trove Uncovers California’s Sterilization Program

Teen Vogue finds its political voice 7 MIN, 15 SEC

Teen Vogue is a magazine traditionally associated with stories about makeup, fashion and lifestyle for young women. Now its writers are also tackling complex topics like Standing Rock and Black Lives Matter.

Guests:
Elaine Welteroth, Teen Vogue (@ElaineWelteroth)
Phillip Picardi, Teen Vogue (@pfpicardi)

More:
Who will take on Donald Trump? Teen Vogue

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