Interim SK-Korea Foundation Chair in Korea Studies in the Center for East Asia Policy Studies and senior fellow of the China Center at the Brookings Institution; author of 'No Exit: North Korea, Nuclear Weapons and International Security'
Contributing writer to the New York Times ; Professor of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley; author of several books on food, including The Omnivore's Dilemma , In Defense of Food : An Eater's Manifesto, The Botany of Desire : A Plant's-Eye View of the World and Cooked : A Natural History of Transformation
Director and Co-Chair of the Future of Privacy Forum, an industry-sponsored think tank; former chief privacy officer for AOL , he served as the Commissioner for the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs under Mayor Rudy Giuliani
A couple of dozen musicians make up The Polyphonic Spree when they return with their uplifting songs on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am. KCRW thanks The Village for helping broadcast this
session live from their studios
Director Program Director of the Turkey/Cyprus Project at the International Crisis Group; author of Sons of the Conquerors : The Rise of the Turkic World and co-author of Turkey Unveiled : A History of Modern Turkey; former Middle East Correspondent for the Wall Street Journal
Economist and nutrition epidemiologist who heads the University of North Carolina's Interdisciplinary Obesity Center, and author of The World Is Fat : The Fads, Trends, Policies, and Products that are Fattening the Human Race
Professor of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego, and author of The Candidate : What It Takes to Win -- and Hold -- the White House; consultant to Bill Clinton and Al Gore's presidential campaigns
Executive Director, Center for Applied Nonviolent Action and Strategies in Belgrade, a nonprofit that educates activists about non-violent strategies used by the Serbian pro-democracy movement; has worked with activists involved in several of the Arab Spring uprisings.
Chair of the High Carbon Stock Study Steering Committee, a study lead by 50 independent scientists commissioned by a group of Asian oil palm growers, agribusiness giant Cargill and consumer goods firm Unilever
Port O'Brien earned their seafaring references the old fashioned way; by spending summers in Alaskan canneries. The band played our SXSW showcase last year and we’re happy to welcome their on air debut on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Reporter for the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute, who recently co-wrote a Mother Jones piece, How Trump Took Hate Groups Mainstream: The full story of his connection with far-right extremists.
Associate Editor at ReligionDispatches.org and author of 'God's Profits: Faith, Fraud, and the Republican Crusade for Values Voters'
Author of the forthcoming book 'Nation on the Take: How Big Money Corrupts Our Democracy and What We Can Do about It;' former senior fellow on healthcare at the Center for Media and Democracy; former head of corporate communications for CIGNA, the country's fourth-largest insurer
Professor of Law and Government at the University of Texas, specializing in Supreme Court History. His latest books are: The Warren Court and American Politics and The Supreme Court and The American Elite, 1789-2008. He joins us from Austin.