Language in the age of BuzzFeed and Twitter
From this Episode:
CA Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra faces sexual harassment allegations
Six women told the LA Times that Bocanegra did things like grope them, kiss them, and ask for dates repeatedly. Bocanegra, a 46-year-old Democrat who represents the...
6 min, 34 sec
Can the Weinstein Company be turned into a positive force for women?
The Weinstein Company has taken a huge financial hit since assault and harassment allegations came out against co-founder Harvey Weinstein. Now it’s looking for a buyer, and...
8 min, 12 sec
Rabbi Steve Leder on how trauma can make us better people
Steve Leder had counseled hundreds of people who were suffering, but it wasn’t until he suffered an injury himself that he discovered how pain changes our lives – and how it...
15 min, 47 sec
DOJ opposes AT&T and Time Warner merger
The Federal Communications Commission says it’s planning to do away with net neutrality. Monday, the Justice Department announced that it is suing to stop AT&T’s $85 billion...
5 min, 46 sec