Photo credit: White House senior advisor Steve Bannon attends as U.S. President Donald Trump signs executive orders in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. January 28, 2017. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)
Steve Bannon's America, free speech, and the refugee experience
From this Episode:
How Steve Bannon shapes policy here and abroad
White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is behind many of Donald Trump’s policies, including the recent travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries. Bannon’s...
10 min, 46 sec
Milo Yiannopoulos stirs up debate on limits of free speech
White nationalist Milo Yiannopoulos sparked violent protests at Berkeley yesterday. His speech was cancelled. Should he have been allowed to talk under free speech rules, or...
7 min, 21 sec
The European view of Donald Trump
Former U.S. Ambassador to Germany John Emerson was relieved of his duties on inauguration day. He’s back home in LA, and joins us to discuss Europe’s reaction to Trump.
11 min, 14 sec
Viet Thanh Nguyen on being a refugee and being unwanted
Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen’s new short story collection, “The Refugees,” focuses on people living between two worlds — how they switch identities and navigate...
14 min, 13 sec