Into America

Into America

Into America

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
This is a show about the power that politics and policy have in shaping our lives. Host Trymaine Lee digs into the systems and institutions that perpetuate inequality in this country and shares the stories of Americans who are trying to create change. He’s joined by everyday people and the nation’s biggest thinkers, policy makers, artists and activists to make sense of this moment in American life. This is how America sounds. This is Into America.
  1. September 24, 2020
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    Into Injustice for Breonna Taylor
    Six months after Breonna Taylor was killed by Louisville police, a grand jury decided no one would be held criminally responsible for her death
  2. September 23, 2020
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    Into Restoring Voting Rights for Former Felons
    Unpaid court fees may prevent tens of thousands of former felons in Florida from voting in the November election.
  3. September 21, 2020
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    Into Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the ACLU Years
    Before Ruth Bader Ginsburg served on the Supreme Court she was arguing before it. How her work with the ACLU shaped history.
  4. September 17, 2020
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    Into Reclaiming Fire to Save the Forest
    Wildfires are devastating the West Coast. Some Native tribes are working to reduce their destruction.
  5. September 16, 2020
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    Into Reimagining Mental Health & Policing
    A crisis response team in Eugene, Oregon has spent 31 years responding to 911 calls as an alternative to police. Here’s what other cities can learn from them.
  6. September 14, 2020
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    Into New Rules for School
    Remote learning means remote school discipline. But not all kids are treated equally.
  7. September 11, 2020
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    Into a Game Changer
    College football makes billions. The players only see a tiny slice of it. But the pandemic may change that.
  8. September 10, 2020
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    Into a Pivotal Election in a Wild Year
    Here’s what to expect from an election season that’s shaping up to be one of the most unusual in modern history.
  9. September 07, 2020
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    Into Gettin' Fonky with Wynton Marsalis
    Jazz legend Wynton Marsalis talks about New Orleans, his father and how politics shaped his new album.
  10. September 03, 2020
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    Into Bun B is Standing Up
    Rapper, activist and Texas-native Bun B is leading the city of Houston following the death of George Floyd.
  11. September 02, 2020
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    Into More Than a Coach: John Thompson
    Georgetown basketball coach John Thompson, Jr is leaving a legacy behind as a champion on and off the court.
  12. August 31, 2020
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    Into Black America's Call to Arms
    More and more Black Americans are buying guns. What’s behind the trend?
  13. August 27, 2020
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    Into "I Have a Dream"
    On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Here’s the man who helped him write it.
  14. August 26, 2020
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    Into Being a Black Trump Supporter
    Why one Black voter plans to vote for Trump again.
  15. August 24, 2020
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    Into the NAACP vs the Postal Service
    Cost-cutting measures at the USPS could hurt Black voters and Black workers; so the NAACP is suing.
  16. August 21, 2020
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    Into the DNC and Black Lives
    Did the Democrats do enough to connect with younger Black voters?
  17. August 19, 2020
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    Into the Rise of QAnon During the Pandemic
    You should be paying attention to the QAnon conspiracy theory. Here’s why.
  18. August 17, 2020
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    Into Black Women and the 19th Amendment
    Black women were pushed out of the fight for the women’s vote. 100 years later, they are still fighting for the franchise.
  19. August 13, 2020
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    Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: The Biggest Onli…
    The pandemic forced a massive online learning experiment. Could it revolutionize the future of education?
  20. August 12, 2020
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    Into Coronavirus and the Classroom: Teachers Swap Ch…
    A middle school teacher on the frustrating challenges, awkward moments, and surprising bright spots of teaching online.

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