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Adjusting to Life After Prison: The Honest Struggle with Justin Mashouf and Sadiq Davis

about 4 days ago

This week, we're joined by Sadiq Davis and Justin Mashouf, who stop by to talk about their film The Honest Struggle, how Islam saved Sadiq's life, and that if you really want to stay out of prison, don't be black in America!

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How To Raise a Self-Driven Child with Dr. William Stixrud and Ned Johnson

9/17/2019

This week, Dr. William Stixrud and Ned Johnson join us to talk about their book The Self-Driven Child, the importance of being a consultant to your child instead of a manager, and how Daylight Savings can be deadly!
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Freshman Representative Katie Hill, Sometimes Called Nancy Pelosi’s Protege, Stops By to Talk Politics

9/10/2019

This week, Freshman Congress member Katie Hill tells us how she flipped a congressional seat that had always been Republican, gives us her thoughts on impeaching Donald Trump and teaches us that your best ideas always come in the shower.
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How a Heart Surgeon Named Bassem Youssef Became the Jon Stewart of Egypt

9/3/2019

This week on Back To School, political comedian Bassem Youssef talks to us about the Egyptian Revolution, why it's important to make fun of your leaders, and how veganism can cure all kinds of diseases, but it can't fix baldness.
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Unpacking Trauma, Mental Illness and Addiction with Dr. Drew

8/27/2019

This week on Back to School, our very special guest Dr. Drew stops by to tell us how we store our personal trauma in our hips and chest, how it’s hard to find the right therapist and how sometimes it’s good to have low self esteem!
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How Enes Kanter Became an NBA Star and Got Banned From Turkey

8/20/2019

This week, professional basketball player Enes Kanter of the Boston Celtics stops by to tell us how he turned down a million dollars when he was sixteen years old, how he got banned from his home country of Turkey, and how he once tried to eat Cheez-its as a breakfast...
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Him, Her, They, and More - Discussing Gender with Professor Juliet Williams

8/13/2019

This week we have Gender Studies Professor Juliet Williams who will educate us about gender pronouns, explain how racial desegregation in schools caused gender segregation and tell us if men are actually smarter than women!
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How to Succeed in the Music Industry with Rana Mansour

8/6/2019

This week, international musician and singer Rana Mansour stops by to tell us how to make it as an independent artist in the music industry, how she learned to sing in 10 different languages, and why Donald Trump's hands are too tiny to play piano.
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Is Our Planet Doomed? with Environmental Law Professor Tim Malloy

7/30/2019

This week, we're talking to Timothy Malloy, Professor of Environmental Law at UCLA. He tells us how we can save the environment from impending doom, what the deal is with nanotechnology, and how your tennis racket might cause cancer!
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How To Be a Great Athlete with Pro Soccer Player Steven Beitashour

7/23/2019

He played for Iran in the World Cup and plays for LAFC in Major League Soccer. This week, Steven Beitashour stops by to tell us how hard you have to work to make it as a professional athlete, why it’s good for kids to have a chip on their shoulders...
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What Ever Happened to Guantanamo Bay? With Dr. Richard Abel

7/16/2019

This week, UCLA Professor Richard Abel comes in to talk to us about Guantanamo, the Patriot Act and how our rights got taken away from us.
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