Why the most productive conversations around race, are probably the ones you never hear.Feb 21, 2019 Listen
‘Go ahead and have the theater’: Rep. Karen Bass knows there’s no actual emergencyFeb 19, 2019 Listen
Jazz artist Wynton Marsalis says rap and hip-hop are 'more damaging than a statue of Robert E. Lee'Feb 14, 2019 Listen
Meet the ‘Colored Girls,’ the hidden figures in American politicsFeb 12, 2019 Listen
Bryan Stevenson wants us to confront racial terrorism and then say, ‘Never again.’Feb 07, 2019 Listen
The man who could be governor. Who is Justin Fairfax?Feb 05, 2019 Listen
How the justice system criminalizes the poor — and funds itself in the processJan 29, 2019 Listen
‘We thought he was cute’: Remembering King with one of the 'Little Rock Nine'Jan 21, 2019 Listen
Is Kamala Harris running for president?Jan 15, 2019 Listen
Everyone’s talking about Beto and Biden. But here’s another ‘B’ you should know.Jan 08, 2019 Listen
Chicago's forgotten gun violence victims: 'We've normalized hopelessness'Jan 01, 2019 Listen
Mark Hamill on Luke’s fate, Trump vs. Vader and moreDec 25, 2018 Listen
Is Mueller’s investigation nearing the ‘worst-case scenario’? Garrett Graff thinks so.Dec 18, 2018 Listen
Senator Doug Jones says Mueller investigation 'has never been a witch hunt.'Dec 11, 2018 Listen
How Derek Black went from being the golden boy of white nationalism to its outspoken criticDec 04, 2018 Listen
Chicago's forgotten gun violence victims: 'We've normalized hopelessness'Nov 27, 2018 Listen
Lucy McBath: From ‘Cape Up’ to CongressNov 20, 2018 Listen
Michael Steele on why he remains in the Republican Party: ‘I’m not leaving. This is my house’Nov 13, 2018 Listen
Trump is trying to scare us. Here's why he's failing.Nov 06, 2018 Listen
Why Stacey Abrams could break Georgia's 'Gone with the Wind' stereotypeOct 30, 2018 Listen
Eric Holder: ‘We have to take on this president. We have to take on this Republican Party.’Oct 23, 2018 Listen
What Trump needs to learn about Frederick DouglassOct 16, 2018 Listen
We need to learn who we are before algorithms decide for usOct 09, 2018 Listen
How Republicans like Holly Harris are fighting for criminal justice reformOct 02, 2018 Listen
The 'courage, power and persistence' of Wendy ShermanSep 24, 2018 Listen
DNC Chairman Tom Perez says these midterm elections are the most important of our lifetimeSep 18, 2018 Listen
Human Rights Campaign president: 'We are going to get our country back'Sep 11, 2018 Listen
The biggest threat to democracy that nobody is talking aboutSep 04, 2018 Listen
Inside Andrew Gillum’s campaign to become Florida’s first black governorAug 28, 2018 Listen
'We think prison is the only way to hold people accountable when they break the law'Aug 20, 2018 Listen
How Robert Runcie helped the Parkland generation find their voiceAug 14, 2018 Listen
Arthur Brooks says contempt is not just bad for marriages. It kills politics and the country, too.Aug 07, 2018 Listen
‘I am more forgiving’: When Alex Wagner learned the truth about her family’s historyJul 31, 2018 Listen
‘It’s like he took a knee to Putin’: Mitch Landrieu on Helsinki, and the Democrats’ identity crisisJul 24, 2018 Listen
How your data is used by the police and where it goes wrongJul 17, 2018 Listen
David Miliband on immigration crisis: “What’s going on is dehumanization”Jul 10, 2018 Listen
'Stop acting as though Trump is the first,' says the Rev. William BarberJul 03, 2018 Listen
Jeh Johnson speaks out on separating immigrant families: ‘It’s just something I couldn’t do’Jun 26, 2018 Listen
Will lightning strike twice in the South? Andrew Gillum campaigns in Trump countryJun 19, 2018 Listen
Tim Kaine calls out the 'glass jaws' and 'crybabies' of the Trump administrationJun 12, 2018 Listen
Steve Phillips on why Democrats need to stop focusing on the white working classJun 05, 2018 Listen
Starbucks is closed to talk race. We're open to do the same.May 29, 2018 Listen
Jazz artist Wynton Marsalis says rap and hip-hop are 'more damaging than a statue of Robert E. Lee'May 22, 2018 Listen
How Jordan Klepper does satire in the age of TrumpMay 15, 2018 Listen
Kevin de León: Meet the "unicorn" taking on Dianne FeinsteinMay 08, 2018 Listen
‘I’m not convinced I’m dead’: Mark Hamill on Luke’s fate, Trump vs. Vader and moreMay 04, 2018 Listen
Laugh it up fuzzball!May 01, 2018 Listen
Bryan Stevenson TL;DRApr 26, 2018 Listen
Bryan Stevenson wants us to confront racial terrorism and then say, ‘Never again.’Apr 24, 2018 Listen
Robert Kagan on why Americans don't want the U.S. to be the leader of the free worldApr 17, 2018 Listen
Loretta Lynch: "Attorney-client privilege is alive and well in this country."Apr 10, 2018 Listen
"I just felt like something had died in all of us." John Lewis on the death of Martin Luther KingApr 03, 2018 Listen
Police violence affects women of color just as much as men. Why don’t we hear about it?Mar 27, 2018 Listen
Joanne Lipman: "It isn't just women leaning in, we need men to reach across the divide"Mar 20, 2018 Listen
Sen. Chris Murphy on how Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un could be a disaster for the United StatesMar 13, 2018 Listen
Eric Holder on running for president: ‘I think I’ve got the guts’Mar 06, 2018 Listen
“We are invisible no matter what heights we’ve risen to”: April RyanMar 01, 2018 Listen
Why the most productive conversations around race, are probably the ones you never hear.Feb 27, 2018 Listen
Lonnie Bunch, founding director of the National Museum of African American History and CultureFeb 22, 2018 Listen
‘Freedom of speech, but not freedom of action’: Two moms on raising black boysFeb 20, 2018 Listen
Dr. Carla Hayden on being the first female African-American librarian of CongressFeb 15, 2018 Listen
How the ‘home of American slavery’ became a ‘microcosm for the entire country’Feb 13, 2018 Listen
Lucy McBath, who lost her son to gun violence, and DeJuan Patterson, who survived itFeb 08, 2018 Listen
Tamron Hall on being unapologetically blackFeb 06, 2018 Listen
Broderick Johnson, former cabinet secretary and chair of My Brother's Keeper AllianceFeb 01, 2018 Listen
Michael Steele's State of the UnionJan 30, 2018 Listen
Michael Wolff in depth on his unprecedented access to TrumpJan 23, 2018 Listen
Why Kim Jong Un is ‘very rational within his own context’Jan 16, 2018 Listen
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe reflects on his term in officeJan 09, 2018 Listen
Dionne Warwick on her work in the fight against HIV/AIDSJan 02, 2018 Listen
Deborah Rutter on how the Kennedy Center is much more than "the honors"Dec 26, 2017 Listen
Rep. Frederica Wilson on Sgt. La David JohnsonDec 19, 2017 Listen
Dan Rather talks about politics and mediaDec 12, 2017 Listen
Ali Noorani of the National Immigration Forum talks about DACADec 05, 2017 Listen
Hillary Clinton reflects with raw honesty on Trump and 2016Nov 28, 2017 Listen
‘Hardball’ anchor Chris Matthews on what today’s politicians can learn from Bobby KennedyNov 21, 2017 Listen
Russia, the Clinton campaign and Chardonnay: Donna Brazile unloadsNov 14, 2017 Listen
Maya MacGuineas explains the difference between tax reform and tax cutsNov 07, 2017 Listen
Declaring opioids a public health emergency won't solve the crisis. Here's what will.Oct 31, 2017 Listen
There’s a ‘poisonous dynamic among white people’ over who’s to blame for racismOct 24, 2017 Listen
Roberta Kaplan on fighting white supremacists in the U.S.Oct 17, 2017 Listen
Stacey Abrams on running to be Georgia's first black female governorOct 10, 2017 Listen
Broderick Johnson returns to discuss My Brother's Keeper and race relations after ObamaOct 03, 2017 Listen
Trita Parsi explains why pulling out of the nuclear deal with Iran would be harmfulSep 26, 2017 Listen
Aggie Gund and Darren Walker on the Art For Justice FundSep 19, 2017 Listen
Howard Dean on young voters: ‘These people are not Democrats’Sep 12, 2017 Listen
Shai Akabas explains the debt ceiling in plain EnglishSep 05, 2017 Listen
Dr. Carla Hayden on being the first female African-American librarian of CongressAug 29, 2017 Listen
Outtakes from a year of 'Cape Up' (including one conversation that went off the rails)Aug 22, 2017 Listen
Vanita Gupta on the unabashed display of white supremacy in CharlottesvilleAug 15, 2017 Listen
Why Steve Bannon isn't going anywhereAug 08, 2017 Listen
R. Eric Thomas is the escape from politics that you need right nowAug 01, 2017 Listen
Kamala Harris gets tough on the Russia probe (and ignores the mansplainers)Jul 25, 2017 Listen
Cornell Belcher on the new swing voterJul 18, 2017 Listen
Sherrilyn Ifill exposes the absurdity of Trump’s election integrity commissionJul 11, 2017 Listen
Fourth of July special: What we’ve learned about Trump from six months of interviewsJul 04, 2017 Listen
Debunking the myths about Planned Parenthood with Cecile RichardsJun 27, 2017 Listen
Debbie Dingell on the struggle to find a place in her own partyJun 20, 2017 Listen
Valerie Jarrett on why she's still optimistic about the futureJun 13, 2017 Listen
The real reason people say 'I'm not racist, but'Jun 06, 2017 Listen
Actor Jesse Williams on race and cultural appropriation: 'Everybody's gonna copy you anyway'May 30, 2017 Listen
"The monuments were murder": New Orleans mayor defends focus on removing confederate monumentsMay 23, 2017 Listen
Senator Christopher Coons on why he prays for President TrumpMay 16, 2017 Listen
Maxine Waters: Jeff Sessions believes “it’s his job to keep minorities in their place”May 09, 2017 Listen
Richard Branson on Trump’s coal plans: ‘I can’t think of anything more stupid’May 02, 2017 Listen
Author Eric Liu: The power of decentralized resistanceApr 25, 2017 Listen
It’s not just Trump: With Brexit and France votes, Russia is cultivating the global rightApr 18, 2017 Listen
Khalil Gibran Muhammad on how fear of Trump could become as dangerous as Trump himselfApr 11, 2017 Listen
Congresswoman Karen Bass on why she feels like a political therapistApr 04, 2017 Listen
Does Estonia understand democracy better than any of us?Mar 28, 2017 Listen
Joe Manchin on why he's still a DemocratMar 21, 2017 Listen
Tony Blinken: "This administration has turned our traditional openness into weakness"Mar 14, 2017 Listen
Matt Schlapp, chairman of the American Conservative UnionMar 07, 2017 Listen
Professor Daina Ramey BerryFeb 28, 2017 Listen
Keith Ellison: The Democratic Party isn't only for DemocratsFeb 21, 2017 Listen
Tom Perez on why the Democratic party needs a dramatic culture shiftFeb 14, 2017 Listen
Laurence Tribe on why the judiciary is "our last best hope"Feb 07, 2017 Listen
Lena Epstein: "I am a Jewish, millennial female, who is supporting Trump."Jan 31, 2017 Listen
Arthur Brooks explains how dignity links Trump and ObamaJan 24, 2017 Listen
A Donald Trump survival guide -- from the mouths of Obama officialsJan 17, 2017 Listen
April Ryan on racial invisibilityJan 10, 2017 Listen
When cabinet members need to reach the president, this is the man they talk to firstJan 03, 2017 Listen
Former Obama official on the Trump cabinet picks that are actually good hiresDec 26, 2016 Listen
How Valerie Jarrett became Obama's most trusted adviser, and outlasted all her predecessorsDec 20, 2016 Listen
A call to arms from Attorney General Loretta LynchDec 13, 2016 Listen
Ambassador Susan Rice on the challenges of national securityDec 05, 2016 Listen
Here's how to preserve the Kennedy ideal in Trump's America, from a KennedyNov 29, 2016 Listen
Michael Steele, Part 2: What Republicans need to do about all "the KKK stuff"Nov 22, 2016 Listen
Michael Steele, Part 1: "Donald Trump is the freest president we've had in a generation"Nov 15, 2016 Listen
Final election predictions, with Dr. Larry Sabato and his Crystal BallNov 08, 2016 Listen
The everyday trauma of being a black man in AmericaOct 31, 2016 Listen
Export-Import Bank chief Fred Hochberg on jobs, 'good feet' and congressional hurdlesOct 25, 2016 Listen
Knight Foundation president: We're in the biggest disruption to information since the printing pressOct 18, 2016 Listen
This is the perfect escape from the insanity of our politics today. Meet Franklin Sirmans.Oct 11, 2016 Listen
Rob Reiner: We are living 'All in the Family' and Trump is Archie BunkerOct 04, 2016 Listen
If you still hate Clinton and Trump after the debate, here's Evan McMullinSep 27, 2016 Listen
Lonnie Bunch: Even if you're white, "the story of slavery is still your story"Sep 23, 2016 Listen
Dr. Anthony Fauci: Forced to rob cancer research to pay for Zika vaccine pushSep 20, 2016 Listen
Nancy Pelosi: Never bogged downSep 13, 2016 Listen
Debbie Wasserman Schultz: Doing what needed to be doneSep 06, 2016 Listen
Darren Walker: Using privilege to fight privilegeAug 30, 2016 Listen
Wendy Sherman: The world can't believe Donald TrumpAug 23, 2016 Listen
Michael Steele is no 'Pied Piper.'Aug 16, 2016 Listen
Preview: The mic checkAug 11, 2016 Listen