Kai Wright appears in the following:
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Trump, Inc. co-host Andrea Bernstein sits down with Kai Wright, host of The United States of Anxiety, to discuss how American history informs the 2020 election.
Monday, October 19, 2020
Conservatives who’ve shunned the GOP say it’s given up on democracy. Which begs the question: How long ago did that happen?
Monday, October 12, 2020
What can we learn from our short, grim history with Covid-19? Former New York City health commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot reflects on the opening weeks of the nation’s largest outbreak.
Monday, October 05, 2020
The president has made clear he will dispute the results if he loses in November. But actually, the fight over the count has already begun.
Monday, September 28, 2020
Many of the conflicts that we face today echo from the often forgotten Reconstruction era. We go back 165 years to understand the unfulfilled promises of our past and how we got here.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
A look at the truth of America's racial divide and how to reconcile.
Monday, September 21, 2020
Voting rights cases are moving fast. The Affordable Care Act faces yet another life or death hearing. And that’s before we even get to the fight over who’ll replace Justice Ginsburg.
Sunday, September 20, 2020
As the country mourns the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, we gather together to honor the life and legacy of the woman, the pioneer, the icon and the daughter of Brooklyn.
Monday, September 14, 2020
Despite empty stands, athletes are making waves across the sports industry speaking out against anti-black violence. Many Americans support, but not everyone is a fan.
Monday, September 07, 2020
Public and care workers have been on the frontlines of the pandemic, but who takes care of them? We explore the histories, realities and hopes of these very essential workers.
Monday, August 31, 2020
The suburbs have long been considered safe spaces for white Americans to retreat from ‘dangerous’ big cities. Now violent unrest around the country threatens that sheltered way of life.
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Share your story with us. We want to hear from you!
Monday, August 24, 2020
For our first LIVE episode we take calls and reflect on last week’s Democratic National Convention by exploring what it means to be a member in a party divided.
Friday, August 21, 2020
Biden's big moment.
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Solitary confinement has been proven gravely dangerous for young people. For some, it represents another way to survive, but often at the expense of making it home. Where is Z now?
Thursday, August 06, 2020
Just one diagnosis can make or break a seemingly endless cycle of incarceration, but for 16-year-old Z, it’s complicated. And frustrating. Our presentation of Caught continues.
Thursday, July 30, 2020
What happens once we decide a child is a criminal? We return to Caught as the nation continues to grapple with long-standing systemic racism in our policing and justice systems.
Friday, July 17, 2020
Afro-Italians like Bellamy Ogak are not born citizens by law. Their story is a reminder why U.S. birthright citizenship is a radical idea: It ended slavery.
Friday, July 10, 2020
Chicago’s Little Village has been hit hard by COVID-19, but after a botched demolition left it coated in dust, one lifelong activist and her community are standing together while apart.
Friday, July 03, 2020
In his speech, Douglass challenged what he saw as the hypocrisy of the Fourth of July. Here's why his words resonate today.