CLBR #318: Obama NSC Alum Rumana Ahmed on “West Wingers”

Obama NSC Alum Rumana Ahmed on “West Wingers” LISTEN VIA THESE CHANNELS     WMR iTunes Podbay Spreaker Stitcher   Obama NSC Alum Rumana Ahmed on “West Wingers” We continue our 2018 Miami Book Fair series with Obama National Security Council Alum Rumana Ahmed who is one of eighteen former Obama administration contributors to “West Wingers: Stories… Read More CLBR #318: Obama NSC Alum Rumana Ahmed on “West Wingers”

CLBR #316: Author Sarah Kendzior Gives the View From the Flyover Country

Author Sarah Kendzior Gives The View From the Flyover Country LISTEN VIA THESE CHANNELS     WMR iTunes Podbay Spreaker Stitcher Through the Miami Book Fair and our own programming, we have had several shows talking about Detroit and its struggle for a renaissance.  Today we feature an author from another part of the Midwest… Read More CLBR #316: Author Sarah Kendzior Gives the View From the Flyover Country

CLBR #315: Ben Fountain, Author of “Beautiful Country Burn Again”

We continue our 2018 Miami Book Fair series with lawyer turned acclaimed author Ben Fountain and his new book, “Beautiful Country Burn Again: Democracy, Rebellion and Revolution“.  Fountain argues that the United States is in the middle of an existential crisis akin to the Civil War or the Great Depression that will require a “burning” of the… Read More CLBR #315: Ben Fountain, Author of “Beautiful Country Burn Again”

CLBR #290: David Goldfield on How Truman, Eisenhower and LBJ Delivered the American Dream

Miami Book Fair Authors’ Series The Gifted Generation: When Government Was Good in Washington LISTEN Our latest authors’ series segment is historian David Goldfield’s The Gifted Generation: When Government Was Good in Washington.  In our discussion in October, Goldfied discusses his book which offers a sweeping and path-breaking history of the post-World War II decades, during… Read More CLBR #290: David Goldfield on How Truman, Eisenhower and LBJ Delivered the American Dream