My Conversation With Ian Shapiro, Author Of Responsible Parties: Saving Democracy From Itself

Click Here To Listen Ian Shapiro How popular democracy has paradoxically eroded trust in political systems worldwide, and how to restore confidence in democratic politics In recent decades, democracies across the world have adopted measures to increase popular involvement in political decisions. Parties have turned to primaries and local caucuses to select candidates; ballot initiatives and referenda allow citizens to enact laws directly; many places now use proportional representation, encouraging smaller, more specific parties rather than two dominant ones.Yet voters keep getting angrier.There is a steady erosion of trust in politicians, parties, and democratic institutions, culminating most recently in major populist victories in the United States, the United Kingdom, and elsewhere. Frances Rosenbluth and Ian [...]

Real Talk With Dr. Valencia Campbell: Make Your Next Appointment With A Legislator On DrAlvin.Com

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My Conversation With US Congresswoman Jackie Speier, Author of Undaunted: Surviving Jonestown, Summoning Courage, and Fighting Back

Click Here To Listen Jackie Speier An inspiring and powerful memoir of surviving the Jonestown massacre and becoming a fearless voice against injustice and inequality by California congresswoman Jackie Speier. Jackie Speier was twenty-eight when she joined Congressman Leo Ryan’s delegation to rescue defectors from cult leader Jim Jones’s Peoples Temple in Jonestown, Guyana. Ryan was killed on the airstrip tarmac. Jackie was shot five times at point-blank range. While recovering from what would become one of the most harrowing tragedies in recent history, Jackie had to choose: Would she become a victim or a fighter? The choice to survive against unfathomable odds empowered her with a resolve to become a vocal proponent for human [...]

Real Talk With Dr. Valencia Campbell: Support Combined Federal Campaign; Give Now! On DrAlvin.Com

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Real Talk With Dr. Valencia Campbell: Why Are You Thankful On DrAlvin.Com

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“Republican, Democratic Or Independent Policies Have There Place, But The Politics Of Lies Is An Attack On The Republic Of True Democracy And Must Be Stood Down”-Dr. Alvin

“The Efforts Of The Government Alone Will Never Be Enough. In the End The People Must Choose And The People Must Help Themselves.” -John F. Kennedy

My Conversation With Samuel Katz, Author Of Beirut Rules: The Murder Of A CIA Station Chief And Hezbollah’s War Against America

Click Here To Listen Samuel Katz From the New York Times bestselling coauthors of Under Fire--the riveting story of the kidnapping and murder of CIA Station Chief William Buckley. After a deadly terrorist bombing at the American embassy in Lebanon in 1983, only one man inside the CIA possessed the courage and skills to rebuild the networks destroyed in the blast: William Buckley. But the new Beirut station chief quickly became the target of a young terrorist named Imad Mughniyeh. Beirut Rules is the pulse-by-pulse account of Buckley's abduction, torture, and murder at the hands of Hezbollah terrorists. Drawing on never-before-seen government documents as well as interviews with Buckley's co-workers, friends and family, Burton and [...]

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