The Laura Flanders Show

By Laura Flanders

Award winning host, author and journalist Laura Flanders interviews forward-thinking people from the world of politics, business, culture and social movements. The show explores actionable models for creating a better world by reporting on the people and movements driving systemic change. We spotlight the solutions of tomorrow, today. The show airs on PBS stations in over 200+ US markets, and airs on 40+ community radio stations, and is available on YouTube and as a podcast. Online subscribers receive lots of video and audio web exclusives. Recent specials include "Indigenous People's Power", "James Baldwin: Lessons for the US", "Building Public Trust for Public Health", "Countering the Coup From the Grassroots Up". Recent special guests include Representative Karen Bass, environmental activist Jane Fonda, economist Robert Reich, author/activist Naomi Klein, agrarian reformer Shirley Sherrod, novelist Arundhati Roy, economist Michael Hudson and ’Next System” theorist Gar Alperovitz.

  1. 1.
    Community Safety in a Time of Insurrection
    29:46
  2. 2.
    F-Word: A Paramilitary Industrial Complex is Growing in Americans' Backyards
    4:00
  3. 3.
    Building Concrete Ecological Solutions That Go Beyond Concrete
    29:03
  4. 4.
    Uncut Full Conversation: Sunny Red Bear, NDN Collective’s Director of Racial Equity
    32:26
  5. 5.
    LANDBACK! A Tipi Town Approach to Healing & Homelessness
    29:11
  6. 6.
    F-Word: Worker Co-ops Coped with Covid. Why Can't Others?
    3:00
  7. 7.
    Covid Couldn’t Stop Worker Owned Co-ops
    30:31
  8. 8.
    Do Black Lives Matter to Big Banks?
    29:52
  1. 9.
    Uncut Full Conversation: Colette Pichon Battle, Climate Activist and Lawyer
    23:06
  2. 10.
    F-Word: After Ida, Build Back Green, Not Gray
    3:30
  3. 11.
    Ecology: The Infrastructure of the Future?
    30:34
  4. 12.
    Democracy: A National Temperature Check
    29:58
  5. 13.
    F-Word: The Complete Picture of Our Work Culture
    3:00
  6. 14.
    These Films Keep People Out of Prison
    29:44
  7. 15.
    Audio Exclusive: The Fight to Save Our Stages, NIVA Mobilizes
    3:40
  8. 16.
    BIPOC Media, Uplifting and Serving Communities From the Grassroots
    29:01
  9. 17.
    Uncut Full Conversation: V, award winning Playwright and Author formerly known as Eve Ensler
    17:34
  10. 18.
    The Future of Energy is Indigenous: Water Protectors v.s. Enbridge's Line3 Pipeline
    28:00
  11. 19.
    Heather McGhee: The Sum of Us, What Racism Costs Everyone and How we can Prosper Together
    28:00
  12. 20.
    Guaranteed Income Initiatives, Combatting Structural Inequality
    29:44
  13. 21.
    Black Candidates, BIPOC Media: Making Coverage Complex—and Better
    29:45
  14. 22.
    F-Word: Big Pharma v.s. The People
    3:30
  15. 23.
    Big Pharma vs The People: The Fight to Save America’s Largest Generic Drug Manufacturer
    29:21
  16. 24.
    Uncut Full Conversation: Teresa C. Younger, CEO of the Ms. Foundation
    25:12
  17. 25.
    Gender Justice Requires More Than Money Say the Feminists Taking on Philanthropy During Covid
    29:30
  18. 26.
    F-Word: The Disability Revolution
    3:30
  19. 27.
    Did a Summer Camp Help Spark a Disability Revolution?
    29:44
  20. 28.
    Uncut Full Conversation: Prof. Kimberlé W. Crenshaw, Calling Out the Media on Critical Race Theory
    29:12
  21. 29.
    Kimberlé Crenshaw & Soledad O’Brien Call Out the Media on Critical Race Theory
    29:20
  22. 30.
    F-Word: Buffalo's Next Mayor Is Putting Electeds on Notice
    3:30
  23. 31.
    Black, Latinx Media: Cause for Celebration & Critique
    29:10
  24. 32.
    Uncut Full Conversation: Mariame Kaba,
    48:03
  25. 33.
    Mariame Kaba: Rooting Out Our Culture of Harm
    29:57
  26. 34.
    F-Word: Take Pride in Desire
    3:00
  27. 35.
    Uncut Full Conversation: Trans Lives Depend on Owning Our Stories
    38:59
  28. 36.
    Laverne Cox, Sam Feder: Trans Lives Depend on Owning Our Stories
    29:07
  29. 37.
    Uncut Interview: Minneapolis The Long Road to Defund the Police
    35:31
  30. 38.
    Minneapolis: Not giving up on police abolition
    29:49
  31. 39.
    Uncut Interview: Winona LaDuke, An Indigenous Roadmap for a Just Transition From Fossil Fuel
    22:38
  32. 40.
    F-Word: Remembering the Black roots Of Memorial Day and the Revolutionary Holiday that Might Have Been
    2:30
  33. 41.
    BIPOC Journalists On Covering COVID and Racism
    29:54
  34. 42.
    The Future of Energy is Indigenous (and it won’t involve pipelines!)
    48:05
  35. 43.
    F-Word: United Action To Keep Workers Down
    3:30
  36. 44.
    Labor Looks Up After Amazon Union Vote
    29:33
  37. 45.
    Heather McGhee: Racism Costs Everyone
    29:50
  38. 46.
    Uncut Conversation: Sylvia Bugg, PBS
    38:11
  39. 47.
    F-Word: A New Deal for Democracy? Invest in Public Media
    3:30
  40. 48.
    A New Day for Public Television?
    29:26
  41. 49.
    F-Word: January 6, A Local Perspective
    3:30
  42. 50.
    Black Pain White Media: Introducing URL Media, a new, BIPOC network
    29:01

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