Town Square with Ernie Manouse

By Houston Public Media

Town Square with Ernie Manouse is a gathering space for the community to come together and discuss the day’s most important and pressing issues — a place for the audience to share personal opinions and have the opportunity to ask questions of leading experts on any given subject. Through lively conversations, ranging from issues of race to the coronavirus, we strive to keep our listeners well-informed and educated. The ability to listen and share is what moves a society forward… together! You can listen to Town Square with Ernie Manouse every weekday at 3pm on News 88.7.

  1. 1.
    ‘COVID 2021 Is Not COVID 2019. It’s Far More Transmissible,’ Says President Of ACCESS Health International
    50:11
  2. 2.
    Republican Senator Paul Bettencourt Discusses Texas Voting Bill And The State Of Politics
    51:05
  3. 3.
    Reactions To U.S. House Committee Investigating Capitol Hill Riot
    49:35
  4. 4.
    What You Need To Know About The Latest COVID Threats – And How To Stay Safe
    48:40
  5. 5.
    Authentic Representation For Latinos Still Fights The Same Barriers
    50:30
  6. 6.
    Houston Arts Return With New Leadership, After Being Hit Hard By The Pandemic
    50:09
  7. 7.
    Evan Drellich: Why ‘Winning’ In Sports Doesn’t Fix Everything
    50:02
  8. 8.
    Danny Trejo And Comicpalooza Are Coming To Houston To Celebrate Fandoms
    49:37
  1. 9.
    The Virus Isn’t Done Yet – What You Need To Know About The Delta Variant And Others
    49:51
  2. 10.
    Why We Love Houston
    49:59
  3. 11.
    Harvard Human Evolutionary Biologist Busts Myths About Exercise
    49:57
  4. 12.
    ‘Nightmare Scenario’ Examines The Pandemic Response At The Levels Of Government
    50:03
  5. 13.
    The Wonderful World Of Kitchen Gadgets
    49:54
  6. 14.
    How To Navigate Toxic Relationships
    49:59
  7. 15.
    How To Combat Anti-Asian Hate And Intervene As Bystanders
    49:55
  8. 16.
    Cruise COVID Protocols May Lead To A Bon Voyage
    49:53
  9. 17.
    The Evolution Of Drag In The Age Of Social Media
    59:08
  10. 18.
    The 2021 Supreme Court Cases Shape Voting Rights And Free Speech
    1:00:20
  11. 19.
    How To Survive Houston’s Summer – From Hurricanes To Extreme Heat To Power Grid Concerns
    49:57
  12. 20.
    How Colorism Impacts Latin Communities On And Off The Screen
    49:55
  13. 21.
    The 90+ Study – What Do We Know About Healthy Longevity?
    49:56
  14. 22.
    Pulitzer Prize-Winner Annette Gordon-Reed On The History Of Juneteenth
    47:54
  15. 23.
    Reflecting On 40 Years Of The HIV/AIDS Epidemic
    50:23
  16. 24.
    The Science Behind UFO Sightings And Possible Extraterrestrial Life
    49:57
  17. 25.
    What Is The Reality Behind Immigration Policy
    49:57
  18. 26.
    How To Combat Vaccine Hesitancy And Misconceptions
    47:35
  19. 27.
    Movie Theaters In A Post-COVID World
    55:33
  20. 28.
    LGBTQ+ Members Find Love, Grief, And Pride In Their Community
    50:00
  21. 29.
    Teen COVID Rates Are On The Rise And How To Combat Vaccine Hesitancy
    50:02
  22. 30.
    What Are Gun Rights And Gun Regulation Issues Facing Texas – And The Country?
    50:29
  23. 31.
    Women Look For Cures To ‘Implicit Bias’ In Addition To Physical Ailments In Healthcare
    50:01
  24. 32.
    The Nation Must Awake: Our Witness to the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921
    50:04
  25. 33.
    Athletes Face Pressure to Perform Both On And Off The Court
    50:00
  26. 34.
    A “Return To Normal” Workplace May Not Be What Job Seekers Are Looking For
    49:57
  27. 35.
    Key Bills And Takeaways From the Texas Legislature: What You Need To Know And What Comes Next
    49:57
  28. 36.
    The Return of Classix Nouveaux – Town Square Bonus Cast
    42:59
  29. 37.
    Edward-Isaac Dovere’s ‘Battle For the Soul’ Deep Dives Into The 2020 Democratic Election Campaign
    49:42
  30. 38.
    Discussing The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A Continuation
    49:30
  31. 39.
    The Present And Future of Cyberweapons And Cybersecurity
    50:20
  32. 40.
    One Year Later: Houstonians Reflect On The Impact Of George Floyd’s Life And Death
    49:58
  33. 41.
    Educator Raises Concerns Over Texas Mask Mandate Lift
    50:00
  34. 42.
    The Erniversary: Celebrating 25 Years at Houston Public Media With Friends, Celebrities And Listeners
    49:58
  35. 43.
    Ministry Co-Leaders Aim Foster Social Justice
    50:55
  36. 44.
    Public Artists Take To The Streets And Turn Houston Into ‘Big Dreams’
    49:57
  37. 45.
    Discussing The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Part 1
    49:53
  38. 46.
    Fully-Vaccinated Individuals Test Positive For COVID In Breakthrough Infections
    48:53
  39. 47.
    Kitt Shapiro Looks Back At ‘A Daughter’s Love Story in Black and White’
    50:48
  40. 48.
    How To Live More Sustainably With Environmental Lifestyle Expert Danny Seo
    50:11
  41. 49.
    Gun Violence Is A ‘Public Health Issue’ According To Researchers And Survivors
    50:14
  42. 50.
    PTSD: Understanding The Impact And Healing Process For Military Veterans
    49:58

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