The Open Mind, Hosted by Alexander Heffner

By The Open Mind on PBS

The Open Mind is a thoughtful excursion into the world of ideas across media, politics, technology, the arts and all realms of civic life.

  1. 1.
    Black to the Future
    28:23
  2. 2.
    Voting to Determine Your Health
    32:37
  3. 3.
    Millennial Doctors and the Next Greatest Generation
    28:31
  4. 4.
    Law, Justice, and Democracy in America
    31:36
  5. 5.
    Deplatforming Disinformation...Until 2023?
    29:46
  6. 6.
    The Factual Basis for the Lab Leak
    29:02
  7. 7.
    Breaking the Filibuster to Survive in America
    27:54
  8. 8.
    A Cautiously Optimistic Assessment of Fighting American Fascism
    28:45
  1. 9.
    The State of Mississippi
    22:41
  2. 10.
    To Mask or Unmask
    25:17
  3. 11.
    Policy Experimentation and Paralysis
    28:29
  4. 12.
    The Safety Imperative of Infrastructure
    20:49
  5. 13.
    China's World Order
    22:07
  6. 14.
    Making Humane Tech a Reality
    27:06
  7. 15.
    The Manchin House Rules
    26:46
  8. 16.
    When Will Congress End Citizens United?
    23:17
  9. 17.
    American Medicine in the Pandemic
    23:51
  10. 18.
    How to Make Our Platforms Less Polarizing
    23:02
  11. 19.
    Extraconstitutional Supreme Court and New Jim Crow
    28:13
  12. 20.
    American Seafood
    27:37
  13. 21.
    BBQ in the Pandemic
    26:12
  14. 22.
    Gentrification and Populism on the Internet
    21:43
  15. 23.
    Light at the End of a Dark Epiphany
    22:16
  16. 24.
    Fighting Fire with Fire...and Dignity
    25:23
  17. 25.
    The Unreachable Supermajority for Constitutional Reform
    28:25
  18. 26.
    Criminal Injustice
    31:49
  19. 27.
    Agriculture Policy in the Biden Administration
    17:09
  20. 28.
    Substance and Symbols of Racial Equity
    30:35
  21. 29.
    Enacting a Truth and Reconciliation Consensus
    30:48
  22. 30.
    High on Pandemicide
    27:40
  23. 31.
    Climate in the First 100 Days
    26:49
  24. 32.
    Messing Around with the Gumbo
    22:38
  25. 33.
    The Ugly Drum
    24:59
  26. 34.
    The Ballad of Empathy and Soul
    29:46
  27. 35.
    What is the Future of Sex Work?
    25:54
  28. 36.
    Freedom and Wokeness on Campus
    28:32
  29. 37.
    Off to The Races...The 2022 Midterms
    28:08
  30. 38.
    Capitalism, The Coronavirus, and China's Quest for Global Influence
    24:12
  31. 39.
    Vaccine Passports and the Global Pandemic Prognosis
    33:02
  32. 40.
    How to Demolish the Disinformation Infrastructure
    25:46
  33. 41.
    AMLO, Mexico in the Pandemic, and Humanitarian Crises
    35:14
  34. 42.
    The Making of Movements
    27:45
  35. 43.
    The Authentic and Revitalizing Italian Sandwich
    26:06
  36. 44.
    Reparations for Crimes Against Democracy
    27:53
  37. 45.
    What's Next in U.S.-China Relations?
    28:23
  38. 46.
    The Casualties of Drug Compounding
    27:08
  39. 47.
    How to Reform an Unrepresentative Supreme Court
    27:54
  40. 48.
    Culinary Adaptation and Innovation
    24:10
  41. 49.
    How to Rebirth American Democracy
    27:07
  42. 50.
    Lobster and Maine in the Pandemic
    24:29

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