The Civil Tube: Whatever Happened to the Party of the People?

In a new book titled, “Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?” author Thomas Frank takes aim at the Democratic party and the discord between its rhetoric as a party of the marginalized and working class and its leadership — a wealthy, wall-street oriented, elite class of individuals — who are in no way connected to, or interested in, the struggles of its base supporters.

Recently, Thomas Frank sat down for an interview on PBS Newshour. Watch below.

The Civil Tube: Poverty, Stress & Diabetes among Native Americans

Often a forgotten group in our national conversation on the impacts of racism, tribal communities across the country struggle in a difficult web of poverty, stress and poor health. This video does a really good job of showcasing just exactly what some of those challenges are and how they play out for many Native American families.