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July 8, 2022  
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It's "Free Your Mind Friday," when Leid Stories becomes an open forum for listeners' views on major issues of the day.
July 7, 2022  

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The legal and diplomatic tug-of-war over two U.S. citizens detained in Russia on drug-smuggling and espionage charges.

July 7, 2022  
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Solution or Symbolism?
VP Kamala Harris performs an official duty as she visits Akron, Ohio, today. What is the Biden administration's response to the police execution of Jayland Walker specifically, andI about its continuing function in communities of color as occupying military forces maintaining America's race-based status quo?
In what important ways will the Biden administration  change this established order?
July 7, 2022  

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︎Jayland Walker (Akron, Ohio) and Robert Crimo III Highland Park, Ill.): Yet another study in systemic racism and law-enforcement outcomes.

July 1, 2022  

Free Your Mind Friday! 

July 1, 2022  


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▪︎ Name three things you give President Joe Biden credit for, and three things you think he has failed, or is failing, to achieve. 

▪︎ Should Biden quit the presidency -- and politics all together?

▪︎ Will the testimonies of several witnesses before the Jan. 6 Committee, result in several criminal prosecutions? Will Trump be among them?


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June 23, 2022  
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We conclude our open forum on Juneteenth, commemorating the post-Civil War emancipation of enslaved people in the United States.
June 22, 2022  
Even as major political developments continue to unfold -- for Democrats and Republicans alike -- what do you consider the most significant so far? Why?
What impact do you think the hearings on the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol are having on the nation's understanding of ex-President Donald Trump's key role leading up to that day?
How is this saga affecting your own views on U.S. party politics?
June 16, 2022  
Politically I'll say I'm a _____(description).
I voted for _____ in the 2020 presidential election. I thought the country needed _______.
Two years in with President Biden, I think ________.
What shapes my view is _______.
June 16, 2022  
On this program on Jan. 10, 2022, I asked two questions: They were not rhetorical.
I asked: Is Trump succeeding at undermining Biden's presidency with a parallel presidency? 
I also asked: Have Republicans fully yielded their party to Trump?
Do yesterday's elections make the answers to both questions any clearer?
Just how much has Trump's orchestrated attack attempt on Jan. 6 cost Washington, D.C.? As the convener-in-chief of the violent protest, is Trump responsible for picking up the tab? 
I note that not even the current inquiry into the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol has raised this question.

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