Confronting Inequality: Barbara Ehrenreich + Smiley & West

May 18, 2012

On Monday morning from 10 to Noon, tune to 91.7FM for two hours of critical conversation about rising poverty and inequality in the U.S., its effects on our society and democracy, and how we can take action. 

At 10am on Your Call, Rose Aguilar welcomes Barbara Ehrenreich, one of the country's foremost investigative journalists, to talk about her newly-launched Economic Hardship Reporting Project.  Then at 11am, hear the speeches given by Tavis Smiley & Cornel West when they were at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland in April to talk about their new book The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto.