This is a show about the power that politics and policy have in shaping our lives. Host Trymaine Lee digs into the systems and institutions that perpetuate inequality in this country and shares the stories of Americans who are trying to create change. He’s joined by everyday people and the nation’s biggest thinkers, policy makers, artists and activists to make sense of this moment in American life. This is how America sounds. This is Into America.
Into Expanding the Supreme Court
Expanding the Supreme Court used to be a non-starter. Now, some liberals see it as their only option to save the court.
Into Injustice for Breonna Taylor
Six months after Breonna Taylor was killed by Louisville police, a grand jury decided no one would be held criminally responsible for her death
Into Restoring Voting Rights for Former Felons
Unpaid court fees may prevent tens of thousands of former felons in Florida from voting in the November election.
Into Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the ACLU Years
Before Ruth Bader Ginsburg served on the Supreme Court she was arguing before it. How her work with the ACLU shaped history.
Into Reclaiming Fire to Save the Forest
Wildfires are devastating the West Coast. Some Native tribes are working to reduce their destruction.
Into Reimagining Mental Health & Policing
A crisis response team in Eugene, Oregon has spent 31 years responding to 911 calls as an alternative to police. Here’s what other cities can learn from them.
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Into this consistently outstanding podcast
First, there’s Trymaine’s voice - I can listen for hours. Thoughtful questions open up events, guests, and, even more importantly, my relationship to them. Journalism with heart.
I so appreciate Trymaine Lee!
Thank you Trymaine for all of your thoughtful, interesting reporting. I love listening to your pod casts. The topics are current and quite relevant to the times. You present a well balanced picture of the scenario. You are respectful to your guests, you don’t interrupt them when they are speaking and you present thought provoking questions. I have learned soooooo much from the podcasts and for that I thank you.
This was the first podcast that mentioned her passing on the eve of Rosh Hashana - thank you so much tramaine ! I you are a fantastic host!
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