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WAMC's The Roundtable is an award-winning, nationally recognized eclectic talk program. The show airs from 9am to noon each weekday and features news, interviews, in-depth discussion, listener call-ins, music, and much (much) more!

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WAMC's The Roundtable is an award-winning, nationally recognized eclectic talk program. The show airs from 9am to noon each weekday and features news, interviews, in-depth discussion, listener call-ins, music, and much (much) more!

    Zephyr Teachout On RBG And The Path Forward

    Zephyr Teachout On RBG And The Path Forward

    Zephyr Teachout is an attorney, political activist, and anti-trust and corruption expert. A rising star on the left, she was part of the team of lawyers that sued Donald Trump for allegedly violating the emoluments clause of the Constitution. Teachout teaches law at Fordham University and her new book is: "Break 'Em Up: Recovering Our Freedom from Big Ag, Big Tech, and Big Money." Zephyr Teachout joins us this morning to discuss the legal legacy of Justice Ginsburg and the path forward.

    • 13 min
    Senator Richard Blumenthal On The Loss Of RBG

    Senator Richard Blumenthal On The Loss Of RBG

    U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut said about Justice Ginsburg - "She will always be an American icon, breaking barriers from the courtroom and the classroom to every place in America and leaving her mark on immigration, gun violence prevention, gender equality, civil rights and civil liberties," Blumenthal added - "I will always remember the incisive, strong questions she asked when I was arguing before her, but also the compassion and caring that she demonstrated." Blumenthal, who

    • 13 min
    Julie Suk's "We The Women: The Unstoppable Mothers Of The Equal Rights Amendment" And RBG

    Julie Suk's "We The Women: The Unstoppable Mothers Of The Equal Rights Amendment" And RBG

    Julie Suk is a legal scholar and author of the new book, “We The Women: The Unstoppable Mothers of the Equal Rights Amendment” and is a frequent commentator in the media on legal issues affecting women, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, Vox, and CBS News. She is currently a Visiting Professor at Yale Law School. In the new book, she excavates the ERA’s past to guide its future, explaining how the ERA can address hot-button issues such as pregnancy discrimination, sexual

    • 9 min
    Composer Derrick Wang Discusses His Opera "Scalia/Ginsburg"

    Composer Derrick Wang Discusses His Opera "Scalia/Ginsburg"

    Derrick Wang is a composer, writer, and creator of the opera “Scalia/Ginsburg,” a crash course on the U.S. Constitution and the people who uphold it that ushered in the current era of Supreme Court-themed art. Hailed as a “perfect…jewel” (Opera Today) and “the kind of opera that should be everywhere” (OperaWire), “Scalia/Ginsburg” was premiered at the Castleton Festival. The Los Angeles Times wrote: “Could we please make it a constitutional requirement that no one can be sworn into office in the

    • 9 min
    Tony Award Winner Linda Lavin Discusses Narrating Justic Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Audiobook

    Tony Award Winner Linda Lavin Discusses Narrating Justic Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Audiobook

    Tony Award Winner Linda Lavin is best known portraying the title character in the TV series "Alice." She is also known for making several stage performances in many Broadway and Off-Broadway projects like "Death Defying Acts," "The Lyons," "Last of the Red Hot Lovers," "Broadway Bound," "Gypsy," and "The Diary of Anne Frank," to name a few. In addition, Lavin has received the Golden Globe Award twice under the category Best TV Actress in a Musical or Comedy for her work in "Alice." Besides these

    • 8 min
    9/21/20 Panel

    9/21/20 Panel

    The Roundtable Panel : a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond. Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, investigative journalist and UAlbany adjunct professor Rosemary Armao, political consultant and lobbyist Libby Post, Albany Law School professor and director of the Immigration Law Clinic Sarah Rogerson.

    • 1 hr 33 min

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