Making Democracy Fun
Discover a new way to view civic engagement.
A Freedom Rider Remembers
Experience the Civil Rights Movement through a first-hand account.
The Life and Work of Andrew Wyeth
Find out what it’s like to grow up in the “first family of American art.”
The Lasting Impact of Child Maltreatment
How does chlildhood abuse impact life as an adult?
Linda Patterson Miller
Writers of the Lost Generation
How did the relationships of America’s great writers affect their work?
The Sex-Wise Parent
The way you talk with your children about sex could save them from serious harm.
The “T” Community
Gain a better understanding of what it means to be a transgender person.
America’s Role in the World
Learn about the relationship between foreign policy and nuclear weapons.
Discover what’s being done to stop the spread of infectious diseases.
- 13 Indigenous Grandmothers
- Activism/Civil Rights Movement
- American Indian Identity
- Art & Design, Publishing
- Art, Caregiving
- Art, Filmmaking
- Black Middle Class
- Child Abuse
- Chinese Culture
- Climate Change
ABOUT THE EPISODE
Josh Lerner discusses the Participatory Budgeting Project.
For a captioned version of this interview, go to YouTube.
ABOUT THE GUEST
Josh Lerner is the author of Making Democracy Fun: How Game Design Can Empower Citizens and Transform Politics. He is also Executive Director of the Participatory Budgeting Project, a non-profit organization that empowers people to decide together how to spend public money.
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WHERE TO WATCH
WPSU Thursday, Dec 18 at 8:30pm
ABOUT THE HOST
Veteran interviewer Patty Satalia hosts in-depth conversations with a broad range of remarkable people.