Steve Kornacki On The Roots Of ‘The Red And The Blue’
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IMHO: Trump Hopes We’ll Forget His Racist Record
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The Science Behind Addiction Shows Tough Love Isn’t Enough
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Meet The Host
Jim BraudeJim Braude is the host of Greater Boston and co-host of Boston Public Radio.
During law school, Jim ran a small retail business in Provincetown (HUBE - Help Us Break Even!). He started his professional career as a legal services lawyer in the South Bronx handling housing and prisoners’ rights cases. He was the founder and first president of the National Organization of Legal Services Workers, a union representing staff in civil legal offices for the poor in 35 states. NOLSW helped lead the fight to preserve the national program when President Reagan proposed its abolition.
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