01/06 Friday: We Throw Things at You, What's the Matter With North Carolina, Vincent Bruno & Lamar White, Jr.


Ardie Cesario

Cesario's book, We Throw Things at You, is dedicated to Martha White, a little-known civil rights protester from Baton Rouge who sat in the white section of a public bus before Rosa Parks staged a similar protest in Alabama. Cesario talks with Jim about White's impact on the civil rights era.

Karen Cox

Karen L. Cox is Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and the founding director of the graduate public history program. Karen joins the show to speak about her op ed pieces in The New York Times, "We're Here, We're Queer, Y'all" and "What's the Matter With North Carolina."


Vincent Bruno & Lamar White, Jr.

Republican and former New Orleans law officer, Vincent Bruno and Democrat blogger Lamar white, assess if the Russian government was behind hacking efforts targeting the Democratic National Committee.