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Archives of the show until 2018. For recent archives, go to: The Marc Steiner Show at the Real News Network

February 27, 2017

Maryland General Assembly: Delegate Roundtable

February 27, 2017 - Segment 1 - We hosted a conversation with several of our Maryland State Delegates, who talked about legislation they have introduced before the Maryland General Assembly. With: Del. Cory V. McCray, Del. Ana Sol Gutierrez, Del. Cheryl D. Glenn, and Del. Antonio L. Hayes.
February 22, 2017

Dr. Mario Livio: Churchill’s Essay On Alien Life

February 22, 2017 - Segment 1 - I hosted a fascinating discussion with internationally known astrophysicist, bestselling author, and popular lecturer Dr. Mario Livio, based on his recent article in Nature magazine, "Winston Churchill's essay on alien life found."
February 21, 2017

Education Roundtable: State of Baltimore City Public Schools

February 21, 2017 - Segment 1 - I host an education roundtable focusing on the state of Baltimore City's public schools. With: Dr. Roni Ellington, Bebe Verdery, and A. Rod Womack.
February 20, 2017

Local Roundtable: ICE Raids and Education

February 20, 2017 - Segment 1 - We hosted a Local News Roundtable discussing topics such as local ICE Raids and Education in Baltimore. With: Attorney and community activist Dana Moore, Edgar Reyes, Luis Larin.
February 17, 2017

Dr. Jonathan Farley: Making Connections Between Mathematics & Society

February 17, 2017 - Segment 3 - I talk about mathematics and society with Dr. Jonathan Farley, Associate Professor of Mathematics at Morgan State University.
February 8, 2017

City Paper This Week: The Sex Issue

February 8, 2017 - Segment 5 - We hosted our regular feature City Paper This Week! Steiner Show Senior Producer Mark Gunnery talks with City Paper's Interim Editor in Chief Brandon Soderberg about City Paper's Sex Issue!
February 8, 2017

Silencing of Elizabeth Warren: Commentary

February 8, 2017 - Segment 1 - In light of the silencing of Senator Elizabeth Warren, Marc shared some thoughts on the current battle between ideologies and where we may be heading as a country.
February 3, 2017

Bob Zellner: Organizing In The South

February 3, 2017 - Segment 2 - Marc hosted a conversation with Civil Rights veteran Bob Zellner, former field secretary for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), about his decades of organizing among poor white people in the South.
February 3, 2017

College Access and Affordability

February 2, 2017 - Segment 1 - We hosted a discussion on College Access and Affordability. With: Caryn York,and Sara Goldrick-Rab.
February 1, 2017

Local News Roundtable: Education Budget Cuts & Upsurge in Murders

January 31, 2017 - Segment 1 - In our Local News Roundtable, a panel of guests discuss education budget cuts, the upsurge in murders, and review how our new mayor is doing.
February 1, 2017

City Paper This Week: On Parenting

February 1, 2017 - Segment 3 - We hosted our regular feature City Paper This Week! Marc was joined by Lisa Snowden-McCray, Writer and Associate Editor for City Paper.
January 18, 2017

National News Roundtable: Moving Forward

January 18, 2017 - Segment 1 - We host a National News Roundtable, focusing on the state of our nation and moving forward. With: Arun Gupta, and Dr. Lester Spence.
January 14, 2017

Maryland Traditions: Junious Brickhouse and Phil Wiggins

January 13, 2017 - Segment 4 - I talk with Piedmont Blues harmonica master Phil Wiggins and Junious Brickhouse, Montgomery County-based dancer, choreographer, community leader and cultural preservationist.
January 11, 2017

Annapolis Summit: House Speaker Michael E. Busch and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr.

January 11, 2017 - Segment 2 - Today is the opening day of the 2017 Maryland General Assembly, and our 14th annual Annapolis Summit. Marc speaks with House Speaker Michael E. Busch, who along with Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr.. We also hear questions from the audience.
January 11, 2017

Annapolis Summit: Governor Larry Hogan

January 11, 2017 - Segment 1 - Today is the opening day of the 2017 Maryland General Assembly, and our 14th annual Annapolis Summit. Marc speaks with Governor Larry Hogan. We also hear questions from the audience.
December 27, 2016

Countdown to the Annapolis Summit: Donald Fry & Business In Maryland

December 27, 2016 - Segment 2 - We host our newest edition of our Countdown to the Annapolis Summit. We have Donald Fry, the president and CEO of Greater Baltimore Committee, on with us to discuss some of the business issues coming up in the next session of the Maryland General Assembly.
December 23, 2016

World Of The Play: Themes & Exploration of Dot

December 23, 2016 - Segment 3 - We play a fascinating panel discussion held last Saturday evening, December 17, at Everyman's World of the Play. The discussion was based on the themes of the current production, Dot, and was titled Mining the Magic of Memory. The panelists were: Temple Crocker, the Reverend Barry Kennard Hargrove, and Ursula Populoh.
December 23, 2016

Countdown To The Annapolis Summit: Education Issues

December 23, 2016 - Segment 2 - We host our newest edition of our Countdown to the Annapolis Summit. We discuss Education Issues that will be addressed at the event. You'll hear from: Dr. Chester E. Finn, former President of the Fordham Institute and member of the Maryland State School Board; and Betty Weller, President of Maryland State Education Association.
December 14, 2016

MTA Student Pass

December 14, 2016 - Segment 3 - Our guests talk about a change to the MTA's student "S Pass" policy that has made it difficult for some students to get home from after-school activities.
December 9, 2016

Countdown to the Annapolis Summit: Issues of Bail Reform

December 9th, 2016 - Segment 4 - It's time to start our Countdown to the Annapolis Summit. In this segment we will be focusing on Bail Reform which will be a major issue in the 2017 Maryland General Assembly. We begin the discussion with my interview with Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh.
December 9, 2016

OSI-Baltimore: Bringing Elected Officials and Residents Together

December 9, 2016 - Segment 2 - We have a preview for you of an important event happening this Saturday, December 10th, the OSI (Open Society Institute-Baltimore) Solutions Summit. With: Tara Huffman, and Diana Morris. The OSI Solutions Summit is a free (registration required), full-day event, open to the community, which will bring together community leaders, elected officials, issue-area experts, on-the-ground activists, and concerned residents in order to come up with practical solutions to some of Baltimore's most intractable issues.
December 8, 2016

Interview With Krista Tippett: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living

December 8, 2016 - Segment 1 - We host a conversation that I had with Peabody Award-winning journalist, author and entrepreneur Krista Tippett a couple weeks ago at the Aspen Institute in Easton, Maryland. Tippett created and hosts the highly acclaimed public radio show and podcast On Being. She was awarded the 2013 National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama. I spoke with her about her new book Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living.
December 8, 2016

City Paper This Week

December 7, 2016 - Segment 4 - Our regular feature City Paper This Week. Brandon Soderberg is joined by Reginald Thomas as they talk about Poly High School basketball.
December 8, 2016

Trump Syllabus 2.0

December 7, 2016 - Segment 3 - Our guests discuss The Trump Syllabus: Teaching Children about Trump in preparation for the teach-in taking place at Red Emma's.
November 21, 2016

Baltimore American Indian Center: “Kill The Indian, Save the Man” Exhibit

November 21, 2016 - Segment 1 - We play a segment from my visit to the Baltimore American Indian Center to see their exhibit “Kill the Indian, Save the Man: The Indian Industrial School Movement,” which is on display until next year. I walked through the exhibit with Dr. Dennis Seymour and Ashley Minner.
November 15, 2016

Local Roundtable

November 14, 2016 - Segment 2 - We bring it closer to home with a Local Roundtable talking about the new elected officials around the city.
November 10, 2016

Election Analysis

November 8, 2016 - Segment 1 - We dedicate the entire show to the results of the Presidential Election. We hear our callers concerns and listen to our guests' insights.
November 8, 2016

Children and Youth Investment Act

November 7, 2016 - Segment 3 - We close out the show with The Children and Youth Investment Act, an initiative up for vote on the Baltimore City ballot.
November 4, 2016

Baltimore Mayoral Candidate Joshua Harris

November 4, 2016 - Segment 4 - With the Baltimore City mayoral election just days away, we sit down and talk to Green Party candidate Joshua Harris.
November 2, 2016

Progressive Education Summit

November 2, 2016 - Segment 2 - We bring you a special preview of an important upcoming event, the 6th Annual Progressive Education Summit
October 28, 2016

Jonathan Thunder and Gyasi Ross

October 26, 2016 - Segment 5 - Jonathan Thunder and Gyasi Ross who talk about a video they made called "What It's Like To Be A Native American Student On Columbus Day."
October 28, 2016

OSI Baltimore Solutions Summit: Jobs Forum

October 26, 2016 - Segment 3 - In this part of the show we have a preview of Open Society Institute-Baltimore's Solutions Summit: Jobs Forum.
October 25, 2016

The Obama Effect

October 25, 2016 - Segment 2 Our panel of guests discusses The Obama Effect 2.0, a conference taking place October 27-29 at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Commons.
October 25, 2016

Baltimore CEO of Schools: Sonja Santelises

October 25, 2016 - Segment 1 - Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Sonja Santelises joins us in-studio to talk about her vision for our schools.
October 25, 2016

Remembering Tom Hayden

October 24, 2016 - Segment 3 - Tom Hayden, anti-war and civil rights activist passed away in Santa Monica on October 23. He was 76 years old.
October 21, 2016

Changa Onyango

October 21, 2016 - Segment 4 We bring you a preview of a special event, when Changa Onyango, community activist and Executive Director of Community Meditation in Baltimore, joins us.
October 21, 2016

Green Party Discussion

October 21, 2016 - Segment 2 - We love to bring interesting conversations to the show so we have a Green Party Candidate Roundtable.
October 14, 2016

Town Hall Panel: Racial Justice in Urban Education

October 12, 2016 - Segment 4 - Listen in to an important and compelling panel discussion I moderated last week called "Racial Justice in Urban Education: Celebrating 5 Years of Transformational Practice in Urban Schools."The panel featured: Karen Webber, Taylor Branch; and Dr. Edward Fergus.
October 12, 2016

USS Zumwalt

October 12, 2016 - Segment 2 - We bring you a preview of a Baltimore Fleet Week event: the commissioning of the Guided Missile Destroyer DDG 1000, on Saturday, October 15.
October 11, 2016

Lom Nava Love: Documentary

October 10, 2016 - Segment 2 Lom Nava Love. Lom Nava Love is the story of Black families in inner city Baltimore harnessing their strengths to challenge the systems and institutions that threaten to dictate their realities.
October 3, 2016

Intersectionality in America

October 3, 2016 - Segment 2 - We have a discussion on Intersectionality - discrimination experienced by people belonging to more than one minority group - jumping off from the Baltimore Sun article featuring Dr. Kaye, "Intersectionality concerns transcend straight, white feminism."
September 28, 2016

One Maryland One Book: All American Boys

September 28, 2016 - Segment 1 - We begin the show with the authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely who wrote this year's One Maryland One Book: All American Boys.
September 27, 2016

Mindfulness and Education

September 27, 2016 - Our panel looks at Robert W. Coleman Elementary School, a Baltimore school that has replaced detention with meditation, and reflects upon the larger issue of mindfulness and education.
September 20, 2016

Ending Violence in Baltimore

September 20, 2016 - Segment 2 - We turn closer to home as our panel discusses violence in Baltimore and grapples with how to put an end to it.
August 25, 2016

All American Boys: Author Talk

August 25, 2016 - Segment 1 - We begin the hour with a focus on this year's One Maryland One Book, All American Boys!
August 25, 2016

Neoliberalism and School Reform

August 24, 2016 - Segment 2 - We have a discussion on how neoliberalism has affected school reforms in terms of high stakes testing, teacher accountability, school closings and more.
August 10, 2016

Lead Paint Poisoning in Light of Freddie Gray and Korryn Gaines

August 10, 2016 - Segment 2 - We have a discussion on lead poisoning, in light of the fact that both Freddie Gray and Korryn Gaines suffered from this tragic and all-too-preventable disease
July 25, 2016

Power Where It Belongs: The Children & Youth Reinvestment Act

July 25, 2016 - Segment 4 - We close the show with a preview of an important event happening Monday night: "Power Where It Belongs," an event to create awareness and support for the Children and Youth Investment Act.
July 14, 2016

How to Talk About #BlackLivesMatter with Kids

July 14, 2016 - Segment 1 - Dr. Kaye Whitehead guest hosts to discuss how to talk to young people about #BlackLivesMatter. She also discusses the #TrumpSyllabus from The Chronicle of Higher Education.
June 14, 2016

Bill Ayers: Teaching With Conscience in an Imperfect World

June 13, 2016 - Segment 2 - Marc has a conversation with author, academic, and political activist Bill Ayers about his new book Teaching With Conscience in an Imperfect World.