KGOU Sunday Radio Matinee
Sundays 12 - 1 p.m.
Public radio has many excellent limited-run programs that are regularly featured in this 'variety' hour: Intelligence Squared U.S., America Abroad, Invisibilia, etc. The Sunday Radio Matinee also plays host to KGOU's own documentary productions and various other special content offerings.
This week's Sunday Radio Matinee feature:
Sunday, October 25, 2020 @ noon
One Small Step (from NPR & StoryCorps)
With the election fast approaching, the country is at an inflection point.
"And the question is where do we turn," says civil rights attorney and professor John A. Powell. "Do we turn on each other or do we turn towards each other?"
Bitter political divisions were already plainly on display even before the added stresses of 2020 – the pandemic, nationwide protests against racial injustice, the contentious election campaign and rising threats of political violence.
Could it help if more people took the time to talk with someone on the other side?
One Small Step: Courageous Conversations Across A Growing Divide, explores the idea that intentional conversations between partisans could be a catalyst for national healing.
Past Sunday Radio Matinee Features: