Americans Deserve Better

The Nightcap


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“The most important thing about Spaceship Earth – an instruction book didn’t come with it.” – R. Buckminster Fuller



Say No To Face Surveillance

Face tracking technology is all the rage in places like China. In fact, governments across the world are increasingly adopting this powerful, often flawed technology – which enables police to track you by your face. Kade Crockford, Director of the Technology for Liberty Program at the ACLU, explains that we can’t let that happen if we want to protect our free and open society.

Kade has made it her life’s work to write, researche, organize, lobby, and advocate to ensure privacy and civil liberties law keeps pace with new technologies. She focuses on how systems of surveillance and control impact, not just society in general, but also their primary targets: people of color, Muslims, immigrants, and dissidents.

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A Dirty Job

Start a conversation about public schools and you’ll quickly realize most Americans have strong opinions one way or another.

Why are America’s schools so controversial? And what can we do about it? Its clear teachers in America have a uniquely tough job. Yet, it doesn’t have to be that way according to Vox. Watch their video here and tell us what you think about the solutions they present.


Adorable 2-Year-Old Genius Shows Off His Knowledge

Ellen welcomed 2-year-old Harry and his parents, Shellie and Steve, to the show. Ellen quizzed Harry on countries and company logos – which led to him and his family getting a trip to Disneyland!

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