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Michael Fauntroy

The Forum with Michael Fauntroy


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This show is for anyone interested in the "3 p's" -- how politics results in policies that impact people. Here we deal with this continuous movement with a fact-filled journey through the issues of the day. MichaelFauntroy.com @MKFauntroy #TavisSmileyNetwork #BlogTalkRadio

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Yvette Carnell is my guest today to talk about congressional politics, President Obama, and Black leadership. She is a former aide to Senator Barbara Boxer and former Representative Marion Bery. She previously served as a field organizer... more

The politics of ethnic avoidance -- how elected officials of one ethnic group limit their policy activity that is acutely useful to that same one -- is today's topic. Much has been made of Barack Obama's ascension to the presidency as a marker in... more

I discuss recent budget negotiations and a conference celebrating the scholarship and legacy of Professor Ronald Walters, whose courage and intellect are sorely missed.

The politics of punishment is today's topic. A ?tough on crime? ethos that entered American public policy during the Reagan years still reverberates through certain American communities.Billions of dollars more have been spent since to support... more

I'm pleased to welcome my friend and former colleague Jerry Mayer to The Forum with Michael Fauntroy. He is associate professor of public policy at George Mason University the author of numerous books on various aspects of American... more

I introduce myself to the listeners on this maiden voyage of The Forum with Michael Fauntroy. What is "the forum"? Who is Michael Fauntroy? What does he want to accomplish with the show? Why is he asking us for help? You'll have to... more