The Body Politic

The Body Politic

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Suzanne Marcus-Fletcher is an internationally acclaimed print and broadcast journalist, creator and host of the popular iTunes podcast: "The Body Politic" [www.blogtalkradio.com/thebodypolitic, www.itunes.apple/thebodypolitic]. The Body Politic is a sponsored show by U.S. corporations. The provocative, global, call-in show, features the world’s foremost leaders and pioneers in the exploration of social issues and gender politics, specifically, how the masculine/feminine power dynamic plays out in our every day lives. Fletcher covers a vast array of social issues that continues to dominate world news, politics, and has covered controversial issues facing disenfranchised women and children since 2001. While environmental and animal-welfare legislation is critical to Fletcher, she is best known for her award-winning work on "children and women at risk." Fletcher's print series on L.A. gang members undergoing correctional intervention in conjunction with the L.A. Sheriff's Dept. titled: "Vida: Scared Straight In The Streets of L.A." launched a television series coined "Scared Straight" in 2011. A Vanderbilt Media Fellow in Domestic Violence, Fletcher micro-blogs daily to a growing Twitter following of more than 200,000 people of highly diverse ages and cultural backgrounds. In the interest of exploring the issues of the 99 percent, Fletcher has thrice interviewed founding architects and media liaisons from the General Assembly of Occupy Wall Street, NYC. At 54 Fletcher models for high-end Glamour orgs (clothed) to participate in the coalition of international women fighting ageism and beauty bias. The Body Politic can be heard daily on Itunes. For breaking news and global social issue advocacy, Fletcher can be found on Twitter @politicbody and numerous news/politics RSS feeds. Fletcher is a rising non-fiction author, and public speaker.

On-Demand Episodes

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Suzanne Marcus Fletcher interviews internationally acclaimed artist, Cameron Hampton, on how women contend with each other at a professional and societal level in the highly competitive world of art, where rules and results... more
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According to Children International, "Poverty is reality for nearly half the world's population. Almost 3 billion people. And of those, more than 1 billion subsist on less than $1 a day. For them, basic necessities seem impossible - every step is... more
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Investigative reporter Suzanne Marcus Fletcher begins a series for Itunes on Haiti's legacy of condoning child enslavement, a juvenile status the Haitian government refers to as "Resteveks." Fletcher addresses the chronic epidemic... more
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america’s equines in periL: ECONOMY LEAVES MORE EQUINES Vulnerable To Crimes of Slaughter --The Body Politic Radio Show Gets Inside Grisly Door of Equine Slaughter Transport
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Discussion of Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar's proposal to the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Senate regarding the future and sustenance of America's wild horses and burros which have flourished in the West–––and... more
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Investigative journalist, Suzanne Marcus-Fletcher continues her Itunes series on the state of horse welfare in America in a 60 minute interview with nationally recognized equine advocate, Shelley Sawhook, President of the American... more
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On Monday, December 7, at 1:00 PM, Radio Host and Investigative Journalist, Suzanne Marcus-Fletcher will continue her Itunes series on the state of horse welfare in America in a 60 minute interview with nationally recognized equine... more
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Exceller (1973 - 1997) is widely considered one of the best horses to race in the United States to not win a year-end championship. Despite his exemplary achievements as a racehorse, and his unique accomplishment in being the only... more
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A Thoroughbred known as EXCELLER was Born May 12, 1973, Kentucky. Total Earnings: $1,654,003. He is the only horse to beat two Triple Crown winners in 1978 JOCKEY GOLD CUP (Seattle Slew and Affirmed). Winner of 11 Grade or... more
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A Thoroughbred known as EXCELLER was Born May 12, 1973, Kentucky. Total Earnings: $1,654,003. He is the only horse to beat two Triple Crown winners in 1978 JOCKEY GOLD CUP (Seattle Slew and Affirmed). Winner of 11 Grade or... more

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