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Episode 2.7: Health Care

Building on episode 2.6, this unscripted and unedited conversation once again will cover health care, and features Duke juniors Paul Forrester and David Wohlever Sánchez. You’ll hear these two Duke students with differing views do what many politicians won’t do. Through tough, honest, and respectful exchanges, they’re proving that constructive dialogue is a vital first step toward jump starting meaningful collaboration and sound policy making.

Episode 2.6: Health Care

This week's discussion is on whether health care is a right or a privilege, and features those students who were affiliated last year with the Listen First Project.  LFP is a Raleigh, NC based nonprofit organization that facilitates greater respect, understanding, and cooperation through the timeless art of listening.

Episode 2.5: Illegal Immigration

This unscripted and unedited dialogue on illegal immigration features Duke senior Tierney Pretzer and Duke sophomore Mitchell Siegel. Their views are entirely their own. In this episode, you'll hear two Duke students with different views do what many politicians won't do. 

Episode 2.4: Race in America

This week’s discussion is on race in America, and features those students who were affiliated last year with the Listen First Project. LFP is a Raleigh, NC based nonprofit organization that facilitates greater respect, understanding, and cooperation through the timeless art of listening.

Episode 2.3: Climate Change

This unscripted and unedited conversation on climate change features Duke sophomores Nikhil Sridhar and Michael Tan. In this podcast, you'll hear students with different views do what many politicians won't do: through tough, honest, and respectful exchanges, they're proving that constructive dialogue is a vital first step toward jumpstarting meaningful collaboration and sound policy making.

Episode 2.2: The Constitution

September 17 is Constitution Day, so this episode highlights varying interpretation of the US Constitution. This unscripted and unedited conversation features Duke juniors David Wohlever Sanchez and Paul Forrester. Their views are entirely their own. 

Episode 2.1: Immigration

Our first podcast of season two concerns immigration, and features four Duke students affiliated with the Listen First Project. LFP is a Raleigh, NC based nonprofit organization that facilitates greater respect, understanding, and cooperation through the timeless art of listening. The participating students are Sophia Mamilli, Rachel Stand, Victor Oluwagbemiga, and Ryan Kashtan. Listen First founder Pearce Godwin is a 2008 Duke public policy alum.

Episode 1.8: The Filibuster [Season Finale]

Our final podcast of the season concerns the merits of the Senate filibuster, and features all four Duke students affiliated with the Listen First Project, a Raleigh, NC based nonprofit organization that facilitates greater respect, understanding, and cooperation through the timeless art of listening.

Episode 1.7: Taxes

Duke students Paul Forrester and David Wohlever Sanchez engage in a civil discussion on the justification and appropriate application of taxes. Sponsored by Duke's Center for Political Leadership, Innovation, and Service, or POLIS.

Episode 1.6: Greek Life

Two Duke women, sophomores Adaiya Granberry and Madison Laton, engage in a civil conversation about the potential benefits and pitfalls of Greek life on campus. Sponsored by Duke's Center for Political Leadership, Innovation, and Service, or POLIS