First broadcast in May, 1956 and now hosted by Alexander Heffner, The Open Mind is a thoughtful excursion into the world of ideas. Designed to elicit insights into contemporary areas of national concern, Open Mind explores challenges of the digital age, American politics and other emerging issues. These conversations are a primary resource available to students, teachers, researchers, archivists, librarians, historians, journalists and all who are interested in history, biography, media, communications, news, and public affairs.Visit The Open Mind Website
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Maria Freire discusses revolutionary frontiers in medical research.
Renowned author Salman Rushdie talks about his latest work.
Szelena Gray explains how Millennials are reforming politics.
Jeremy Ben-Ami gives perspective on the Iran deal.
Mitch Daniels explains the link between college affordability and economic growth.
Maya Soetoro-Ng considers how to build a more peaceful society.
Alberto Ibarguen discusses disruption and innovation in the contemporary media landscape.
James Patterson talks about the importance of reading.