A Different Lens

A bimonthly podcast produced by the Hampton Institute. Copyright 2013 the Hampton Institute. All rights reserved

2016 Elections and Hillary Clinton with Mark Provost

Today we interview online journalist and activist Mark Provost regarding the 2016 elections, now that its come down to Trump versus Clinton, with a particular emphasis on Clinton.

The show can be downloaded here.

Trump and Foreign Policy with John Walsh

Today we interview writer John Walsh about his most recent article entitled “Leading Antiwar Progressives Speak Favorably of Aspects of Trump’s Foreign Policy,” in where we discuss Trump’s foreign policy, how it compares to how US foreign policy has been conducted, and if there could possibly be a splitting of either the Republican or Democratic parties.

The show can be downloaded here.

False Feminists and Hillary Clinton with Cherise Charleswell

Today we interview our Women’s Issues Chair, Cherise Charleswell, about her latest article entitled “Bamboozled: On African Americans and Feminists Casting Their Votes for Hillary Clinton,” in which we discuss why people are voting for Clinton, despite her detrimental policies, some of the good and bad sides of Sanders, and what will happen next.

The show can be downloaded here.


Related Interviews

2016 Elections Mimi Soltysik

#AleppoIsBurning with Vanessa Beeley

Today we sit down with independent journalist Vanessa Beeley to discuss the current situation going on in Aleppo, Syria, discussing everything from Aleppo within the context of the larger conflict to the White Helmets organization.

The show can be downloaded here.

Some of the sites mentioned in the interview are In Gaza, 21st Century Wire, Shabeek, and the Syrian Solidarity Movement. Ms. Beeley’s own website is The Wall Will Fall.

Resistance Arts with Nicole Rodrigues

Today we interview Resistance Arts Chair Nicole Rodrigues about art and how it can be used in the political realm.

The Resistance Arts Department can be viewed here.

The show can be downloaded here.

Talking Education with Derek Ford

Today we sit down to chat with Education Department Co-Chair Derek Ford to discuss some of the topics bought up in an introduction he wrote for the book “Marx, Capital, and Education.”

The intro can be downloaded here.

The show can be downloaded here.

Youth Organizing and The Fight Against Fascism

Today we interview Andres of the Progressive Youth Organization located in Kansas City, MI to discuss the history of the organization and its recent involvement in the widely discussed anti-Trump protests in Kansas City.

The show can be downloaded here.




2016 Elections Mimi Soltysik

Today we interview Socialist Party USA Presidential candidate Mimi Soltysik on the Socialist Party, his politics, and the general political atmosphere.


The episode can be downloaded here.

Anarchy In Korea!


Today we interview South Korean anarchist ‘Tom,’ to discuss the history of anarchism in South Korea and the current political situation in Korea generally and as it relates to anarchists.

The episode can be downloaded here.

Syria, Saudi Arabia, and Iran with Philip Giraldi

Today we sit down with writer and former CIA analyst Philip Giraldi to discuss the regional politics regarding the Syria situation, as well as the recent Saudi Arabia-Iran diplomatic spat.

The show  can be downloaded here.