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The Root Podcasts

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Weekly conversations with writers and editors of TheRoot.com, an online magazine from the Slate Group.

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    The Confab -- Sept. 18, 2013

    Akoto Ofori-Atta and Jenee Desmond-Harris chat with Root 100 honoreeDr. Kortney Ryan Ziegler about his work as a scholar, blogger,filmmaker, and social activist. Plus: Exploitation, and the biggestmisunderstandings about transgender issues.

  • Posted on 18 Oct 2013

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    The Confab -- Aug. 30, 2013

    Join Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris, Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta, and guests Jelani Cobb and Imani Perry as they unpack the most controversial and confusing parts of the president's speech at the March on Washington commemoration.

  • Posted on 30 Aug 2013

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    The Confab -- Aug. 15, 2013

    Join Akoto Ofori-Atta as she chats with Jenée Desmond-Harris and Jozen Cummings about the Kendrick Lamar verse heard all over the internet, the New York mayoral race and how intelligence relates to racism.

  • Posted on 15 Aug 2013

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    The Confab -- Aug. 1, 2013

    Join Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris and Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta as they chat with NPR 's Gene Demby and the Daily Beast's Jamelle Bouie about Don Lemon's respectability politics-inspired 5-point plan.

  • Posted on 01 Aug 2013

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    The Confab -- July 25, 2013

    Join Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta as she chats with Staff Writer Jenee Desmond-Harris about how to make sure the "conversation on race" that everyone's calling for doesn't get too far off-track.

  • Posted on 25 Jul 2013

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