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D.G.Martin is smart. He is a retired lawyer, Green Beret, athlete,and democratic politician. He can talk about anything and everything, and does he ever. Above all, D.G. is curious. Curious about his guest and curious to learn from them.

Latest Episodes

December 10, 2017

John T. Edge, director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, contributing editor at Garden & Gun and a columnist for the Oxford American, author or editor of 12 earlier books, about his latest book “THE POTLIKKER PAPERS: A Food History of the Modern South,” which begins with the black cooks and maids who fed and supported the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955, and tracks the South’s fitful journey from a hive of racism to a newer South.

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November 25, 2017

Guest: Art Chansky

Dean Smith, the legendary basketball coach at UNC-Chapel Hill who pushed hard for social change in our state and Charlie Scott, his first African American scholarship player made history together on the basketball court, and they made waves in North Carolina history and we will learn more about their achievements and sacrifices when we talk to Art Chansky about his new book, “Game Changers: Dean Smith, Charlie Scott, and the Era That Transformed a Southern College Town

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November 11, 2017

Guest: Leonard Rogoff

Leonard Rogoff’s new book “Gertrude Weil: Jewish Progressive in the New South” feature a North Carolina woman, American Jewish activist involved in a wide range of progressive/leftist and often controversial causes, including women’s suffrage, labor reform and civil rights.

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November 11, 2017

Guest: Margaret Dardess

Margaret Dardess, formerly an international trade lawyer, a corporate executive and a university administrator and now a published author and expert on the brutal realities of human trafficking is the author of “Brutal Silence”, about the new book and the brutal realities of human trafficking.

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