The November 18th show of the Rebbe, the Radical and the Rev was a dialogue between host Jim Vrettos and Professor Rashid Khalidi ---the Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University. The discussion centered on Professor Khalidi's latest book ---Brokers of Deceit --How the US Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East.
The Nov. 4th show for The Rebbe, the Radical and the Rev was a dialogue between host Jim Vrettos and Columbia University sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh ---author of the award winning Gang Leader for a
Day and his most recent book -- Floating City -- a recount of New York's underground economy.
The show concluded with a dialogue between host Jim Vrettos and prisoner rights activist Larry White.
A dialogue between host Jim Vrettos and Glen Ford -- Executive Editor of The Black Agenda Report--the nation's most influential and respected source for news, commentary and analysis from the black left.
The September 30th show of the rebbe, the radical and the rev show was a dialogue between host Jim Vrettos and the brother/sister rabbinical team of Rabbi Perry Berkowitz and Rabbi Leah Berkowitz of the East Side Synagogue in Manhattan. They discussed the intellectual, philosophical, familial and Jewish spiritual traditions that have informed their work and activism --- including the influence of their father (Rabbi William Berkowitz) and his Dialogue Series show on television and innovations he initiated as senior rabbi of B'nai Jeshurun in Manhattan.