About This Show
Thinking CAP is a weekly podcast featuring the nation’s top progressive leaders and influencers. The show covers the major issues at the intersection of activism, race, policy, and politics. Hosted by Daniella Gibbs Léger and Ed Chung. Produced by Sally Tucker. Returning September 2018.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Ending the War on Marijuana with Sen. Cory Booker and Weldon Angelos (LIVE from Washington D.C.)
Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Weldon Angelos join Michele and Igor LIVE from Washington D.C. to discuss decriminalizing marijuana. Booker discusses his efforts in Congress to reform outdated federal marijuana policies that predominantly affect people of color, the drastic need for real sentencing reform, and the role activists must play to get this work done. Angelos shares his own experience with harsh marijuana laws—sentenced to 55 years for a first time offense. Booker also shares his initial thoughts on Justice Kennedy’s retirement from the Supreme Court.
For more like this, check out Senator Cory Booker’s podcast “Lift Every Voice”: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/lift-every-voice/id1334991206?mt=2
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