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The SnideShow is a left-leaning, interview-driven podcast covering a wide variety of topics--including politics, social issues and current events. Hosted by John C. Snider. 

May 28, 2017

Islamic terrorism is undoubtedly a problem, but if you look at the numbers, it kills far fewer Americans than almost anything you can name: cancer, heart disease--even falling out of bed. So why are Americans so obsessed with being killed by Muslims? 

In his new book Islamophobia and Racism in America, sociologist Erik...


May 14, 2017

America is unique among Western nations in its preoccupation with religion in general, and the Ten Commandments in particular. Numerous federal court cases have been heard in recent years over the display of the Decalogue on government property. To make sense of this phenomenon, I talk with historian Jenna Weissman...