KGOU Sunday Radio Matinee
Sundays 12 - 1 p.m.
Public radio has many excellent limited-run programs that are regularly featured in this 'variety' hour: Intelligence Squared U.S., America Abroad, Invisibilia, etc. The Sunday Radio Matinee also plays host to KGOU's own documentary productions and various other special content offerings.
Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ noon
Do the populist and nationalist uprisings that led to Donald Trump and Brexit signal Western democracy’s certain decline? Or can recent events be seen as part of a healthy and regenerative antidote to policies that have challenged liberal institutions and marginalized the middle class? Some predict that a resilient liberal world order will rally to triumph over fear, xenophobia and fractured political parties – others say that support for autocratic alternatives is on the rise. For this IQ2 debate, host John Donvan asks his guests if "Western Democracy Is Threatening Suicide." It's IQ2 this Sunday, November 19th at noon.
Past Sunday Radio Matinee Features: