Overcoming Extremism

di Communities Overcoming Extremism: The After Charlottesville Project

Leaders in the fight against extremism sit down with former Mayor of Charlottesville, Mike Signer, to discuss ways to combat the threat posed by white supremacy and other forms of hatred. 

Episodi del podcast

  • Overcoming Extremism: Episode 4 -- Amy Spitalnick

    Overcoming Extremism: Episode 4 -- Amy Spitalnick

    Amy Spitalnick is the Executive Director of Integrity First for America. Along with her colleagues, the noted lawyers Roberta Kaplan and Karen Dunn, she has been spearheading another lawsuit against some of the same militia groups...

    30:21
  • Overcoming Extremism: Episode 11 -- Ifeoma Ozoma

    Overcoming Extremism: Episode 11 -- Ifeoma Ozoma

    Overcoming extremism is going to require leadership from not only the public sector but from the private sector as well, and especially from tech companies. Ifeoma Ozoma is the public policy and social impact manager at Pinterest,...

    26:48
  • Overcoming Extremism: Episode 10 -- Alvin Edwards and Sarah Ruger

    Overcoming Extremism: Episode 10 -- Alvin Edwards and Sarah Ruger

    In this episode, we turn to another set of democratic institutions: faith-based organizations and alliances. Alvin Edwards is not only a former mayor of Charlottesville; he is the pastor of Charlottesville’s largest African Americ...

    30:48
  • Overcoming Extremism: Episode 9 -- Samar Ali

    Overcoming Extremism: Episode 9 -- Samar Ali

    Samar Ali is a Muslim-American attorney who grew up in Tennessee. She worked as a White House Fellow, where she designed counter-terrorist protocols focused on radicalization. But after she moved back to Tennessee to work for the ...

    26:12
  • Overcoming Extremism: Episode 8 -- Andy Berke

    Overcoming Extremism: Episode 8 -- Andy Berke

    In 2015, a native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, attacked two military recruiting centers in the city, killing five people. The terrorist attack shocked the nation. In 2019, the city’s mayor, Andy Berke, announced a new “Mayor’s Counc...

    21:15