Dissing Jamie Foxx: Jamie Foxx has been receiving some racially charged comments regarding a shirt he wore with Trayvon Martin and the children of the Newtown Connecticut massacre on it. We discuss the backlash about his choice of dress.
Freedom Through Shakespeare: Chicago native Laura Bates taught Shakespeare to college freshmen for years, when she decided she wanted to make a bigger difference. That’s when she brought Shakespeare to prisoners in solitary confinement. Bates joins us live to talk about her program and book "Shakespeare Saved My Life."
Mexican Barbie: Mattel has released a Mexican Barbie as part of its “dolls of the world collection.” We have a conversation about whether or not the doll influences cultural stereotypes.