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Host Joseph Pace speaks with long-time Silicon Valley investor and author Roger McNamee about his book Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe.

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On this edition of Your Call, we discuss Amazon's labor practices. Amazon workers are planning to strike in a Minnesota fulfillment center next Monday, the first day of Prime Day, and one of Amazon’s busiest shopping days. 

One Planet: The fight to save the Brazilian Amazon

Sep 3, 2018

  On this edition of Your Call’s One Planet Series, we’ll rebroadcast our conversation with Chris Feliciano Arnold, author of The Third Bank of the River: Power and Survival in the Twenty-First Century Amazon

Is Amazon too big for the common good?

Aug 28, 2018
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On this edition of Your Call: What should be done about Amazon’s growing market control and political clout?

One Planet: The fight to save the Brazilian Amazon

Jun 17, 2018

  

On this edition of Your Call’s One Planet Series, we’ll have a conversation with Chris Feliciano Arnold about his new book, The Third Bank of the River: Power and Survival in the Twenty-First Century Amazon.

  

In The Know-It-Alls, former New York Times technology columnist Noam Cohen chronicles the political rise of Silicon Valley.

 

Why is it more important than ever to support local businesses? Amazon’s growing market power is threatening small businesses and “weakening communities,” according to a new study from the Institute for Local Self-Reliance.

Your Call: Midnight mail — keeping the postal service running

Nov 15, 2016
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On the November 15th edition of Your Call, we look at the struggle to keep the U.S. Postal Service healthy.

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 Have longer hours and more responsibilities become the new norm in the American workplace? 

Today on Your Call: What is Amazon’s agenda?

Jun 25, 2012

On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about how the largest internet retailer is transforming business. Amazon’s model of deep discounts has allowed it to become the dominant book retailer. What allows the company to offer so many discounts? Are you an Amazon shopper? Join us at 10am PST or post a comment here. We’ll also talk about how Amazon has used its political power to avoid sales taxes and other regulations. Where is Amazon headed next?  It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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