Listen to Episode 7 of Slate’s The Gist:
On today’s episode, Mike Pesca talks with Cathy O’Neil about the protest at Smith College that resulted in the withdrawal of IMF head Christine Lagarde as graduation speaker. Then, a wide-ranging conversation between Ed Dunn, the coach featured in the new documentary We Could Be King, and Bill Courtney, the coach from the Academy Award–winning doc Undefeated.
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