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Infinite Lunchbox

26 EpisodesProduced by Stephanie LeppWebsite

When I was in second grade, I had a lunchbox with Bert and Ernie on it. On the lunchbox, Bert was carrying a lunchbox, with Bert and Ernie on it. On that lunchbox, Bert was carrying a lunchbox...and I wondered: how far do the lunchboxes go? Am I in a lunchbox too??You're opening the Infinite Lunchbo… read more


10 Sources of Political Hope

At the Infinite Lunchbox, we don't just make sense of this moment. We also make *lemonade*. And in that spirit, let's savor 10 political-yet-hopeful things that can give us faith in our capacity to navigate the pandemic.

NOTE: Infinite Lunchbox is better viewed than heard — consider watching on YouTube.

Show Notes: • The Redemption ProjectNanette • The Leadership LAB & Los Angeles LGBT Center's Leadership Treatment (scroll to 7:30)  • This American Life's reconsideration of the LGBT Center’s story  • Israeli social science experimentThe Against Violent Extremism NetworkFootsteps • Reckonings episode #17 featuring Jerry Taylor • Japan's rent-a-family industry • Antanas MockusContraPointsMistress Velvet • #solidarityat8 in Chicago

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