Full episode 623: We Are in the Future Act One Metropolis Now Share a clip ByNeil Drumming Producer Neil Drumming spends a couple days exploring Detroit, first with a quirky mayoral candidate running an Afrofuturist campaign, and then with a couple of locals. (12 minutes) Song:“Right In” by Bryce Detroit (feat. Coco Butterfli) More in PoliticsView all 665: Before Things Went to Hell Jan. 11, 2019 Act One: Where Have You Gone, Barbara Jordan? Our Nation Turns Its Lonely Eyes to You Back in the 1990s, a bipartisan team led by the charismatic Barbara Jordan came up with a solution to the immigration debate that would have fixed a lot the things we’re arguing about today. 663: How I Read It Dec. 7, 2018 Act Two: Know That You Are Unprecedentedly Negative When health care premiums went up in New York State, a bunch of people got mad and wrote letters to the state. 663: How I Read It Dec. 7, 2018 Act Three: Bladen Runner What one professor saw in voter registrations that others didn’t. More by Neil DrummingView all 655: The Not-So-Great Unknown Aug. 24, 2018 Act Three: A Fly On the Call A man tries something he’s never done before and discovers a new passion. 651: If You Build It, Will They Come? July 13, 2018 Act Two: Hole in the Wall Producer Neil Drumming has steadfastly avoided one bar in his neighborhood because of the controversy that surrounds it—until recently, when he noticed that lots of people he didn’t expect to go there were becoming regulars. 627: Suitable for Children Oct. 6, 2017 Act One: Stars & Bars & Bars Producer Neil Drumming talks with the rapper Breeze Brewin about a toy car they both loved playing with as kids: The General Lee from the hit TV show The Dukes of Hazzard.