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Apr 17, 2021

On this episode, Lee Eric Smith is joined by New York-based entertainment journalist Gia Peppers, host of "More Than That with Gia Peppers." The two talk about keeping millennial voters engaged in 2022 and other hot topics. They also dig into the creation and development of "More Than That," a podcast series that takes...


Apr 17, 2021

On this episode of Funky Politics, host Lee Eric Smith talks economic and social equality with Komichael Johnson, prominent real estate investor, urban planner and residential community builder in Atlanta and Ernest Strickland, Senior Vice President of Workforce Development for the Greater Memphis Chamber. We also hear...


Apr 11, 2021

On this episode of Funky Politics, host Lee Eric Smith dives into the trial of Derek Chauvin with Rhyane Wagner of Black Voters Matter and Lisa Moore of Girls Inc. Memphis. Also, the panel weighs in on election law changes in Georgia and elsewhere, VP Kamala Harris as "immigration czar," and President Joe Biden's...


Apr 11, 2021

Recent mass shootings in Atlanta and Boulder, Colorado kick off a funky conversation about gun control as Lee Eric Smith talks with Lisa Moore of Girls Inc. Memphis and Terrence Patterson of the Memphis Education Fund. Will former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin be convicted for killing George Floyd? And there...


Mar 20, 2021

On this episode of the Funky Politics, Lee Eric Smith is joined by Terence Patterson, CEO of The Memphis Education Fund. They indulge in a spirited conversation on the ways in which public education in America can be improved and reimagined. Make sure to catch the latest episodes of the Funky Politics by downloading...