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The SnideShow is a left-leaning, interview-driven podcast covering a wide variety of topics--including politics, social issues and current events. Hosted by John C. Snider. 

Notice re Body Found at Cicero's - Part 2

Jun 23, 2017

Body Found's reunion show is now scheduled for 9:30pm, Friday, June 30th, at The Haus, 14815 Clayton Road, Chesterfield, MO.

Notice re Body Found at Cicero's

Jun 21, 2017

I just found out that Cicero's, the venue that was to host a reunion gig by the band Body Found, has closed unexpectedly.

The band is working on an...

Jun 11, 2017

There are fewer democracies in the world today than there were at the turn of the century, and in several Western countries--including the United States--the embrace of liberal ideals has been steadily eroding. To discuss why this is happening, and what might be done to reverse the trend, I talk with Edward Luce, author...

May 28, 2017

Islamic terrorism is undoubtedly a problem, but if you look at the numbers, it kills far fewer Americans than almost anything you can name: cancer, heart disease--even falling out of bed. So why are Americans so obsessed with being killed by Muslims? 

In his new book Islamophobia and Racism in America, sociologist Erik...

May 14, 2017

America is unique among Western nations in its preoccupation with religion in general, and the Ten Commandments in particular. Numerous federal court cases have been heard in recent years over the display of the Decalogue on government property. To make sense of this phenomenon, I talk with historian Jenna Weissman...