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Ellie 2.0 Radio – November 5, 2018

The theme is about idealists who pay a price. Our idealist highlight is about Tommie Smith and John Carlos, who at the 1968 Olympics raised their gloved fists in protest of oppression of black people in the U.S.—both men were banned from further Olympic competitions. The Big Interview is with Fr. Harry Bury, an outspoken opponent of the Vietnam War who found himself shunned by some in the Catholic hierarchy. In Block C, I remind about the importance of voting in the midterm elections.