Just who is Bertis Downs? In this episode Jed and Tim talk to the man, the myth, the legend. OK maybe that’s too much hype but check it out as Bertis Downs talks to Jed and Tim about his 30 years as manager of the mega rock band REM and how he came to be a member of the Board of Directors for the Network for Public Education (NPE). Hint-Bertis is also a father and was recently published in the Washington Post.
Also make sure to check out our “Activist of the Week” Bammy Award winning, Bad Ass Teacher and friend of Matt Damon’s Mom.
And as always Trending News to start the show and in this week’s Moment of Zinn we hear from Howard himself.
Let’s Bust some Pencils!