Bassem Youssef: The Bravery to Speak Out

The James Altucher Show | 30 August 2018 | 1h 10m | Listen Later  | iTunes
Interview with Bassem Youssef, an Egyptian surgeon, who took to YouTube during the revolution to report what was really happening, quickly garnering an audience of 30m. With satire and comedy to defuse the tension, he told a story that changed lives.

Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

Fresh Air | 22 November 2016 | 0h 48m | Listen Later 
Interview with Trevor Noah about his memoir “Born a Crime.” Describes his upbringing in apartheid-era South Africa with a black mother and white father. A human interest story with insights aplenty on the role of language in connecting people.