Salon contributor Neal Pollack supplements his 14-year-old son Elijah's education with dubious life lessons in his podcast "Extra Credit" on Audible. Their quest takes them to slave plantations in New Orleans, synagogues in Manhattan, and a gun range in San Antonio. They interview Mexican comedians, medical-marijuana refugees, and comic-book creators. Elijah learns something, even though he won't admit it. We've got an exclusive clip from his current season here:
More Extra Credit is available on Audible.
This series is part of Salon's new collection of Featured Audio highlighting culturally diverse voices and undiscovered stories.