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Celeste Headlee Introduces You to Detroit

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

I am not a native Detroiter. In fact, I wasn't thrilled about moving there when I took a job with WDET in 2001. I'd heard all the same things you have, about the crime, the poverty, the burnt out buildings and abandoned homes ... and all of my friends and family were horrified to know that I was taking my 3-year-old cherub to the "Murder Capital."

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Headlee’s Headlines

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We're sharing her story lists with you. Here's today's roundup:

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Headlee’s Headlines

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We're sharing her story lists with you. Here's today's roundup:

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Headlee’s Headlines

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We're sharing her story lists with you. Here's today's roundup.

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Headlee’s Headlines

Monday, April 19, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We're sharing her story lists with you. Here's her list for today:

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Headlee’s Headlines

Friday, April 16, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We're sharing her story lists with you. Here's what she found today:

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Headlee’s Headlines

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We thought we’d start sharing her story list with you. Here's what she found today:

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Headlee’s Headlines

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We thought we’d start sharing her story list with you. Here's what she found today.

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Headlee’s Headlines

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Every morning, Celeste Headlee scours the country’s newspapers for interesting stories. We thought we’d start sharing her story list with you, so here they are!

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The Greene Space

MEMPHIS – The New Musical on Broadway

Monday, April 5, 2010

7:00 PM

Get ready to experience all the exuberance and the emotion...the beauty and the controversy...of a wondrous, defining time in our history. You're tuning in to MEMPHIS.

March Madness? Bring It On!

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

My esteemed colleague, John Hockenberry, doesn't participate in March Madness pools on principle.  I also stand on principle on this issue: I always participate and this year, I'm helping to coordinate the competition at The Takeaway.

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Is Tiger Woods a Real Buddhist?

Sunday, February 21, 2010

In his public apology to the nation on Friday, Tiger Woods invoked his Buddhist upbringing, as he vowed to mend his ways. There are about 350 million Buddhists around the world and Takeaway co-host Celeste Headlee is one of them. She writes about her reaction to Woods' comments and why he must change his ways if he is to call himself a true Buddhist.

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Looking Ahead in Civil Rights Activism

Monday, January 18, 2010

This weekend WNYC hosted a Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday celebration at the Brooklyn Museum in New York.  Our own Celeste Headlee co-hosted the event, which included prominent educators, politicians and activists. 

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Takeouts: Deflation, Sports, Future of Civil Rights

Monday, January 18, 2010

  • MONEY TAKEOUT: The Labor Department released new inflation figures last Friday, and it appears that the economy is experiencing moderate deflation. New York Times finance reporter Louise Story talks to us about the effects this deflation could have on ordinary Americans.
  • SPORTS TAKEOUT: We check in with Takeaway Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin about last weekend's NFC playoffs and talk about the Cinicinnati Bengals' Marwin Lewis, who just won the NFL's Coach of the Year award.
  • MLK TAKEOUT: This weekend, WNYC hosted a Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday celebration at the Brooklyn Museum, co-hosted by our own Celeste Headlee. Celeste and Femi Oke spoke with Columbia law professor Patricia Williams about the future of the civil rights movement.

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Takeouts: USAID, NFL, Civil Rights on MLK Day

Monday, January 18, 2010

  • CONGRESS TAKEOUT:  The USAID says that the search-and-rescue operation in Haiti will officially end sometime today, as relief agencies transition to other recovery efforts. Takeaway Washington correspondent Todd Zwillich brings us the latest on this and the U.S. military's deployment in Haiti.
  • SPORTS TAKEOUT: Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin tells about the big upset last night that ended the hopes of the Indianapolis Chargers and guaranteed the New York Jets a place in the AFC finals.
  • MLK DAY TAKEOUT: Femi Oke and Celeste Headlee went to a Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at the Brooklyn Museum in New York, and spoke about the future of the civil rights movement with Dr. Roscoe Brown.  Brown is a professor at CUNY graduate center and a former Tuskegee airman

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MLK Day: Generations Speak

Monday, January 18, 2010

Yesterday, Brian hosted, along with The Takeaway’s Celeste Hedlee, the annual Martin Luther King Jr conversation at the Brooklyn Museum. Joining him was:
Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, president emeritus of Bronx Community College and former Tuskegee Airman;
Majora Carter, founder of Sustainable South Bronx, ...

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The Takeaway for Thursday, January 14, 2010 (Early Edition)

Thursday, January 14, 2010

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Welcome to our Hub

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

OK, it's a new website. Big deal. But here's what's exciting about it: this is not just a website, but a hub. This is the center of a community, and it's now immeasurably easier for everyone to access it. You can talk to us, we can talk to you, and you can respond in a never-ending circle of intelligent, informed conversation.

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The Takeaway for Monday, December 28, 2009 (Early Edition)

Monday, December 28, 2009

Headlines; Feds Charge Nigerian Man With Bombing Attempt.

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The Takeaway for Monday, December 22, 2009 (Early Edition)

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Headlines; The Toyota Backlash

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