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Edward Schumacher-Matos

Edward Schumacher-Matos appears in the following:

Did An NPR Story Empower Road Rage Against Bicyclists?

Thursday, August 21, 2014

An admission by a Los Angeles driver to buzzing bicyclists is purposefully left to stand on its own.

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Meshell Ndegeocello On World Cafe

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The bassist, singer and songwriter performs music from her new album (Comet, Come To Me) and discusses how Nina Simone's work influences her own.

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Attacking NPR As A Shill For Government Intelligence

Saturday, August 16, 2014

A story failed to report a CIA link but was not as misguided as Glenn Greenwald claims.

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For Your Eyes Only: Is Telling A Story's Limits Convincing Or Annoying?

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Complaints over a Houston Obamacare piece illustrate a link between editorial guidance and trust.

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Open Forum

Monday, August 11, 2014

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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Sexism, Only This Time About Men

Friday, August 08, 2014

Some males question whether NPR values men's positions โ€” and lives โ€” as much as women's.

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Is NPR Biased In Its Gaza Coverage?

Thursday, July 24, 2014

The critics from both sides are passionate. My review is likely to disappoint them.

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Race At NPR And The End Of 'Tell Me More'

Monday, June 30, 2014

The demise of the show dedicated to diversity has provoked listener concerns and internal responses. How's NPR doing? Depends on your measure. Here's a look at the numbers.

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3 Things Everyone Should Know Before Growing Up

Monday, June 30, 2014

Would you like to see the world more clearly? Commentator Tania Lombrozo extracts some useful life lessons from the field of psychology.

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Open Forum

Friday, June 13, 2014

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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Open Forum

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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Open Forum

Monday, April 14, 2014

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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Ethics, Morality And A Ticking Clock For How To Report On The R**skins

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

An investigation into how NPR should refer to the Washington team concludes that it is time to pull back on using the team's name. Does anyone believe it won't be toast anyway?

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Open Forum

Friday, March 14, 2014

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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Fairness In Covering Israel And The Palestinians: The End Of An Accounting

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Over 11 years, John Felton has reviewed more than 4,000 NPR stories related to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in quarterly reports that form an extraordinary study of American journalism. This is his last one. His summation: some flaws, but that the critics who charge bias really want bias for their side.

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A Fair And Balanced Look At Mara Liasson

Thursday, November 07, 2013

NPR's national political correspondent Mara Liasson is also a contributor to Fox News. Some listeners complain that she has a conservative bias. A review of her work through the contentious political fighting over Syria, the government shutdown, debt default, and health care reform, finds otherwise. She's a remarkably cold-eyed analyst.

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Open Forum

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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What We Hear When NPR Refers To 'Obamacare'

Friday, September 06, 2013

Republicans invented the term "Obamacare" as a way to denigrate the Affordable Care Act. NPR's hosts and reporters now commonly use the term, prompting the ire of some listeners. Is NPR "letting Fox drive the narrative," as one wrote?

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Open Forum

Friday, September 06, 2013

Want to post a comment about something we're not covering? Here's a space for readers to share their thoughts about media, policy and NPR's journalism.

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S. Dakota Indian Foster Care: Listening To Your Responses

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Here are some preliminary responses to your comments on the ombudsman process, on sourcing and on the length of my review of an NPR investigation into foster care for Native American children in South Dakota. Many of you wondered what NPR should do next. That is not for me to say, but one officer from the Native American Journalists Association has a suggestion. I also answer a grandmother quoted in the series who called me with a concern about truth.

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