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Michel Martin

Michel Martin appears in the following:

Between Violence And Political Upheaval, Expect To Hear Word 'Anxiety' Often

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Recent terror attacks, shootings involving police and the political fracture within the Republican Party are all creating anxiety ahead of the GOP convention in Cleveland, which starts Monday.

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Shooting In Baton Rouge Leaves 3 Police Officers Dead, 3 Others Wounded

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Three police officers were shot and killed and three more were wounded at a gas station in Baton Rouge, La. Member station WWNO reporter Jesse Hardman discusses the latest with NPR's Michel Martin.

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Turkey Still On Edge After Attempted Coup

Saturday, July 16, 2016

The Turkish prime minister said at least 265 people died in an attempted military coup on Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who appears back in control and has promised to punish coup plotters.

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'Hamilton' Reminds Us Of Our Country's Promise

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda made his final performance in the hit musical Saturday. Michel Martin reflects on what Alexander Hamilton's story can teach us after a troubling week of news.

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Dallas Continues Mourning While Still On Edge

Sunday, July 10, 2016

People in Dallas continued to pay respects to five police officers killed in Thursday's shootings. Many left cards and flowers at a memorial at police headquarters. But the city is still on edge.

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Candidates Counting Down The Days Until 'Veep' Selection

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are vetting their shortlists of vice presidential contenders. With the GOP convention starting in eight days, Trump could name his running mate any day now.

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Dallas Police Reveal New Details On Shooter

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Dallas police have said more about Friday's sniper shootings that killed five officers. Police have interviewed the shooter's mother and found bomb-making materials at his house.

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Love And Mourning Hang Over Orlando

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Vigils, memorials and funerals are now happening several times a day around central Florida after last weekend's shooting. Nineteen of the 53 people injured remain hospitalized.

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Many Voters Frustrated With Their Party's Nominating Process

Saturday, June 18, 2016

In a recent poll, both Democrats and Republicans expressed low levels of trust in their party's nominating process for presidential candidates. We hear from voters around the country.

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The Chicago Freedom Movement: Then And Now

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. fought racism and housing discrimination during the Chicago Freedom Movement. With member station WBEZ, Michel Martin explores the movement's impact 50 years later.

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Donors Line Up To Give Blood In Florida

Sunday, June 12, 2016

NPR's Hansi Lo Wang is outside a blood bank in Florida for the latest on the mass shooting outside an Orlando nightclub.

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President Obama, Presidential Candidates Respond

Sunday, June 12, 2016

President Obama called the Orlando shooting the most deadly in American history. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both made statements as well.

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Parade-Goers In New York React To Orlando

Sunday, June 12, 2016

WNYC's Jessica Gould has reaction to the Orlando shooting from the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City.

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On The Ground In Orlando

Sunday, June 12, 2016

NPR's Jeff Brady is in Orlando with an update on the mass shooting.

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The Latest On The Orlando Attacks, Deadliest Mass Shooting In U.S. History

Sunday, June 12, 2016

A gunman, identified as Omar Mateen, opened fire early Sunday morning at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla. At least 50 people were killed and 53 injured in the course of the attack.

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West Hollywood Pride Parade Goes On

Sunday, June 12, 2016

The gay pride parade in West Hollywood took on a more somber tone after the shooting in Orlando and the arrest of a man who police say wanted to harm the LA parade.

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Cemetery Visitors Honor Pioneer Susan B. Anthony After Clinton Makes History

Saturday, June 11, 2016

News of Hillary Clinton's historic nomination reached Susan B. Anthony. In Rochester, visitors often leave flowers and "I Voted" stickers at Anthony's gravestone on election day.

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'O.J.: Made In America' Charts Simpson's Rise And Fall

Saturday, June 11, 2016

NPR's TV critic Eric Deggans says ESPN's new documentary series about O.J. Simpson is a detailed and revealing look at the football star turned murder suspect's life.

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Clinton, Sanders Campaign In California Ahead Of Tuesday's Primary

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Clinton is all but assured to secure enough delegates to clinch the Democratic nomination Tuesday. But Bernie Sanders is still campaigning.

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What Does 'Presumptive' Nominee Mean?

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Donald Trump has been the presumptive Republican nominee since last month. Hillary Clinton expects to grab that title Tuesday. But that isn't the same thing as officially securing the nomination.

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