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Michel Martin

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From Fishing With Mom To Becoming A Top Fisheries Official

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

For NPR's series #RaceOnTech, we are meeting the diverse men and women who work in America's tech and science fields, like Mamie Parker, a fish and wildlife biologist who's a pioneer in her field.


#StreetsAndBeats: How Do Cops And Communities Build Trust?

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Michel Martin hosts a live storytelling event around police and community relations in Los Angeles. Join the online conversation by using #StreetsAndBeats.


Sen. Tim Scott: Charleston Shooting Was 'A Crime Of Hate'

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Sen. Tim Scott, Republican of South Carolina, shares his thoughts on the shooting at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston.


#MotorCityDrive: Is Detroit's Economic Engine Roaring Back To Life?

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Michel Martin heads to Detroit for a live conversation with some of the creative forces fueling the Motor City's economy. She'll ask: What's driving Detroit's future now?


#MotorCityDrive: Is Detroit's Economic Engine Roaring Back To Life?

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Michel Martin heads to Detroit for a live conversation with some of the creative forces fueling the Motor City's economy. She'll ask: What's driving Detroit's future now?


What's Driving The Motor City Forward Now?

Friday, May 15, 2015

Six months after Detroit emerged from bankruptcy, Michel Martin heads there to hear from the artists, thinkers and entrepreneurs who are shaping the city's future.


Looting And Rioting? First Responders Remember 1968

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Some first responders are dealing with looting and burning in Baltimore for the first time. But Michel Martin asks whether there's a familiarity for those who were on duty during the riots in 1968.


What Can #NOLASCHOOLS Teach Us?

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Michel Martin is hosting a conversation about education in New Orleans, 10 years after Hurricane Katrina sparked a transformation of public schools there. Add your voice at #NOLASCHOOLS.


New Orleans Educator Dreams Of Teaching Tech To Beat The Streets

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

After the shooting death of one of his students, Jonathan Johnson was inspired to create a school that gives low-income students practical skills to compete in high-tech fields.


Fear of Black Men: How Society Sees Black Men And How They See Themselves

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

NPR's Michel Martin continues her examination of how the fear of black men plays out in America. She talks with two African-American men about how that fear affects their lives.

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Fear Of The Black Man: How Racial Bias Could Affect Crime, Labor Rates

Monday, March 30, 2015

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with professors Phillip Atiba Goff of UCLA and Harry Holzer of Georgetown University about how fears of African-American men are manifested in the criminal justice system.


Becoming American: Immigrants Tweet Their Stories

Monday, February 23, 2015

Entrepreneurs and engineers, performers and professors are among those who are sharing their stories about becoming American on Twitter.


Out Of The Shadows, TV Star Shines A Light On Immigration

Friday, February 06, 2015

Actress Diane Guerrero now stars on shows Jane the Virgin and Orange is the New Black. But when she was a teenager, her parents were deported. She tells Michel Martin how it shaped her life.


Rising Football Star: Prepare For The Worst, Pray For The Best

Monday, January 26, 2015

Football is the most watched sport in America — and increasingly, one of the most controversial. High school football star Nahshon Ellerbe shares what he loves about the game.


'Going There' in 2014

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Michel Martin has spent much of the last few months on the road, and she has been moved by the people she's met and the stories they've shared with her. She remembers her 'Top 5' moments of 2014.


In Troubled Times, Does 'The Black Church' Still Matter?

Sunday, December 07, 2014

As the nation endures a season of racial tension, NPR's Michel Martin talks about the mission of the black church and whether it remains relevant in the social justice movement.


Ahead Of Midterms, Voting Rights And Wrongs In North Carolina

Sunday, November 02, 2014

North Carolina is one of the states at the heart of the debate about voting laws. So what do its citizens think about new regulations? Michel Martin heads to Charlotte to find out.


In North Carolina, Latino Voters Could Decide Tight Senate Race

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Latinos make up 9 percent of the state's population and 2 percent of registered voters, and a new poll shows many are undecided. In Charlotte, Michel Martin learns more about their growing influence.


Adding Color To 'The Great White Way'

Sunday, September 21, 2014

NPR's Michel Martin asks a panel of award-winning playwrights how diverse artists are challenging Broadway's landscape, and whether it matters.


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A Broader Way with Michel Martin

Friday, September 19, 2014

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Fri, Sept. 19 | NPR's Michel Martin hosts a conversation with playwrights David Henry HwangBruce Norris, Lydia Diamond and Kristoffer Diaz. With a performance by Stephen McKinley Henderson.