Michel Martin

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A Middle Eastern Spin On A Classic Latino Dessert: Rose Cardamom Tres Leches

Sunday, June 25, 2017

In celebration of Eid al-Fatir, food blogger Abeer Najjar shares one of her favorite fusion desserts. She says the rose water and cardamom adds a floral and earthy flavor to this classic cold cake.

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'Interlaced Fingers' Traces Roots Of Racial Disparity In Kidney Transplants

Saturday, June 24, 2017

When Dr. Vanessa Grubbs fell in love with a man whose kidneys were failing, he'd been waiting for a transplant for years. Her book explores the ways racial inequity is embedded in the system.

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Imagine Dragons On Catching Up To Rock Stardom

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Burnt out after years of hard touring, the "Radioactive" band hit the brakes. Now, it's bounced back with a new album, Evolve. Singer Dan Reynolds and guitarist Wayne Sermon tell Michel Martin more.

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Where Exactly Is 'Safe' And Who Gets To Be 'Safe' In The World?

Sunday, June 18, 2017

In the wake of recent mass shootings in the U.S., NPR's Michel Martin looks at our current political moment and ponders what it means to feel "safe."

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Actor Ben Falcone And His Dad On The Funny Side Of Fatherhood

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Ben learned a lot about fatherhood from his own dad, Steve Falcone. In honor of Father's Day, they spoke to NPR about their most memorable father-son moments. Ben's new book is Being a Dad is Weird.

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As Macron's Strength Grows In France, May's Popularity Wanes In Britain

Sunday, June 18, 2017

A look at the latest political shakeups in Europe as French president Emmanuel Macron cements his strong parliamentary majority and British Prime Minister Theresa May's popularity declines.

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Russians Believed To Have Used Spear-Phishing In Election Hacking

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Hearings in the House and Senate this week will deal with Russian hacking attempts on the U.S. presidential election last fall including targeting e-mail accounts with malware attachments.

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What Happens After Mistrial Declared In Bill Cosby's Criminal Case?

Saturday, June 17, 2017

The judge in the high profile sexual assault case of comedian Bill Cosby has declared a mistrial. What happens next?

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Lorde On Dialing Out And Turning Inward

Thursday, June 15, 2017

After the rush of stardom accompanying her 2013 debut, the singer felt "deeply conspicuous" working in her native New Zealand. To finish her new album, Melodrama, she let herself get lost in New York.

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With Help From Friends And Family, Glen Campbell Says 'Adiós'

Saturday, June 10, 2017

His daughter Ashley Campbell and producer Carl Jackson reflect on the joy and laughter that went into making his final album, recorded a year after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's.

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'March Against Sharia' Meets Opposition in Syracuse, New York

Saturday, June 10, 2017

A conservative lobbying group called Act for America has organized what it calls a nationwide "March Against Sharia" in some 19 states. One of the marches raised tensions in Syracuse, N.Y.

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A Conversation About What It Means To Be A Good Citizen

Saturday, June 10, 2017

NPR's Michel Martin visits Scranton, Pa., for the last installment in the "Going There" live event series. This time, the guests talk about Civics 101.

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Comey's Testimony And The Rest Of The Week In Politics

Saturday, June 10, 2017

One of the biggest questions from former FBI Director James Comey's testimony was whether President Trump asked him to drop the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

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'The Great Comet': 'Hits All Of The Checkmarks' Of A Broadway Experience

Saturday, June 10, 2017

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with director Rachel Chavkin and actress Denée Benton of Broadway's Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, which retells Tolstoy's War and Peace with a diverse cast.

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A Mother Tries To Understand Her Daughter's Gender Identity

Sunday, June 04, 2017

A mother and daughter talk about what it means for them to come out as lesbian in different eras, and how labels — or a lack thereof — have shaped their coming out stories.

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After Attack, Londoners Say They Won't Stop Living Their Lives

Sunday, June 04, 2017

After the latest terror attack in the United Kingdom, people in London say they may not feel completely safe, but are determined to go on living their lives and not limit themselves.

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Going There: Civics 101 - What Does It Mean To Be A Good Citizen?

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Join NPR's Michel Martin and WVIA in Scranton, Pennsylvania for a night of conversation and entertainment as we discuss the meaning of an active citizen.

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On The Ground In Guadalajara, In Search Of New Latin Sounds

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Michel Martin speaks with DJ Betto Arcos to get his highlights from the FIMPRO music festival in Guadalajara, Mexico.

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Why Rick And Canyon Barry Stay True To The 'Granny Shot'

Sunday, May 28, 2017

NBA Hall of Famer Rick Barry and son Canyon Barry talk about the tradition of underhand free throws. Rick swears by its accuracy, but players hardly ever use it.

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Khalid's Timeless Pop Anthems For American Teens

Saturday, May 27, 2017

On his breakthrough debut album, American Teen, Khalid Robinson proves that the emotional turbulence of youth can be timeless. Michel Martin talks to him and his biggest influence: his mom.

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