Todd Zwillich

Takeaway Washington Correspondent

Todd Zwillich appears in the following:

What The Infamous Attica Riot Teaches Us About Prisons Today

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

In September 1971, nearly 1,300 prisoners took over the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York. What ensued was one of the bloodiest prison encounters in U.S. history.

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A Mother's Horror, A Prison Uprising, Protesting With Against Me!

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

On today's show: A woman whose son died fighting for ISIS shares her story; a look back at the 1971 Attica prison riot; Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace on protest music for the election.

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Why Some Liberals Say It's Time to Shut Down the Clinton Foundation

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The Clinton Foundation continues to come under fire from the GOP, but now some on the left argue that Hillary Clinton must shutter the organization if she wants to win in November.

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Corporate Conflict for a Billionaire Presidential Candidate

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Most presidents put their money in blind trusts while in office to avoid conflicts of interest. Donald Trump says his children would run his operations if he's elected.

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John Krasinski on Crafting Characters from Behind the Camera

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

John Krasinski is giving directing another shot in a new feature film, "The Hollars." Krasinski also stars in the film with Anna Kendrick, Charlie Day, Margo Martindale, and others.

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Writing the President, Moon Discoveries, Actor John Krasinski

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

On today's show: A creative writing initiative addressing the next president; the next phase of lunar exploration; actor John Krasinski on his new film, "The Hollars."

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Turkey Faces New Terror Threats with Suicide Bombing at Wedding

Monday, August 22, 2016

Unrest continues in Turkey as the nation faces a scene that feels all too familiar. 

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U.N. Finally Admits Blame in Haiti Cholera Outbreak

Monday, August 22, 2016

After nearly six years and at least 10,000 deaths, and hundreds of thousands fallen ill, the UN has acknowledged its role in causing the cholera outbreak in Haiti.

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Understanding Identity Politics in Trump Country

Monday, August 22, 2016

The truth is that there is no clear picture of a Trump supporter. 

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Remembering the Legacy of Nat Turner's Slave Rebellion

Monday, August 22, 2016

On August 21st, 1831, the south's most violent slave rebellion unfolded over a 48 hour period in Southampton County, Virginia.

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Portland Tests Disaster Response for Massive Quake

Monday, August 22, 2016

Experts say that the West Coast is due for a massive earthquake. To prepare for this inevitable disaster, this summer officials across the Pacific Northwest simulated disaster responses.

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Trump Country, Raging Fires, Nat Turner's Rebellion

Monday, August 22, 2016

On today's show: Following Trump supporters around the United States; how the government is fighting wildfires around America; the 185th anniversary of Nat Turner’s rebellion.

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You Need to Stream These Shows Before the Fall TV Season Starts

Friday, August 19, 2016

Culture reporter Melissa Locker fills us in on the best shows currently on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and beyond.

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The Death of Gawker.com and The Boundaries of Free Speech and Privacy

Friday, August 19, 2016

Just days after Univision announced that it would be acquiring Gawker Media, the news came that Gawker.com will cease to exist beginning next week after 14 years of operation.

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Trump TV: Coming to a Screen Near You?

Friday, August 19, 2016

Some believe that the GOP nominee is maneuvering to create his own conservative media empire should he lose in November. 

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What's Next for The Private Prison Industry

Friday, August 19, 2016

On Thursday, the Justice Department announced it would end the use of private prisons after determining they are less safe and effective than federally run prisons.

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Trump's Long Game, DOJ Pivot, The Comfort of Jazz

Friday, August 19, 2016

On today's show: What Donald Trump may do if he loses in November; the DOJ's move away from private prisons; Louisiana finds stability in music. 

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Sanders Didn't Win, But His Supporters Landed a Few Victories

Friday, July 29, 2016

Supporters of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders protested throughout the Democratic National Convention, and their opposition helped shape the Democratic Party platform. 

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Clinton's Path to Victory Runs Through Pennsylvania

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Pennsylvania has always a battleground in presidential years, and in 2016, it could be the key difference between a President Donald Trump and a President Hillary Clinton.

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2016 Democratic Convention Call-In Special

Thursday, July 28, 2016

We're coming to you LIVE from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia! Starting at 11:00 PM, we're inviting you to join the conversation for our special call-in program.

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