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What Do You Want to See Change?

Friday, December 05, 2014

We want to know what changes in law and practice protesters want to see in response to demonstrations.
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Why Abusive Cops Linger in the NYPD's Ranks

Friday, December 05, 2014

The New York Police Department pioneered the use of computer statistics for spotting crime trends. A WNYC investigation found the NYPD has a tougher time identifying problem cops.
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Police Reform, Protests and More Reactions to the Garner Case

Friday, December 05, 2014

The non-indictment of the police officer involved in Eric Garner's death has ignited protests, police reforms and investigations.
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What's Next For Staten Island?

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Following the grand jury's decision in the Eric Garner case, what are the next steps for Staten Island's community? Bishop Victor A. Brown discusses the reaction to the decision.
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Dep. Mayor Shorris: Grand Jury is “Only the Beginning”

Thursday, December 04, 2014

NYC's First Deputy Mayor discusses the city's response to protests and the grand jury's decision.
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No Criminal Charges for Cop in Eric Garner Case

Thursday, December 04, 2014

A legal and a policing expert explains the next steps. And we hear your reactions.
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What Happens Next in Garner Case

Thursday, December 04, 2014

A grand jury voted not to indict the cop in the death of Staten Island resident Eric Garner. John Jay College of Criminal Justice professor Eugene O’Donnell and Al-Jazeera legal analyst Jami Floyd explain what happened and discuss potential police reforms in the wake of the decision, and we’ll take your calls with your reactions.

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Special Coverage - Eric Garner Grand Jury Decision

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Tonight from 7pm - 8pm we'll be taking calls about the Grand Jury decision not to indict the officer in the Eric Garner case.
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It's Time to Slow Down Our Busy Lives

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Omid Safi, a professor and editor, and Maria Konnikova, contributor to The New Yorker, talks about the busy lives of people, relaxation and the time crunch for people in poverty.
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Time Flies When . . .

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

How do we perceive time? Does it move faster as we age? Slower as we fall? Co-host of Radiolab Robert Krulwich explains the science behind it all.
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"8 Hours for Work, 8 Hours for Rest, 8 Hours for What We Will"

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

There was a time when working a 40 hour work week wasn't the norm. And in many ways it still isn't. 
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The Physics of Time

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Janna Levin, a professor of physics and astronomy at Barnard College, talks about how an astrophysicist would describe time.
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Mindful Time Management

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

According to author Julie Morgenstern, her tips on time management are an important step in "taking back the clock" at home and work.
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The Time of Your Lives

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Today’s show is a family meeting all about time: how it works, how to make the most of it, why we feel it differently, and what it means to be "part-time."
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Books That Changed Minds About Family

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

In our ongoing series on "books that changed your mind", authors Andrew Solomon and Cris Beam talk about the approaches to parenting and kinship in their popular books.
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We Shared A Moment in Time

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

We asked listeners to take photos of the sky at EXACTLY 7:10 a.m. Eastern time yesterday and share it with us. From Port Washington to Madrid to a plane above JFK, this is what they saw.
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Would a Grand Jury Really Indict a Ham Sandwich?

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

The old adage says a prosecutor could get a grand jury to indict a ham sandwich. With all eyes on grand juries in Ferguson and Staten Island, we take a look at how they actually work.
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Your Hometown News

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Catch us up on the big news stories from your far-away hometowns.
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Puns Punted From Chinese Media

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Pulitzer-prize winning writer and former New York Times reporter Sheryl WuDunn talks about China's media-wide ban on puns and wordplay.
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Libraries; Labor and Local Hometown News

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Books that changed your mind on families, parenting and otherness; the news from your hometown; and a new kind of labor movement to help solve inequality. 
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