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Texas Attack; Tensions Thaw and Power in the UK

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

How the latest lone wolf attacks in Texas frame the Patriot Act debate; tensions thaw between the NYPD & the mayor; behind-the-scenes power in the UK & a re-telling of Jane Eyre.
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Police Corruption in New York City Circa 1983

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Former NYPD officer Michael Dowd joins Tiller Russell, the director of a documentary about his life, "The Seven Five," which looks at the widespread corruption in the NYPD of the '80s.
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Glenn Greenwald Checks In

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

 Glenn Greenwald updates Edward Snowden's story and his own ongoing work uncovering government surveillance.
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Any Legislating in Albany?

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Reporters talk about the arrest on corruption charges of NYS Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and what it means for the outstanding issues this legislative term.  
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Mother Knew Best

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Ylonda Gault Caviness describes her journey to the realization that all the parenting advice she was obsessively devouring didn’t mean much compared to her mom's old-school ways.
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A Famed Neurosurgeon and Top Business Exec Join the GOP Presidential Race

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

New York Times Magazine chief political correspondent Jim Rutenberg discusses the entry of two political outsiders into the GOP presidential race -- Ben Carson and Carly Fiorina.
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Glenn Greenwald; New Presidential Candidates & Old Parenting Advice

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Meet the new presidential candidates -- a brain surgeon and a CEO; Glenn Greenwald on government surveillance; the documentary "The Seven Five;" and new and old parenting advice.
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Has Freedom of Speech Run Its Course With the MTA?

Monday, May 04, 2015

Last week, the MTA voted to reject advertisements containing political viewpoints. WNYC reporter Kate Hinds discusses the MTA's attempt to eliminate controversial ads from subways.
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Breaking Down the Latest on Bridgegate

Monday, May 04, 2015

Three of Governor Christie's closest allies were indicted on Friday. Matt Katz and Andrea Bernstein discuss the charges -- and what they portend for Christie's 2016 presidential hopes.
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Pomp, Circumstance and a Dose of Republican Viewpoints

Monday, May 04, 2015

As college graduation season gets underway, why are students protesting conservative speakers? Plus, a Rutgers professor calls in about Condoleezza Rice's botched speech last year.
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The Baltimore Police Charges

Monday, May 04, 2015

A former police officer and prosecutor comments on the charges on police officers for the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore.
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Baltimore Police Charges; MTA's Political Ad Ban; Charlie Hebdo's Legacy

Monday, May 04, 2015

Charlie Hebdo cartoonist Jean-Baptiste Thoret; Baltimore police charges; last week's Bridgegate indictments; why the MTA banned all political ads; & conservative commencement speeches.
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Charlie Hebdo's Legacy

Monday, May 04, 2015

Charlie Hebdo cartoonist Jean-Baptiste Thoret will be awarded the PEN Freedom of Expression Courage Award -- while PEN's executive director, defends the decision to give him the award.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: Barney Frank, #1Week1Outfit Experiment, The Nursing Life

Friday, May 01, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: Barney Frank (First) | Join Our #1Week1Outfit Experiment (Starts at 26:34) | The Nursing Life (Starts at 36:39)
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What We Know About Bridgegate Conspirator, David Wildstein

Friday, May 01, 2015

David Wildstein, former Port Authority official and ally of Governor Chris Christie, is expected to plead guilty later today.
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End of the Line Adventures

Friday, May 01, 2015

Adventure begins where the subway ends. 
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Bringing Food Trucks into the Open

Friday, May 01, 2015

The number of mobile food permits in NYC was capped years ago, so getting permits requires a shadowy system. WNYC's Ilya Marritz and two industry players talk about reforming the system.
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The Nepal Earthquake: One Week Check-In

Friday, May 01, 2015

Nepal says 6,204 people are known to have died in the 7.8-magnitude quake last week, and 13,932 were injured. But the fate of thousands more in many remote areas remains unknown. 
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The #MomOfTheYear Controversy

Friday, May 01, 2015

The journalist Stacey Patton discusses Toya Graham, the Baltimore mother caught on camera scolding her son at the riots and why all that attention isn't necessarily a good thing.
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Mom of the Year; Food Truck Permits; Subway Adventures

Friday, May 01, 2015

Baltimore's so-called "#MomOfTheYear;" reforming the food truck permit system; an update on Nepal's earthquake; when America became a Christian nation & subway adventures.
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