Streams

The World's Disappearing Natural Sound

Friday, August 28, 2015

A legendary natural sound collector shares his recordings. We'll listen in.

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Week In The News: On Air Shooting, Wall Street Roller Coaster, Joe Biden's Rationale

Friday, August 28, 2015

A deadly shooting on live TV. Wall Street's roller coaster ride. Biden considers a White House bid. 10 years since Katrina.

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Amy Seek's 'Confessions of a Birth Mother'

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Open adoption. How one birth mother gave up her child for adoption and stayed in his life.

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Why Don't We Have Mental Health Parity?

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Insurance companies are required by law to cover mental health the same as physical health. So why don't they?

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'A Window Opens': Elisabeth Egan's Amazon Tell All

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Author Elisabeth Egan's new novel is a kind of kiss and tell on life inside Amazon. She takes us there.

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New Orleans 10 Years After Katrina

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans. We'll look at how the city struggled, rebuilt, recovered — and where it stands now.

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Democratic Party Looks Further Afield

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The Democrats and their 2016 options. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, maybe Joe Biden. Who do Democrats want?

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Shaky Stocks And A Global Correction

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The message in global stock markets – about China, the US and the whole world economy. We'll dive in.

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Nabokov, 'Lolita' And The American Effect

Monday, August 24, 2015

He brought us "Lolita" and "Pale Fire." We'll look at Russian-born author Vladimir Nabokov and how his most famous work was shaped by his time in America.

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New Science On Same-Sex Attraction

Monday, August 24, 2015

What makes people gay? Evidence is mounting for nature over nurture. We'll look at the latest research on human sexuality.

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Women On The Front Lines

Friday, August 21, 2015

Two women, graduating from the Army's Ranger School. First time ever. A real achievement. Should American women fight our toughest battles?

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Week In The News: Hillary's Email, Trump's Wall, Carter's Cancer

Friday, August 21, 2015

Iowa politics. Hillary's email. A Bangkok blast. Protests in St. Louis. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Hip-Hop And Politics

Thursday, August 20, 2015

From "Straight Outta Compton" to rap right now, we'll look at the evolving politics of hip hop.

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Methane Emissions Draw EPA Limits

Thursday, August 20, 2015

The EPA says methane may be more dangerous than CO2 for global warming. Wants to clean up drilling wellheads. There's a fight on.

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Amazon And The Future Of American Work

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

The brutally demanding, competitive work culture at Amazon and the future of American work.

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Trump's Turn On Immigration Policy

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Candidate Trump has got the GOP squirming with his hot talk on immigration. A full wall. Mass deportation. We'll look at the fallout from Trump's attacks.

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Rose McGowan Is Sick Of Hollywood's Double Standards

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Actress and feminist Rose McGowan on sexism in Hollywood and how to fix it.

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Iran Deal Lobbying From All Sides

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The great debate over the Iran deal – who is coming down where, and why.

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Black Lives Matter And The 2016 Election

Monday, August 17, 2015

Black Lives Matter protesters have confronted Democratic candidates over attitudes on race and criminal justice. We'll hear them out, and look at African-Americans and the Democratic Party.

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Are We Fighting Wildfires The Wrong Way?

Monday, August 17, 2015

Thousands of acres are ablaze in the West and there could be more wildfires to come. Is it time to change the way we fight these fires?

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