Tell Me More focuses on the way we live, intersect and collide in a culturally diverse world. Capturing the headlines, issues and pleasures relevant to multicultural life in America, the daily one-hour series is hosted by award-winning journalist Michel Martin. Tell Me More marks Martin's first role in hosting a daily program. She views it as an opportunity to focus on the stories, experiences, ideas and people important in contemporary life but often not heard.
Stories: 1) South Africans Mourn Loss Of 'Father' Nelson Mandela 2) Ghana President: Mandela's Name 'Printed In Letters Of Gold' 3) Music And Mandela: Vusi Mahlasela Remembers 4) Mandela Suffered The Most So He Could Ask The Most, Says Ambassador 5) What Madiba Meant To The Barbershop Guys
Stories: 1) FDNY Commissioner On Extinguishing Racial Gap 2) Abortion In Haiti: Dangerous And Illegal 3) Female Doctor Beats Odds To Bring Air Ambulance To Nigeria 4) 'King Cocktail' Serves Up Prohibition History, Cures For Hangovers 5) Gyptian: New Album 'Like Insanity'
Stories: 1) Shopping With Your Values In Mind 2) Retirees Fear Losing Pensions In Bankrupt Detroit 3) Muslim-Christian Conflict Threatens Central African Republic 4) Five Years In, Should The First Lady Do More?
Stories: 1) Immigration Activists Push For Reform With Water-Only Diet 2) The Season Of Giving... And Getting Scammed? 3) New Bio Tells The Story Of Personal Finance Pioneer Sylvia Porter 4) Toy Gender Wars: Team Pink Or Team Blue?
Stories: 1) Holiday Sales: Gloomy or Merry And Bright? 2) Healthcare.gov Back On Track? 3) Black Churches And HIV: 'Sex Is A Reality ... We Gotta Deal With It' 4) Designer B Michael On Bringing Color To The Runway 5) Jimmie 'J.J.' Walker's Dynomite! Songs 6) #NPRBlacksinTech Launches
Stories: 1) Rick Najera: A Latino In Hollywood Is 'Almost White' 2) Barbershop Guys Take Time To Listen (For A Change!) 3) Music Is Motivation For Olympian John Carlos 4) Blitz The Ambassador: Fighting Against Invisibility
Stories: 1) A Year Inside The New York Jets 2) Tell Me More Hosts 'Friendsgiving' 3) John Legend On Marriage, Music And 'Genius' Kanye West
Stories: 1) Iranian Expats: Iranian State 'Not A Monolith' 2) How Hannukah Got Americanized 3) Mashing Up Holiday Favorites for the 'Thanksgivukkah' Table 4) Black Tech Game Changers
Stories: 1) Is The STEM Education Crisis A Myth? 2) Reporters' Notebook: Philadelphia, A Laboratory For Hybrid Schools 3) New Book Tries to Capture 'The Black Experience' 4) Winnie: Not 'Just The Woman Who Stood By Mandela's Side' 5) From Morgan Freeman to Idris Elba, Who Played Mandela Best?
Stories: 1) Do Sanctions Really Work? 2) The Science Behind Hard Hits And Touchdowns 3) Esperanza Spalding: Guantanamo 'Is Not Our America' 4) Jazz Legend Sandoval: Music 'Keeps You Alive' 5) Teens Knock Out Strangers: A New Trend?