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Marking 100 Years Since The Start Of WWI

Monday, July 28, 2014

Marking the one hundredth anniversary of the start of World War One. We'll look at lessons learned and our uneasy peace right now.

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The Battle Over U.S. Corporate Tax Inversion

Monday, July 28, 2014

American companies bailing out on America. They call it inversion. Is it desertion?

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Why Americans Are Pie People

Friday, July 25, 2014

There is nothing more American than a piece of pie. We taste and talk pies.

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Week In The News: Kerry To Israel, Mixed Messages On Obamacare, MH 17 Investigation

Friday, July 25, 2014

Secretary of State Kerry to Israel. Obamacare back in the courts. Mourning as remains of Malaysia Flight 17 victims come home. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Week In The News: Kerry To Israel, Mixed Messages On Obamacare, MH 17 Investigation

Friday, July 25, 2014

Secretary of State Kerry to Israel. Obamacare back in the courts. Mourning as remains of Malaysia Flight 17 victims come home. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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What The Petunia Knows

Thursday, July 24, 2014

We'll look at the new science of what plants feel, smell, see - and remember.

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Juvenile Prisons; Plus, Former Secretary Of State Hillary Clinton

Thursday, July 24, 2014

The cold hard facts about juvenile prisons. And the case for shutting them all down. Plus: former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is with us.

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What The Petunia Knows

Thursday, July 24, 2014

We'll look at the new science of what plants feel, smell, see - and remember.

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The Inscrutable, Ubiquitous Wallace Shawn

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

From "The Princess Bride" to "My Dinner with Andre "and "A Master Builder," actor and writer Wallace Shawn joins us.

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Why Come North? A Panel Discussion On US Immigration Policy

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Crisis at the US border. What do Latinos on this side of the border have to say? We'll ask our special roundtable.

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The 'Elephant Whisperer' Of World War II

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

We'll travel to the jungles of Burma for the remarkable true story of Billy Williams--aka "the elephant whisperer"--and his World War II heroism.

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A Deeper Look At The Israel-Gaza Conflict

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The escalated Gaza offensive. We'll get the views from both sides and the latest developments.

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Week In The News: Middle East Violence, Plane Crash In Ukraine, Immigration At Home

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Turmoil and violence in Israel and Gaza. New Russia sanctions. Immigration battle. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Senator Bernie Sanders: A Real 2016 Contender?

Monday, July 21, 2014

Will he run for president? We'll ask Vermont's Independent U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders.

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Unpacking The Geo-Politics Of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 17

Monday, July 21, 2014

The United States and Russia after the downed plane. We'll unpack the politics and latest news. Plus: the latest from Gaza.

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Juan de Marcos Gonzalez Of The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Friday, July 18, 2014

The Afro-Cuban All Stars bandleader Juan de Marcos Gonzalez joins us. We'll get the latest hot sounds out of Havana.

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Florida Crime Fiction And The New Face Of America

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The New Yorker's Adam Gopnik joins us on the seedy, wacky face of Sunshine State crime fiction.

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Who Needs A Life Coach?

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The booming business of life coaches. Everybody seems to have one these days. Therapists are feeling the pinch. We look at the life coach craze.

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Florida Crime Fiction And The New Face Of America

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The New Yorker's Adam Gopnik joins us on the seedy, wacky face of Sunshine State crime fiction.

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Who Needs A Life Coach?

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The booming business of life coaches. Everybody seems to have one these days. Therapists are feeling the pinch. We look at the life coach craze.

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