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FT Big Read

Taking liberties

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Borzou Daragahi tells the story of Egyptian teacher Ayman Ramzy, who confessed on TV that he did not believe in God

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Slate Political Gabfest

The hdr22@clintonemail.com Edition

Friday, March 06, 2015

Emily Bazelon and David Plotz discuss the fallout from Netanyahu's speech before Congress, Hillary Clinton's use of private email to conduct public business, and the oral arguments in the Supreme Court's latest ObamaCare case.

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Listen to Lucy

Overworked and uninspired – the misery of the middle manager

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Overworked and uninspired – the misery of the middle manager

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Isis and the new war in Iraq

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Isis and the new war in Iraq

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Gaza crisis: what does current conflict mean for Netanyahu, Hamas and the wider middle east?

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Gaza crisis: what does current conflict mean for Netanyahu, Hamas and the wider middle east?

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Slate Political Gabfest

The Political Gabfest: The May I Introduce You to President Harding and His Friend Jerry Edition

Friday, July 11, 2014

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring Emily Bazelon, David Plotz, and the Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg. This week: A new round of violence between Israel and Hamas, Millennials may lean right politically, and Warren G. Harding named his penis.

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Slate Political Gabfest

The Political Gabfest: The "I Don't Have a Title for This Show" Edition

Friday, June 20, 2014

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring Emily Bazelon, Will Dobson, and John Dickerson. This week: Will Iraq break apart? Who is Abu Khattala? And are violent threats protected speech?

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Listen to Lucy

My future as a middle-aged grad trainee

Monday, April 21, 2014

My future as a middle-aged grad trainee

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

The fragile middle

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The fragile middle

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On Being

David Hartman — Hope in a Hopeless God [remix]

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Rabbi David Hartman confronts God in the modern world, and the deepest meaning of the Jewish state, as a sacred obligation.

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On Being

[Unedited] David Hartman with Krista Tippett

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Rabbi David Hartman confronts God in the modern world, and the deepest meaning of the Jewish state, as a sacred obligation.

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The Takeaway

Views of the Middle from Across America

Thursday, December 19, 2013

This week, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data on median household income levels for every community across America. The Takeaway set out to find ordinary "median earners" from different Census tracts around the county—folks whose household income matches the median for their neighborhoods. Javes Cruthird of Florida; Tim Wood of Massachusetts; Margaret McGlynn of North Dakota; and Tanya Lundberg of Michigan, join The Takeaway to describe what it's like to live in the middle.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

International reaction to the Iran nuclear deal

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

International reaction to the Iran nuclear deal

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Slate Political Gabfest

Slate: The Ted Cruz Is One Angry Canadian Gabfest

Friday, September 27, 2013

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, John Dickerson and Emily Bazelon. This week: Debtageddon, is it coming?; Iran, is it good for the Jews?; revenge porn, is it legal?

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Slate Political Gabfest

Slate: The Terrifying, Looming, Touching-the-Void Awfulness Gabfest

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, John Dickerson and Emily Bazelon. This week: Why Syria, why now? Also, a dreary autumn in U.S. politics and lessons learned over summer vacation.

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Slate Political Gabfest

Slate: The "Come Back Eliot, All Is Forgiven" Gabfest

Friday, July 12, 2013

Slate's Political Gabfest live from Chicago, featuring David Plotz, John Dickerson, Emily Bazelon, and Peter Sagal of Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me! This week: Can democracy survive in Egypt? Can Spitzer and Weiner find redemption? Can adults go to camp?

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

The debate over intervention in Syria

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

The debate over intervention in Syria

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Foreign policy priorities for Obama's second term

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Foreign policy priorities for Obama's second term

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Slate Political Gabfest

Slate: The Will You Sign My Pledge Gabfest

Friday, November 23, 2012

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, John Dickerson and Emily Bazelon. This week: The Norquist Pledge, Israel and Gaza and Spielberg's Lincoln.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Obama and Romney debate foreign policy

Monday, October 22, 2012

Obama and Romney debate foreign policy

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