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danah boyd — Online Reflections of Our Offline Lives

Thursday, April 09, 2015

danah boyd has intriguing advice on the technologically-fueled generation gaps of our age — that our children’s immersion in social media may offer a kind of respite from their over-structured, overscheduled analog lives.

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[Unedited] danah boyd with Krista Tippett

Thursday, April 09, 2015

danah boyd has intriguing advice on the technologically-fueled generation gaps of our age — that our children’s immersion in social media may offer a kind of respite from their over-structured, overscheduled analog lives.

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Brené Brown — The Courage to Be Vulnerable [remix]

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Courage is borne out of vulnerability, not strength. This finding of Brené Brown’s research on shame and "wholeheartedness" shook the perfectionist ground beneath her own feet. And now it’s inspiring millions to reconsider the way they live and parent.

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[Unedited] Brené Brown with Krista Tippett

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Courage is borne out of vulnerability, not strength. This finding of Brené Brown’s research on shame and "wholeheartedness" shook the perfectionist ground beneath her own feet. And now it’s inspiring millions to reconsider the way they live and parent.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 410: Standing with a Giant

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

In his early 20s, Max Starkloff was in a near fatal car accident, which left him quadriplegic and living in a nursing home. One day he came across a young woman who worked there, named Colleen. At StoryCorps in St. Louis, Colleen Kelly Starkloff sat down with her daughter, Meaghan Starkloff Breitenstein, to remember him.

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Parker Palmer and Courtney Martin — The Inner Life of Rebellion

Thursday, January 08, 2015

The history of rebellion is rife with excess and burnout. But new generations have a distinctive commitment to be reflective and activist at once, to be in service as much as in charge and to learn from history while bringing very new realities into being

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[Unedited] Parker Palmer and Courtney Martin with Krista Tippett

Thursday, January 08, 2015

The history of rebellion is rife with excess and burnout. But new generations have a distinctive commitment to be reflective and activist at once, to be in service as much as in charge and to learn from history while bringing very new realities into being

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Slate Political Gabfest

The Political Gabfest: The You're a Facebook Lab Rat Edition

Friday, July 04, 2014

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring Emily Bazelon, David Plotz, and John Dickerson. This week: The High Court's Hobby Lobby decision, the impasse over immigration reform, and Facebook's ethically ambiguous research.

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On Being

Jonathan Haidt — The Psychology Behind Morality

Thursday, June 12, 2014

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[Unedited] Jonathan Haidt with Krista Tippett

Thursday, June 12, 2014

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Listen to Lucy

I want to put my whole workplace on a new diet

Sunday, January 26, 2014

I want to put my whole workplace on a new diet

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Brené Brown — The Courage to Be Vulnerable [remix]

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Courage is borne out of vulnerability, not strength. This finding of Brené Brown’s research on shame and "wholeheartedness" shook the perfectionist ground beneath her own feet. And now it’s inspiring millions to reconsider the way they live and parent.

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[Unedited] Brené Brown with Krista Tippett

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Courage is borne out of vulnerability, not strength. This finding of Brené Brown’s research on shame and "wholeheartedness" shook the perfectionist ground beneath her own feet. And now it’s inspiring millions to reconsider the way they live and parent.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Miss Manners at Work

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Mother-son/co-author duo Judith Martin, aka “Miss Manners”, and Nicholas Ivor Martin, share insights from their new book Miss Manners Minds Your Business and answer your questions on where etiquette and doing business meet.

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Slate Culture Gabfest

The Culture Gabfest: Pop Rocks in a Fanny Pack Edition

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Slate contributors Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens and June Thomas discuss the passing of Roger Ebert, National Geographic's series about the 1980's and social class in Britain.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

A post-Davos debrief on the state of the world economy

Thursday, January 31, 2013

A post-Davos debrief on the state of the world economy

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Listen to Lucy

Why I’m proud to have no Klout

Monday, December 03, 2012

Why I’m proud to have no Klout

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Sherry Turkle — Alive Enough? Reflecting on Our Technology [remix]

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Sherry Turkle directs the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self. Her book, Alone Together, created a catchword for anxiety about the alienating potential of technology. But that's not really her message. We explore the real challenge she poses — that we c

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[Unedited] Sherry Turkle with Krista Tippett

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Sherry Turkle directs the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self. Her book, Alone Together, created a catchword for anxiety about the alienating potential of technology. But that's not really her message. We explore the real challenge she poses — that we c

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Mike Rose — The Meaning of Intelligence [remix]

Thursday, August 30, 2012

An expansive reflection on work, education, and civic imagination with an esteemed researcher and teacher at UCLA and a poetic writer. We explore his perspective, through life and scholarship, on hard subjects that drive to the heart of who we are -- l

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