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Storycorps

StoryCorps 422: His Name Is Carl

Monday, April 13, 2015

Rebecca Greenberg recently came to StoryCorps with her mother, Laura, to hear about the characters Laura grew up with in Queens during the '50s. She also heard Laura's version of her parents' courtship. It only seemed fair to invite the family back so Rebecca's father, Carl, could tell his side of the story.

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Specials

The Adaptors: An Earth Day Special

Monday, April 13, 2015

“The Adaptors” looks at people who are working to counteract energy and climate crises, from farmers finding new ways to work and live, to garage tinkerers and DIY inventors.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Hillary Clinton Announces; Opting Out of State Tests; The Great Migration

Monday, April 13, 2015

Hillary Clinton's presidential plans; the Iran deal in Farsi and English; opting out of standardized tests; Puerto Rico's 1950 rebellion; art and oral history from the Great Migration.

This American Life

#554: Not It!

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Stories of people, cities, and commonwealths touching their noses and proclaiming "not it!" Including the story of how one city used a rocking chair to take retribution against a late night TV show host, and an island that takes people it doesn't want to

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A Prairie Home Companion

April 11, 2015: The News from Lake Wobegon

Saturday, April 11, 2015

"It's gotten warmer and the ice is now off the lake. It just happened suddenly one day and people all pointed it out to each other, even though everybody knew it, they enjoyed saying it." The Whippets hold their first practice and add their first female player, Martha Hedlund learns more than she cared to know about her mother's personal life, Pastor Liz counsels Kate Inqvist about an unplanned pregnancy, and Senator K. Thorvaldson turns up in Costa Rica during a 21-day cruise.

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NYPR Archives & Preservation

The U.N. and the Challenge to Provide an International Education

Friday, April 10, 2015

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The formation of the United Nations was the perfect impetus for an international school in New York, but what goes into shaping an international "citizen of the world"?
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The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: Aasif Mandvi on Muslim Americans and Television

Friday, April 10, 2015

Aasif Mandvi kicked off our Muslim/American series with a screening of his new show, "Halal in the Family" and a conversation about Muslims and television hosted by Dean Obeidallah.

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Snap Judgment

Snap #609 - Eye Of The Beholder

Friday, April 10, 2015

Next, on an all-NEW Snap, "Eye Of The Beholder." For those who see the beauty in all things. Snap Judgment, storytelling with a BEAT... from PRX and NPR.

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On The Media

Episodes 7 & 8: A Change in the Weather

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Brooke discusses the seventh and eighth episodes of House of Cards with Michael Waldman and John Dean.
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Radiolab

The Living Room

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Producer Briana Breen and the podcast Love + Radio bring us a story about a very eventful year in the life of an accidental voyeur.
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Selected Shorts

Covet Diary

Thursday, April 09, 2015

She had to have that dress!

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Selected Shorts

You Don’t Know What I Deal With

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Hair has power.

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Selected Shorts

I’m Always on the Floor and Working

Thursday, April 09, 2015

The perfect age for women.

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Selected Shorts

The Hat of My Mother

Thursday, April 09, 2015

A hat is kidnapped!

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Selected Shorts

More Women in Clothes

Thursday, April 09, 2015

More readings from the bestselling Women in Clothes, and a hat is kidnapped.

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Specials

Confronting Hatred: 70 Years After the Holocaust

Thursday, April 09, 2015

We examine the ways in which the Holocaust continues to inform contemporary discussions about hate speech, propaganda, and human rights in this new special narrated by Morgan Freeman.

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The Truth

Can You Help Me Find My Mom?

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

A girl is lost and can't find her mom. Why won't anyone help her? Performed by Bee Herbstman, Melanie Hoopes, Ed Herbstman, Evan Sudarsky Abadi, Gregory C. Jones, and Blanche Ames. Written by Diana McCorry, Produced by  Jonathan Mitchell....

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The Jonathan Channel

God Bless The Child

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

In 1941, Billie Holiday co-wrote the lyrics to her famous song, "God Bless the Child". Jonathan Schwartz walks us through it, its lyrics and the process of writing the classic tune.

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On The Media

Episode 5: Marking Their Territory

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Brooke discusses the fifth episode of House of Cards with Fred Kaplan and Patti Solis-Doyle.
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Death, Sex & Money

Marriage Vows Tested By Mental Illness

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Giulia Lukach was three years into her marriage when she began experiencing symptoms of bipolar disorder. She and her husband talk about how her illness has reshaped their marriage. 

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