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BackStory

Can We Still Call it Wilderness?

Friday, September 12, 2014

With the American History Guys

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Together Apart

Friday, September 05, 2014

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Prisoners at War

Friday, August 29, 2014

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Red Summer

Friday, August 22, 2014

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Earthrise: Behind the Lens

Friday, August 15, 2014

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A Century Of Reform

Friday, August 08, 2014

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Public Pools, Contested Waters

Friday, August 01, 2014

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Dress Doctors

Friday, July 25, 2014

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First Person

Friday, July 18, 2014

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Ping-Pong Diplomacy

Friday, July 11, 2014

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Frederick Douglass and July 4th

Saturday, July 05, 2014

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The Supreme Court and Civil Rights

Friday, June 27, 2014

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Transportation Nation

A Year Before Opening, Virginia Toll Road Builder Launches E-ZPass Campaign

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

WAMU

The firm building the 95 Express Lanes in Northern Virginia wants carpoolers to get their E-ZPass transponder now, even though the new HOT lanes stretching are not expected to open until early next year.

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Transportation Nation

Virginia's New Transportation Chief Has Both Money And Long List Of Projects

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

In his first interview since taking office, Virginia's new transportation secretary talks about his priorities—and says he supports a new bill that places public transit on equal footing with highways.

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Radio Diaries

#7: The Last Man on the Mountain

Thursday, November 14, 2013

A profile of the last man standing.

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Slate Political Gabfest

The Political Gabfest: The It's Not Plagiarism If You Say It in a Loud Voice Edition

Friday, November 08, 2013

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, John Dickerson and Emily Bazelon. This week: Christie's decisive victory, Paul's apparent plagiarism, and Bazelon's Nazi anatomists.

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The Takeaway

Virginia Governor's Race: A GOP Referendum?

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Once a Republican stronghold, the state of Virginia might be straying from its roots. Thanks to rapidly changing demographics and a strident GOP candidate, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe leads Republican Ken Cuccinelli by seven points. Daniel Palazzolo, professor of political science at the University of Richmond, examines what the implications could be if McAuliffe wins.

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Transportation Nation

Lawmakers Want to Bring Offshore Drilling To Virginia Waters

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

WAMU

A bipartisan group of Virginia lawmakers want to bring oil and gas drilling off the commonwealth's coast. And now, the state's senators are crafting legislation to force the federal government's hand.

 

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Transportation Nation

To Urbanize or Not To Urbanize? Virginia Residents Divided Over Metro Expansion

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Should Virginia's Route One corridor remain a string of suburban strip malls and big-box stores connected by a bus-rapid transit line? Or should it become a high-density corridor similar to Rosslyn or Ballston?

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Transportation Nation

D.C.'s Outer Beltway Plan Draws Ferocious Opposition, as Business Leaders Cry For More Lanes

Friday, May 31, 2013

WAMU

A plan to add roadways to the D.C. suburbs is drawing fierce opposition. The so called "outer beltway" project stole the show at a recent public meeting, hinting at the ferocity of resistance in store for the plan to build a 45-mile, north-south corridor in the western suburbs of Washington. 

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