Audie Cornish

Audie Cornish appears in the following:

President of truck driving school says driver shortage is causing supply chain issues

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Bruce Busada, president of the Diesel Driving Academy, about how truck driver shortages are worsening supply chain struggles.

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Raising the price of fossil fuels to reflect the true social cost

Monday, October 11, 2021

Researchers at the International Monetary Fund say trillions of dollars in fossil fuel subsidies are making greenhouse-gas-producing fuels cheaper than they should be and making climate change worse.

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Facebook is under new scrutiny for it's role in Ethiopia's conflict

Monday, October 11, 2021

A whistleblower says Facebook's algorithms could be stoking tensions and fanning ethnic violence in Ethiopia.

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A whistleblower spurred new calls for oversight of Facebook. Now what happens?

Monday, October 11, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Nate Persily, director of the Stanford Cyber Policy Center, about his proposal to allow for more independent oversight of Facebook.

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In a new podcast, Anita Hill and Christine Blasey Ford converse for the 1st time

Thursday, October 07, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Salamishah Tillet, co-host of a new podcast that puts Anita Hill and Christine Blasey Ford in conversation together, for the first time. It's called Because of Anita.

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How Janet Jackson's 'Control' shook the room for decades

Wednesday, October 06, 2021

Janet Jackson's Control turns 35 this week. NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Sam Sanders of It's Been A Minute, who investigated the album's making and legacy to commemorate the anniversary.

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More than social media: The WhatsApp outage affected small businesses worldwide

Wednesday, October 06, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Ayman El Tarabishy, professor at George Washington University, about how Facebook's outage earlier this week halted work for businesses who rely on WhatsApp worldwide.

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explores relationship between his cop father and his activism

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his new essay, "Black Cop's Kid," on growing up with a police officer as a father and how Black activism in sports has changed since the 1960s.

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Journalist explains the immediate international fallout of the Pandora Papers

Monday, October 04, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Spencer Woodman, reporter at the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, which led an investigation into offshore banking dubbed the Pandora Papers.

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Comedian Josh Johnson Dares To Make Us Laugh In A Global Pandemic

Thursday, September 30, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with comedian Josh Johnson about his newfound success and how comedy has served as a processing tool for collective trauma throughout the pandemic.

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How An Author And Illustrator Adapted Nina Simone's Complicated Life Story For Kids

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with author Traci Todd and illustrator Christian Robinson about their new children's book 'NINA: A Story of Nina Simone,' and adapting a complicated figure's story for kids.

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How The Southern U.S. Border Has Become A Nearly Constant Humanitarian Crisis

Friday, September 24, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Yale professor Alicia Camacho and NPR correspondent Franco Ordoñez about Latin American migration into the U.S. and government policies trying to address it.

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WNBA Playoffs Start Tonight. Here's A Preview Of What To Expect

Thursday, September 23, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Lyndsey D'Arcangelo of The Athletic about the WNBA playoffs, which begins with the New York Liberty, who grabbed the final slot in the tournament on a technicality.

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DHS Secretary Mayorkas On Border Conditions And Next Steps For Surge Of Migrants

Thursday, September 23, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas about the government's handling of refugees at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Congresswoman Bush On Her Efforts To Reinstate A Ban On Evictions During The Pandemic

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Rep. Cori Bush, D-Mo., about her ongoing efforts to expand access to emergency rental assistance funds to households at risk of eviction during the pandemic.

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Haitians Pushed To U.S. Border By Misinformation Now Angry At Deportation

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Jacqueline Charles of the Miami Herald and John Holman of Al Jazeera English about the Haitian migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border and those being returned to Haiti.

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More On The Investigations Into Video Game Publisher Giant Activision Blizzard

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Wall Street Journal reporter Kirsten Grind about the recent turmoil at video game company Activision Blizzard.

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How Surveillance Programs Developed After 9/11 — And How Those Targeted Pushed Back

Friday, September 10, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Ahmed Mohamed, legal director at the New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, about the surveillance of Muslim communities after 9/11.

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Maya Cade, Creator Of The Black Film Archive, On Making Black Cinema More Accessible

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Maya Cade, who saw how hard it is to access movies by Black directors — so she created the Black Film Archive, a collection of nearly 250 films spanning seven decades.

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The 2021 U.S. Open Has Hit Its Stride

Monday, September 06, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with sports reporter Howard Bryant about the players taking to the court at the 2021 U.S. Open.

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