Danielle Kurtzleben

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What to watch, read and listen to this weekend

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Each week, the guests and hosts on NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour share what's bringing them joy. This week: two great newsletters, FX's The Bear, and more.

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How Congress responds to Roe decision may affect which party gets control in November

Friday, June 24, 2022

The Supreme Court's abortion decision raises big questions around whether Congress will respond and how it could affect the campaign for control this November.

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Ikea provides yet another service to the world: a catalog of baby names

Saturday, June 18, 2022

IKEA Norway released a list of 800 names of its products that parents may wish to use to name their children. It comes in the midst of a pandemic baby boom in Nordic countries.

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Cooper Raiff wrote and directed 'Cha Chat Real Smooth.' He's also the party starter

Saturday, June 18, 2022

NPR's Danielle Kurtzleben speaks with writer, actor and director Cooper Raiff about his new film, "Cha Cha Real Smooth," about a college graduate who becomes a "party starter."

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Saturday sports: Golden State claims championships; Sue Bird retires

Saturday, June 18, 2022

NPR's Danielle Kurtzleben speaks with Howard Bryant of Meadowlark Media about the NBA championship, WNBA legend Sue Bird's retirement and the host cities for the 2026 World Cup.

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Two economists tell us what we know about rising inflation and the economy right now

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Two economists, Tara Sinclair and Justin Wolfers, speak with NPR's Danielle Kurtzleben about what's causing inflation and how likely is it that a recession is coming.

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Ellyn Gaydos tracks her life in 'Pig Years'

Saturday, June 18, 2022

NPR's Danielle Kurtzleben speaks with author Ellyn Gaydos about her memoir "Pig Years," which documents the joys and sorrows of working on a small farm.

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The northern half of Yellowstone National Park may remain closed the rest of the year

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Catastrophic damage by flooding earlier this week in Yellowstone National Park likely means that the northern half of the park will remain closed the rest of the year.

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Progressives take a leaf out of the conservative playbook to target school boards

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

There has been a groundswell of conservative enthusiasm around school politics in the last few years. Progressives are hoping to have their own source of organization to counter that enthusiasm.

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A House Democrat's anti-abortion stance could cost him a seat

Sunday, May 22, 2022

The only self-identified "pro-life" Democrat in the House is facing a primary runoff challenge in south Texas. The race is one test of whether the party has room for people against abortion rights.

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Here's why Democrats are making the abortion debate about more than abortion

Thursday, May 05, 2022

President Biden and Vice President Harris have both focused on the risks to other rights like marriage and contraception since the draft Supreme Court opinion leaked.

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Overturning Roe v. Wade could erode other rights such as same-sex marriage

Thursday, May 05, 2022

Democrats are warning that the draft opinion from Justice Samuel Alito that would strike down Roe v. Wade could threaten other rights rooted in privacy — including marriage and contraception.

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Protesters — and some supporters — of draft opinion gather outside the Supreme Court

Tuesday, May 03, 2022

Protesters have gathered at the Supreme Court to oppose and cheer the possibility of Roe v. Wade being overturned after a draft opinion that would do so was leaked Monday night.

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Abortion-rights advocates and opponents gather outside the Supreme Court

Tuesday, May 03, 2022

Protesters are gathering outside of the Supreme Court following a leaked opinion draft that indicated the Court will overturn Roe v. Wade.

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Republicans confront (or sidestep) abuse accusations against midterm candidates

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Candidates such as Herschel Walker, Eric Greitens and Max Miller have been accused of abusing partners and, in some cases, children. But some party leaders aren't convinced voters will reject them.

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Georgia GOP Senate candidate Herschel Walker questions evolution

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

The Trump-backed Republican candidate also doubted scientific intervention in human reproduction. He's the favorite in the primary to take on Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock in November.

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Braving rain and cold, Trump's supporters soak up hints of another run

Monday, March 14, 2022

In his speech, the former president also blasted two South Carolina House members who have been critical of him.

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Trump's political revenge tour takes on Republicans who broke with him over Jan. 6

Saturday, March 12, 2022

The former president is campaigning in South Carolina on Saturday night in the district of one GOP lawmaker who voted for impeachment and is facing a primary challenge from a Trump-backed opponent.

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Trump is campaigning against Republicans he dislikes for fall's midterm elections

Friday, March 11, 2022

As primary campaigns for the 2022 elections heat up, former President Trump is campaigning against people in the GOP who have crossed him, such as those who voted to impeach him.

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Republicans are condemning Putin for the invasion of Ukraine — and criticizing Biden

Thursday, February 24, 2022

However, the GOP has not reached full consensus on the Kremlin's actions, with former President Donald Trump remaining an outlier in the party he ostensibly leads.

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