Emma Bowman

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'Exalting The Banal To The Monumental' Through California Skate Parks

Sunday, October 13, 2019

The state that gave birth to modern skateboarding is home to concrete playgrounds that are works of art in the eyes of photographer Amir Zaki: "They become more imaginative and open as spaces."

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Ronan Farrow Stands By His Reporting On NBC's 'Corrosive' Secrecy Around Sexual Abuse

Friday, October 11, 2019

Farrow tells NPR powerful media executives went to great lengths to kill his story on sexual assault allegations, to the point where he thought, if it didn't see light, "more people would get hurt."

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'A Great Burden Was Lifted': A Father's Made-Up Day Of Forgiveness

Friday, October 11, 2019

Bernie Feldstein created "Amnesty Day," a tradition he started so his kids could confess anything without punishment. "I just wanted you to feel that you could share anything with me," he told them.

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Rachel Maddow On How Russia's 'Resource Curse' Drove Putin To Election Interference

Saturday, October 05, 2019

The MSNBC host's new book examines how the Russian economy's reliance on oil and natural gas contributed to Vladimir Putin's decision to interfere in the 2016 presidential election.

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Before He Animated For Disney, He Sketched Cartoons In An Internment Camp

Friday, October 04, 2019

As a child, Willie Ito spent nearly three years in a Japanese American internment camp. At StoryCorps, he tells his son how he went from doodling on Sears catalogs to animating for Walt Disney.

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David Cameron Talks Brexit And His 'Greatest Regret' In New Book 'For The Record'

Sunday, September 29, 2019

The former prime minister, who called for the referendum that unleashed the ongoing turmoil around Britain's exit from the EU, says he is "deeply depressed by what's happening."

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Sikh Deputy 'Trailblazer' Fatally Shot In Houston-Area Traffic Stop

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Sandeep Dhaliwal emerged as a symbol of religious diversity in law enforcement as the first Sikh to become a sheriff's deputy in Harris County. "He was a unifying symbol," a city official said.

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A Refugee Family Takes Viewers On A Years-Long Escape In 'Midnight Traveler'

Saturday, September 28, 2019

An Afghan filmmaker and his family shot hundreds of hours of cell phone footage after fleeing the Taliban. Producer Emelie Mahdavian said it was important to let their first-person story stand alone.

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Texas Country Rocker Paul Cauthen Preaches The Good, The Bad And The Prickly

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Faith may be a constant in the country music artist's new album, Room 41, but he's not hiding his demons. "I just try to write some lyrics that can maybe prick somebody's heart," Cauthen says.

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For A Black Woman In The Military, Harassment Was Its Own Battle

Saturday, September 21, 2019

At StoryCorps, retired Col. Denise Baken says the challenges she faced as both a woman and an African American in the Army weighed her down over time, mentally and physically.

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Bianca Andreescu Snatches Historic Victory From Serena Williams, Wins 1st Grand Slam

Saturday, September 07, 2019

With her win at the U.S. Open, Andreescu became the first Canadian to win a major singles title.

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5 Dead As Slow-Moving Dorian Batters The Bahamas, Tracks Toward U.S.

Monday, September 02, 2019

The prime minister said five people were killed on Abaco Island. The Category 3 storm sustains 125 mph winds with "life-threatening" storm surge levels expected on Florida's east coast by late Monday.

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Historic Hurricane Dorian Bears Down On Northern Bahamas As A Category 5 Storm

Sunday, September 01, 2019

With sustained winds of 185 mph, Dorian is hitting the Bahamas as "the strongest hurricane in modern records" to hit the archipelago, according to the National Hurricane Center.

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For 2 Nurses, Working In The ICU Is 'A Gift Of A Job'

Friday, August 30, 2019

For years, Kristin Sollars and Marci Ebberts worked together caring for critically ill patients, a job they say is also a daily mindset. "You carry a little bit of them with you," Ebberts said.

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When His Mom Was Deported In 2008, A Certainty Shattered: 'Where Is Home?'

Friday, August 23, 2019

Pedro Lopez, a 24-year-old born in Mexico, recalls when ICE agents raided the meatpacking plant in Iowa where his parents worked. "It was just shattering," he said.

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Their 'Tough' Mom Was Also The Navy's 1st Asian American Woman Officer

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Susan Ahn Cuddy didn't fit the 1950s housewife mold. For one, she was an expert in air combat tactics. It wasn't until after her death in 2015 that her kids understood the full extent of her legacy.

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How One Mom Talks To Her Sons About Hate On The Internet

Saturday, August 17, 2019

White teenage boys are being exposed via social media to groups peddling hate. Writer Joanna Schroeder explains how she protects her kids from the extremist propaganda they encounter online.

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Coming Out As Transgender When There Was No Language To Describe It

Friday, August 16, 2019

In the late 1960s, Elizabeth Coffey-Williams' family kicked her out after she told them that she was transgender — before many knew what that meant. A little brother's embrace welcomed her back.

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'What You Did Changed Me': Ferguson Protesters Found Friendship Amid Unrest

Friday, August 09, 2019

Jamell Spann and Elizabeth Vega protested in Ferguson, Mo., after the shooting death of Michael Brown. A comforting response in a moment of rawness, immortalized in an iconic photo, led to friendship.

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Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting: Boy, 6, And Girl, 13, Among The Victims In California

Monday, July 29, 2019

"He was joyful, always wanted to play, always positive," Alberto Romero said of his 6-year-old son, Stephen. Police say the gunman got an AK-47-style rifle into the area by cutting through a fence.

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