Emma Bowman

Emma Bowman appears in the following:

Of Protest And Patriotism: A 1968 Gold Medalist Remembers The Games

Friday, October 12, 2018

At the 1968 Games, some African-American athletes protested racial inequality but not all could. At StoryCorps, track star Melvin Pender recalls his teammates' demonstration with pride.

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Brazil's Far-Right Presidential Candidate Leads But Doesn't Avoid A Runoff

Sunday, October 07, 2018

In a defining presidential election that's opened deep divisions, Jair Bolsonaro fell just short of claiming an outright victory, and avert a runoff against leftist rival Fernando Haddad.

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'We Just Got Banksy-ed': 'Girl With Balloon' Sells For $1.4M Before Self-Destructing

Saturday, October 06, 2018

Shortly after the auctioneer's hammer fell, the mysterious street artist's well-known painting passed through a shredder, shocking spectators and bidders at a Sotheby's auction house in London.

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A Veteran Finds Relief Through Fashion: 'It Was So Much About Finding My Peace'

Saturday, October 06, 2018

During his Army deployment, Duane Topping began poring through fashion magazines. In retirement, what started as a sewing hobby to help alleviate his PTSD flourished into a new career as a designer.

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Elon Musk Settles With SEC, Agrees To Step Down As Tesla Chairman

Saturday, September 29, 2018

The Tesla CEO reached a deal with the Securities and Exchange Commission to resolve a securities fraud case. As part of the deal, Tesla and Musk agreed to pay $40 million in penalties.

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WATCH: 'Extremely Rare' 2-Headed Snake Stuns Social Media, Charms Scientists

Saturday, September 29, 2018

A Virginia state herpetologist says finding the mutant copperhead in a resident's yard earlier this month is an "extraordinarily rare" occurrence. Even more stunning, he says, is that it is alive.

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Trump Administration Will Seek To Limit Green Cards For Immigrants Needing Public Aid

Saturday, September 22, 2018

The Department of Homeland Security has proposed a new rule that would expand Trump administration efforts to restrict immigrants' access to welfare programs.

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After A Wildfire Destroys Their Home, Family Struggles To Find 'A New Normal'

Friday, September 21, 2018

A couple who lost priceless belongings to the Tubbs Fire that swept through Northern California last year tries to move forward. "Everything will forever be different for us," Cody Walker says.

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Meredith Corp. To Sell 'Time' Magazine To Salesforce Founder For $190 Million

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Almost eight months after Meredith finalized its purchase of Time Inc., the publishing giant says it reached a deal to sell Time magazine to tech billionaire Marc Benioff and his wife Lynne Benioff.

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Photojournalists Are Demanding A #MeToo Reckoning

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Vox photo editor Kainaz Amaria talks about the unaddressed culture of sexual harassment in the photojournalism industry — a rampant issue she says stems from a glaring gender imbalance.

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'He Belongs To The World': The Powerful Work Of A Jailed Bangladeshi Photographer

Monday, September 10, 2018

Photojournalist and activist Shahidul Alam has helped nurture a generation of South Asian photographers. He was jailed last month on charges of "spreading propaganda and false information."

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Sweden Election: Ruling Party Scrapes A Win As Far-Right Gains Support

Sunday, September 09, 2018

With more than 80 percent of votes counted, the anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats will remain the third-largest party in government, handing the ruling Social Democrats a stinging setback.

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Les Moonves Out At CBS After Harassment Allegations

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Moonves has been accused by at least 12 women of sexual misconduct, including forcing women to perform sex acts on him. He claims that he abided by the principle that " 'no' means 'no.' "

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Female Breakout 'Captain Marvel' Screenwriter Is Disrupting The Superheroine Trope

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Geneva Robertson-Dworet, who wrote Marvel's first female-led film, doesn't want to be a rarity in Hollywood. To advance these dynamic roles, her suggestion is simple: Hire more women.

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'They Thought I Was Dead': A 9/11 Survivor Recalls His Escape

Friday, September 07, 2018

Joe Dittmar was in the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. In a StoryCorps interview last year, he vividly recounts what he saw that morning — and how he got home to his family.

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Mother Of Parkland Victim Wins School Board Seat: 'I Won't Stop' Until Kids Are Safe

Sunday, September 02, 2018

Lori Alhadeff's mission is to make all U.S. schools safe, starting with Broward County, Fla. After her daughter was killed in February's mass shooting, politics has become her vehicle for change.

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Encore: Longtime Partners Find Treasure Among Trash

Friday, August 31, 2018

In 2010, Angelo Bruno and Eddie Nieves talked about the bond they forged working together to clean up New York City. They've since retired from the job, but their friendship hasn't gone to waste.

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3 Dead Including Suspected Gunman After Shooting At Jacksonville Gaming Tournament

Sunday, August 26, 2018

The shooting happened during a Madden NFL competition at a video game bar in downtown Jacksonville. A male suspect killed at least two people before taking his own life. Eleven others are injured.

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'Patriot,' 'Hero,' 'American Original': Politicians Remember John McCain

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Colleagues abandoned their partisanship to offer sympathies for the late Arizona Republican senator and celebrate his legacy. John McCain died on Saturday at age 81.

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'I Never Faked My Love For You': A Mother Opens Up After Her Suicide Attempt

Friday, August 24, 2018

Linda Kwong tells her daughter Emily about the day she tried to kill herself. "In that moment that I took those pills," Linda says, "I wasn't thinking of you and that's hard to accept."

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