Jay Cowit appears in the following:
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
In part II of the new series, "Commuted: Life After Prison," The Takeaway travels with the family of Aaron Glasscock as they meet him for the first time as a free man.
Monday, February 27, 2017
Aaron Glasscock was just 22 when he was sentenced to 30 years in prison in 1999 for a non-violent drug offense. Now 20 years later, Aaron’s sentence was commuted. This is his story.
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Writer, feminist, and humorist Lindy West says she's leaving Twitter because she says that the social media service hasn’t done enough to reign in trolls and hate speech.
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Pianist Holly Bowling has spent her entire life listening to the band Phish, and now she's re-imagining Phish and other jam bands like The Grateful Dead for piano solos.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Locals are concerned that the expansion of San Diego's deep water cargo port could lead to more pollution.
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Simon Reynolds, author of the new book “Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and Its Legacy, from the Seventies to the Twenty-First Century” explores the evolution and cultural impact of glam.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
It's been an intense campaign, but we couldn't pass up one more chance to look back at the highs and lows of the 2016 election.
Thursday, November 03, 2016
The Cubs did it! Here's how announcers from Chicago to Russia called the 2016 world series.
Saturday, June 25, 2016
An audio essay by Takeaway Host John Hockenberry was selected for two Edward R. Murrow awards. Listen to the award-winning piece, and hear what John has to say about the win.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
We put a beat to the congressman's impassioned words.
Monday, June 13, 2016
Takeaway listeners from around the country discuss the Orlando massacre that left 49 dead and more than 50 injured.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
From Ozzy Osbourne's "Crazy Train," to Marvin Gaye's "What's Going On," we've crafted a playlist for the mayhem of the 2016 election.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Ubiquitous jazz and jam-band musician Marco Benevento's latest solo album, "The Story of Fred Short," is named for a Native American man who lived on his land in Upstate New York.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Fans of public radio will find something fresh and familiar in TJ Reynold's new album NPR. He has remixed the theme songs of The Takeaway, Marketplace, The Diane Rehm Show and others.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Friday, December 04, 2015
What's on your Christmas list? Robot drones are this year's must-have toy—about a million drones will be sold during the holiday season.
Monday, September 07, 2015
From extreme poverty to inequality and climate change, The Takeaway explores how citizens and governments are acting to better the world in the 21st century.
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
DJ, producer, songwriter, and bandleader Josh Legg, known as DJ Goldroom, is an electronic artist inspired by the likes of Bob Dylan and Nirvana.
Saturday, August 01, 2015
The Takeaway Weekender Podcast hears from singer-songwriter Joss Stone about her music's world influences. Her new album "Water For Your Soul" dropped on Friday.