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Santa Monica, Calif., aims to welcome back historically displaced Black families

Friday, January 21, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Santa Monica City Councilmember Kristin McCowan on the impact the city's "Right to Return" program could have on families displaced for development decades ago.

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Survivor Jon Vaughn on U. of Michigan's sexual assault settlement

Thursday, January 20, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with ex football player and sexual assault survivor Jon Vaughn about the University of Michigan's settlement over allegations of abuse by a former sports doctor.

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Former army general on how the U.S. could back a Ukranian insurgency against Russia

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Peter Zwack, former U.S. Army Brigadier General and global fellow at the Wilson Center, about the possibility of the U.S. arming Ukraine in an insurgency.

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Debris 'as far as the eye can see' along Los Angeles train tracks following thefts

Monday, January 17, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with CBS photojournalist John Schreiber about the thousands of abandoned packages along the Union Pacific train tracks in Los Angeles, signaling large-scale cargo theft.

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Secretary of State Blinken says Russia will face consequences if it invade Ukraine

Thursday, January 13, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken about the United States' role in the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine.

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Go back to school and ditch weekly testing: The advice from one children's hospital

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Dr. David Rubin discusses guidance from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia that says schools should stay open for in-person learning and discontinue required weekly testing.

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Rethinking school safety in the age of omicron

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Dr. David Rubin, primary care physician and director of PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, on how schools should consider navigating the current COVID wave.

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A pediatrician's advice to parents of kids under 5 on omicron, travel and day care

Sunday, January 02, 2022

Amid the omicron surge there is understandable anxiety among parents, particularly for those with kids under 5. Pediatric infectious disease doctor Ibukun Kalu answers some of their questions.

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A pediatrician's advice to parents on omicron, travel and vaccines

Friday, December 31, 2021

Children are being hospitalized for COVID-19 at record rates amid the current surge. Mary Louise Kelly puts questions from parents of kids under 5 to pediatric infectious disease doctor, Ibukun Kalu.

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NPR staff remembers the voices they can't stop thinking about

Friday, December 31, 2021

All Things Considered staff reflect on the stories and voices from the program that moved them in 2021.

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John Wilson wants to capture a New York that's both 'timeless and aggressively dated'

Monday, December 27, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with John Wilson who unveils the absurdity of the mundane in his HBO show, How To With John Wilson.

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Lights between houses in Baltimore neighborhood show connection in pandemic holidays

Friday, December 24, 2021

In 2020, a Baltimore man strung holiday lights across the street to remind his neighbor of the connection they shared despite pandemic isolation. Soon, others hopped on their rooftops to do the same.

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Daniel Dae Kim talks about 'The Hot Zone: Anthrax' and representation

Friday, November 26, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with actor Daniel Dae Kim, about his role in National Geographic's The Hot Zone: Anthrax., in which an FBI agent sets out to find who is sending letters laced with anthrax.

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The Mashpee Wampanoag want you to know the full history behind Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 25, 2021

The Mashpee Wampanoag first encountered the Pilgrims who arrived on the Mayflower ship in 1620. They say much is missing from the often-told Thanksgiving story.

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Quebec Maple Syrup Producers to tap into maple syrup reserves after poor harvest

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Due to a poor spring harvest, the Quebec Maple Syrup Producers announced they'd be tapping into nearly 50 million pounds of its maple syrup strategic reserves in order to keep up with the demand.

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After missteps, Ashley Judd says Time's Up is ready to 'get it right'

Monday, November 22, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Ashley Judd, a Time's Up board member, about the organization's decision to "reset" and lay off the majority of their employees.

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Children's book 'Calvin' shows how a community can embrace a trans child's identity

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Authors JR and Vanessa Ford's experience with their own child coming out inspired the story of the young transgender protagonist in their new children's book.

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Children's book 'Calvin' shows how a community can embrace a trans child's identity

Tuesday, November 09, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with authors and parents Vanessa and JR Ford about their new book Calvin, which explores one child's experience of coming out as transgender.

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What President Xi Jinping's absence from COP26 indicates for China's climate pledges

Tuesday, November 09, 2021

Chinese President Xi Jinping is not attending COP26 in person. Climate analysts and activists weigh in on what his absence means for the climate pledges made by one of the top carbon-emitting nations.

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Why Philadelphia has banned low-level traffic stops

Monday, November 08, 2021

City councilmember Isaiah Thomas, who spearheaded the new legislation, says the new rule was inspired in part by his own experiences with police as a Black man.

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