Justine Kenin

Justine Kenin appears in the following:

The magic of being a Black nerd in Black History Month

Thursday, February 02, 2023

NPR's Juana Summers talks with co-creator of Black Nerds Create Bayana Davis about the collective's month-long digital celebration: Black Magical History Month.

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Justin Bieber sells the rights to his entire catalog for over $200 million

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Justin Bieber is the latest musician to sell the rights to his entire catalog of music. NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Billboard music publishing reporter Kristin Robinson to explain the deal.

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Ben Shelton is the unexpected star of the Australian Open

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

The unexpected star of the Australian Open is a 20-year-old tennis player who had never been outside of the U.S. before this tournament. Ben Shelton has played his way into the quarterfinals.

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Protests against proposed Atlanta police training facility escalate

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Madeline Thigpen, a criminal justice reporter for Capital B Atlanta, about the city's "Stop Cop City" movement after a protester was killed and an officer was shot.

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Gatherings across the world kicked off Lunar New Year celebrations this weekend

Monday, January 23, 2023

This weekend, celebrations across the world kicked off the Lunar New Year. Family gatherings, food, parades and performances ushered in the year of the rabbit.

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49ers' Brock Purdy is no longer 'Mr. Irrelevant'

Thursday, January 19, 2023

The San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy went on a journey from "Mr. Irrelevant" to football superstar.

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NCAA wants Congress' help to stabilize collegiate sports

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Nicole Auerbach, senior writer for The Athletic, describes the NCAA's next steps toward stabilizing collegiate sports and why action from Congress is seen as the solution.

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Jury selection begins for Mexico's ex-security head accused of taking cartels' bribes

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Futuro Media's Maria Hinojosa about the start of jury selection in the trial of Genaro Garcia Luna, the ex-security head in Mexico accused of working with cartels.

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Hakeem Jeffries is the first Black lawmaker nominated for Speaker of the House

Wednesday, January 04, 2023

Democratic Congressman Hakeem Jeffries became the first Black lawmaker nominated for Speaker of the House. He also became the first Democrat since 2007 to earn unanimous support from their caucus.

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Looking back at a decade of GOP hard-liners in Congress

Wednesday, January 04, 2023

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Paul Kane of The Washington Post about the recent history of the influence of hard-line Republicans in the House of Representatives.

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Why House speaker has been Kevin McCarthy's ultimate goal

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with McClatchy reporter Gillian Brassail about Kevin McCarthy's long and winding road to Tuesday's vote for speaker in the House of Representatives.

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Encore: Author Erica Perl on her book, 'The Ninth Night of Hanukkah'

Monday, December 26, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with author Erica Perl about her book, "The Ninth Night of Hanukkah," which shares the story of two kids inspired to start a new unusual tradition.

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What the freezing weather means for holiday football games

Friday, December 23, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with WGN reporter Larry Hawley about the freezing weather conditions for Saturday's Chicago Bears game.

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Madrid students bring joy — and money — to people all over Spain

Thursday, December 22, 2022

The traditional Spanish Christmas Lottery happens every Dec. 22. Madrid students bring joy, and sometimes a lot of money, to people all over Spain. Its top prize is known as "El Gordo."

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Writer on how his book set in 1940s Los Angeles parallels today's illiberal democracy

Thursday, December 22, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with writer Antony Marra about his book, "Mercury Pictures Presents."

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Writer Rax King on her favorite book, 'Dancing Queen' by Lisa Carver

Thursday, December 22, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with writer Rax King about one of her favorite books, "Dancing Queen" by Lisa Carver.

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Pittsburgh Steelers running back Franco Harris died Wednesday at age 72

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Franco Harris, known for the most iconic catch in NFL history, died Wednesday at age 72. His "Immaculate Reception" lifted his team and name to the annals of football.

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What Trump's tax returns reveal about him and the U.S.' financial disclosure system

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with New York Times reporter Russ Buettner about what the release of former President Donald Trump's taxes reveals and what kind of precedent the move sets.

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Tourists are trapped in Lima as protesters block main roads

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with reporter Simeon Tegel about efforts to evacuate tourists trapped in and around Lima, Peru, as protesters block main roads after the former president's ousting.

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A member of the Jan. 6 committee on its final hearing

Monday, December 19, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Rep. Adam Schiff, a member of the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack.

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