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FEMA head talks about storm recovery efforts

Friday, January 20, 2023

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with FEMA administrator Deanne Criswell about federal storm recovery efforts.


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.


Amid abortion bans, Muslim Americans turn back to their faith's ruling on abortion

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Since the Supreme Court eliminated the constitutional right to an abortion, many Muslims Americans have been turning to their faith to try to figure out: What does Islam say about abortion?


Parini Shroff's laugh-out-loud debut novel explores caste, domestic abuse and murder

Friday, January 06, 2023

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with author Parini Shroff about her debut novel The Bandit Queens, a story about a woman in an Indian village with a dangerous reputation.


The rise of video game unions

Thursday, January 05, 2023

A group of video game testers has formed Microsoft's first labor union in the U.S. NPR's Juana Summers speaks with Nicole Carpenter, senior reporter at Polygon, about the rise of video game unions.


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.


Georgetown Law professor on the Jan. 6 committee's final hearing

Monday, December 19, 2022

NPR's Juana Summers talks with Georgetown Law professor Paul Butler about the Jan. 6 committee wrapping up its hearings.


The World Cup is sparking holiday spirit in hospitals

Friday, December 16, 2022

Hospitals can be lonely places, especially during the holidays. But there's a new kind of holiday spirit sparked by the 2022 FIFA World Cup.


For some, focus on World Cup host Qatar highlights Western double standards

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with MSNBC Host Ayman Mohyeldin about what he calls double standards and western prejudice in coverage of Qatar hosting the World Cup.


Watch: Michelle Obama tells young people to be 'rageful' — but have a plan

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

In The Light We Carry, Michelle Obama opens up about generational life lessons - both personal and public - and how "going high" is more than just a motto.


How Florida, a one-time swing state, turned red

Thursday, November 10, 2022

NPR's Elissa Nadworny talks with Tampa Bay Times Political Editor Emily Mahoney about how Florida, the nation's one-time biggest swing state, has turned redder this midterm season.


Author Louise Kennedy's debut novel explores love and identity in Northern Ireland

Tuesday, November 01, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with author Louise Kennedy about her debut novel, "Trespasses."


Why you should talk to more strangers

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Recent research by The Harvard Business School found that people with a mix of weak and strong social ties report higher levels of happiness and wellbeing.


Your internet is slow because of where you live, not what plan you buy

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with investigative data journalist Leon Yin about a new investigation that found that internet service providers offer slower internet to lower-income, communities of color.


Rishi Sunak becomes the U.K.'s first prime minister of color

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with SOAS, University of London Professor Avinash Paliwal, about the significance of Rishi Sunak becoming the U.K.'s first prime minister of color.


Jan. 6 committee issues a subpoena on Trump and wants him to testify mid-November

Friday, October 21, 2022

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol issued a subpoena on former President Donald Trump. The committee wants him to testify by mid-November.


Iranian American journalist, who was held in Iran's Evin prison, on its fire

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer talks with Iranian American journalist Jason Rezaian, who for a year-and-a-half was held in Iran's Evin prison, which caught on fire Saturday, killing eight people.


Meet Lebanon's first all-female thrash metal band in a new documentary

Monday, October 17, 2022

NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer talks with Shery Bechara and Lilas Mayassi, co-founders of Lebanon's first all-female thrash metal band, "Slave to Sirens," and the subjects of a new documentary, "Sirens."


How protests in Iran are similar to the Constitutional Revolution of 1906

Friday, October 14, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Iranian American writer Reza Aslan about similarities between the current protests in Iran and the Constitutional Revolution of 1906.


The number of birds has declined in America's habitats, except wetlands

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

The number of birds in America's grasslands and shorelines has declined by a third in the last 50 years, according to a new report. But birds are staging a comeback in wetlands.