Mary Louise Kelly

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Emma Thompson on her new film — and the idea the female orgasm has to be performative

Friday, June 17, 2022

In her new film, Thompson portrays a widower who reckons with her own sexual discovery in an experience she calls "irresistibly delicious."

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Gabby Giffords is still fighting for gun violence victims, years after she became one

Friday, June 17, 2022

Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords was shot in the head more than a decade ago, but this week threw out the first pitch at Fenway Park as part of its Gun Violence Awareness Day.

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American democracy is more vulnerable now than on Jan. 6, Schiff says amid hearings

Thursday, June 16, 2022

American democracy is more vulnerable today than it was on January 6 because the "big lie" that Donald Trump won the 2020 election has spread, says Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA).

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As DACA turns 10, some recipients are split between celebration and frustration

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Ten years ago, the Obama administration announced Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with DACA recipients Diana Pliego and Esder Chong about the past decade.

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Gabby Giffords reflects on this moment in time for gun safety measures

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with former Rep. Gabby Giffords, who was shot more than a decade ago, about whether efforts for gun control may go differently this time due to recent mass shootings.

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Sen. Raphael Warnock on his new memoir 'A Way Out of No Way' and what gives him hope

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Sen. Raphael Warnock about his memoir A Way Out of No Way and how he proved himself wrong by winning a Georgia Senate seat as a Black Democrat.

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Why a phone conversation with Sen. Feinstein worried this reporter

Monday, June 13, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with journalist Rebecca Traister about her recent writing on Sen. Dianne Feinstein's career and reports of her cognitive health.

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Unpacking the 1st night of the U.S. House select committee's Jan. 6 hearings

Thursday, June 09, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly chats with New York University law professor Ryan Goodman to unpack the first night of the Jan. 6 hearings.

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Capitol police sergeant discusses upcoming Jan. 6 hearings

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Capitol Police Sergeant Aquilino Gonell about the upcoming Jan. 6 hearings.

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How TikTok helped save this small Australian candy shop

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

When the pandemic hit, this small business was about to shutter its doors. Then Tiktok came along.

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Chattanooga Police Chief Celeste Murphy on 2nd major shooting in the last 10 days

Monday, June 06, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Chattanooga Police Chief Celeste Murphy about the shooting near a nightclub that killed three and injured 14 others.

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Gun violence prevention advocates wish for more action beyond President Biden's words

Monday, June 06, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with March for Our Lives organizer, Tatiana Washington, about President Biden's actions on gun violence.

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What the shooting in Uvalde has meant for the Latino community

Saturday, June 04, 2022

While the nation is reeling from the shooting in Uvalde, Texas, the Latino community is being hit particularly hard as they see the names and photos of the victims who look and sound like them.

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For Latinos, the Uvalde shooting has an extra layer of grief and trauma

Friday, June 03, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Maria Maldonado-Morales, clinical social worker at Texas Children's Hospital, about the way Latinos have felt after the shooting in Uvalde.

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Canada's proposed bill would freeze the sale or purchase of handguns

Friday, June 03, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Canadian Minister of Public Safety Marco Mendicino about a bill that would place a national freeze on handgun ownership across Canada.

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Gun companies have made billions of dollars since the pandemic began, report says

Friday, June 03, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with The Trace reporter Champe Barton about how gun manufacturers have made record profits during the pandemic.

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Abortion rights might soon be gone. Activists worry same-sex marriage is next

Thursday, June 02, 2022

Jim Obergefell was the named plaintiff in the Supreme Court case that legalized same-sex marriage in 2015. He says if Roe v. Wade is overturned, it means trouble for other social causes.

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A couple describes returning to the streets of Shanghai after 2-month COVID lockdown

Wednesday, June 01, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly follows up with Ha Chuong and Nadav Davidai, a married couple who lives in Shanghai, about what it's like to return to life outside of their apartment.

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Plaintiff in landmark same-sex marriage ruling worries about overturning Roe v. Wade

Wednesday, June 01, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to Jim Obergefell, the plaintiff in the case that established a federal right to same-sex marriage, about what overturning Roe v. Wade could mean for same-sex marriage.

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Ukraine and Scotland face off on the football field on Wednesday

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Alan Pattullo, specialist sports writer at The Scotsman, about the football match between Scotland and Ukraine.

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