Michel Martin

NPR

Michel Martin appears in the following:

As U.S. Hands Down New Sanctions On Iran, Will Goodwill Be Short-Lived?

Sunday, January 17, 2016

The U.S. imposed new sanctions on Iran just hours after three Americans released as part of a prisoner swap made their way to Europe. What does this spell for relations between the two countries?

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Attendance Drops At Maryland High School, As Deportation Fears Rise

Sunday, January 17, 2016

A Maryland high school principal says many of her students are skipping school, fearing that they or their parents will be deported.

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What To Watch For In The Democratic Debate, As Primary Race Tightens

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Gov. Martin O'Malley debate Sunday in Charleston, S.C. The Democratic race has is close between Clinton and Sanders.

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View From The White House On Iran Prisoner Exchange

Saturday, January 16, 2016

The Iran prisoner exchange was not an easy decision at the White House. NPR's Scott Horsley talks about some of the factors at play.

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Iran Swaps Prisoners With U.S., Reaches Implementation Day On Nuclear Deal

Saturday, January 16, 2016

On a day that sanctions were lifted on Iran, for its compliance with last July's international nuclear agreement, Iran also released five American prisoners. The U.S. released seven Iranians, as well.

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What It's Like Inside An Iranian Prison

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Roxana Saberi, a journalist who was imprisoned in Iran in 2009, discusses the recent release of American prisoners in the country.

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Luxury And Self-Driving Cars Dominate Auto Show Talk

Saturday, January 16, 2016

NPR's Sonari Glinton tells Michel Martin about week one of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

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Barbershop: Nikki Haley And Oscar Nominations

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Virginia Republican Puneet Ahluwalia, actor Ravi Patel and NPR's Sam Sanders join Michel Martin to talk Nikki Haley hashtags and the Oscar nominations.

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The View From Tehran

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Arthur MacMillan is the Tehran deputy bureau chief at Agence France-Presse. He gives some insight about how the prisoner swap and nuclear deal is being perceived in Iran.

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Alabama And Clemson Face Off Under New Playoff System

Sunday, January 10, 2016

The Alabama Crimson Tide take on the Clemson Tigers in tomorrow's college national championship football game. It's the second year for a new playoff system in college football.

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Cincinnati Bengals Stumble In Playoff Game

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Some critics are calling last night's football game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Steelers a new low in sportsmanship. Tracy Wolfson of CBS Sports explains what went wrong.

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Obama's Final State Of The union

Sunday, January 10, 2016

What to expect when President Obama delivers his final State of the Union on Tuesday, from NPR's Ron Elving.

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Faced With Firing, Wheaton Professor Stands By Her Gesture Of 'Solidarity'

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Wheaton College has begun the process to fire Larycia Hawkins for stating that Muslims worship the same God as Christians. "It was about solidarity," Hawkins says, "which is a Christian principle."

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Word's You'll Hear: 'Implementation Day'

Sunday, January 10, 2016

"Implementation Day" for Iran will come once the country takes steps to shrink and open up its nuclear program to verification.

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Update On Sean Penn's Secret Meeting With 'El Chapo'

Sunday, January 10, 2016

NPR's Carrie Kahn gives an update on the capture of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán and actress Kate Del Castillo's role in the secret meeting between "El Chapo" and actor Sean Penn.

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Who's Buying Lottery Tickets?

Saturday, January 09, 2016

After 18 consecutive Powerball lottery drawings without a winner, the current prize pool has grown to over $900 million dollars. We find out who's paying to play.

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Can I Just Tell You: Problems Money Can't Fix

Sunday, January 03, 2016

Michel Martin shares questions she's pondering as the new year begins — like why one child's death is deemed a tragedy instead of a murder, and another ruled a murder instead of a tragedy.

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Nigeria Declares Victory Over Boko Haram — But Do Nigerians See It That Way?

Sunday, December 27, 2015

With Nigeria's president saying Boko Haram is "technically defeated," we assess its current strength. The Islamist insurgents have lost ground but still terrorize the nation with suicide bombs.

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Auto Industry Poised To Wrap Up A Blockbuster Year

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Amid falling gas prices and easy access to credit, auto dealers sold a record number of cars and trucks in 2015. The last few weeks of the year may be one of the best times to get a deal.

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The Diminishing Middle — And Why That Widens The Gap Between Us

Sunday, December 20, 2015

In light of a recent Pew study that says most Americans are no longer middle-class, NPR's Michel Martin argues that when the middle thins, the ends of the spectrum must yell just to hear each other.

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