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Clinton Foundation’s Cash Flow; Bruce Jenner's Interview; NYC on Foot

The Clinton Foundation’s questionable cash flow; banning credit checks in the hiring process; a culture of distraction; great NYC walking routes & Bruce Jenner as trans spokesperson.
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Hey I'm Walking Here: New York, a City for Walkers

Monday, April 27, 2015

The editor of The New York Times Magazine talks about great walking routes around the city.
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Bruce Jenner, Trans Spokesperson: 'This Is Who I Am'

Monday, April 27, 2015

Listeners in the transgender community: how do you think Bruce Jenner did in presenting his transition to the public? And how do you feel about Jenner as a transgender spokesperson?
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Hillary Clinton's Cash Flows

Monday, April 27, 2015

New York Times reporter Mike McIntire discusses the news that Hillary Clinton approved a deal with a Russian uranium company that also donated money to the Clinton Foundation. 
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Banning Credit Checks

Monday, April 27, 2015

City Councilman Brad Lander and Sarah Ludwig, co-director of the New Economy Project, talk about a bill Lander sponsored to ban credit checks in most hiring processes.
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Curing the Culture of Distraction

Monday, April 27, 2015

An argument for turning off all distractions - not just technological ones, but mental ones as well.
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Meet Mishy Harman, Israel's Ira Glass

Friday, April 24, 2015

When Mishy Harman created the podcast Sipur Israeli, it was intended for family and friends. Soon it was picked up by Israel's largest radio station and reaching hundreds of thousands.
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Brian Lehrer Weekend: David Brooks, Big Weed & the New Whitney Museum

Friday, April 24, 2015

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: David Brooks (First) | How To Sell (Legal) Pot (Starts at 49:12) | The New Whitney Museum (Starts at 1:20:37)
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The End of the Comcast-Time Warner Deal

Friday, April 24, 2015

A reporter discusses the collapsed deal between Comcast and Time Warner Cable.
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The Wedding Reporter

Friday, April 24, 2015

A writer talks about her personal and professional experiences while reporting on weddings and love for The Washington Post.
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NJ Teacher's Union Shuts Down Talks with Christie

Friday, April 24, 2015

New Jersey's largest teachers union cancels talks with Governor Christie about pension reform.
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The Presidential Apology

Friday, April 24, 2015

An analysis of President Obama's personal apology and the impact of US-led drone warfare in Pakistan.
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The Dr. Oz Dilemma: Influence and Unorthodox Opinions

Friday, April 24, 2015

Dr. Oz is under scrutiny by a group of doctors who are calling for his dismissal as vice-chairman of Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons. 
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Drone Warfare in Pakistan; Dr. Oz in Hot Water; the 'Ira Glass' of Israel

Friday, April 24, 2015

Dr. Oz under scrutiny from Columbia docs; the ethics of US-led drone strikes in Pakistan; teachers unions against Christie on pensions; a weddings reporter; the “Ira Glass” of Israel.
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Inside Yankees Baseball

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Former Yanks pitcher & broadcaster Jim Kaat shares stories from the Yankees' inner sanctum, from negotiations with George Steinbrenner to impromptu batting practice with the NYPD. 
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Big Changes For the Summons Process

Thursday, April 23, 2015

A Queens city councilman discusses two proposals to decriminalize common, low-level offenses.
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The New 'One New York' Plan

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Anthony Shorris, NYC’s first deputy mayor, and Nilda Mesa, director of the office of sustainability, talk about the city’s new sustainability plan, OneNYC.
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The Science Behind Our 'Quest for Cool'

Thursday, April 23, 2015

A look at how humans have judged "coolness" since prehistoric times.
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When Strangers Police Moms

Thursday, April 23, 2015

A writer talks about how her life was turned upside down when a stranger called the police after seeing her leave her child in the car.
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OneNYC; the Quest for Cool & Jim Kaat

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The city's new environmental plan; changes to the way summons are issued in the city; strangers policing parents; the quest for cool and former Yankees pitcher and broadcaster Jim Kaat.
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The Concrete and the Jungle

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

How do stay connected to nature in the big city?
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