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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:31:30 -0400As my grandfather lay dying from Black Lung disease, his eldest children did not question or doubt his advice to them: go out and get educations, and master newer ways of working.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:19:00 -0400There's nothing like your mother's baking to make the world right.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:34:00 -0400NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with E.J. Dionne, of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and Kristen Soltis Anderson of the Washington Examiner and Echelon Insights.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:55:00 -0400Despite the company-wide initiative for diverse hiring, change in the newsroom has been incremental.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:31:00 -0400On Saturday, people from around the country will take to the streets in the March for Science. Organizers say that the point of the March is not to make science political, but to highlight the reality of science to politicians, as a guide in policymaking, in which science is an uncharted issue.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:49:00 -0400The business model for diversity teaches students about cultural preferences and how to avoid offense, but it is ill-equipped to unpack social group power dynamics.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 14:00:27 -0400Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. Today the hosts hear from a woman with a much younger boyfriend. She wants a baby; he doesn't.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 07:28:00 -0400Should the secretary of state travel with a press pool? NPR's Linda Wertheimer thinks it would be good for Secretary Tillerson and the public if he took the media along on his trips.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 18:12:00 -0400The politics of respectability were complicated this week when a 69 year-old Asian-American doctor was forcibly dragged off a United Airlines flight.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:45:39 -0400NPR's Audie Cornish wraps up the week in politics with Reihan Salam of the National Review and Kimberly Atkins of the Boston Herald. They discuss President Trump's changing policy positions.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 05:15:00 -0400Steroids used to be the scourge of baseball, to the extent that Congress held hearings about it. Commentator Pablo Torre of ESPN The Magazine says time has been kind to some of the worst offenders.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 16:29:28 -0400Complaints about bias have increased in past months. Here are some possible reasons why.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:00:00 -0400Unlike food — which gives us sensory cues like crunchy and hot, as well as tasting, say, salty — with wine, it's all about tiny differences in taste and smell. The danger is in getting too poetic.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 07:51:00 -0400The Internet is full of science fiction becoming science fact. NPR Science Editor Geoff Brumfiel is ready to make a stand. Sort of.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 04:03:00 -0400The mayor's mention of "like you do with your children," raises questions about his grasp of his school district's largest student and parent constituency — African-Americans and Latinos.