Last Build Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:52:00 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2016 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:52:00 -0400Gloria Steinem, noted feminist and author, says that if Hillary Clinton is elected to the White House, it does not signify a post-gender society. It's only a beginning, she says.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:36:00 -0400When he asked her out, she needed a pocket dictionary — and two whole days — to respond in English, on a napkin: "Yes, OK." Decades later, the two immigrants are still together — and still in love.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:04 -0400NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to John Birky a Kansas doctor who talks to us about his community's reaction after police foiled a plot to bomb an apartment complex housing Somali refugees.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:04 -0400Mary Louise Kelly speaks to Vicki Shabo, Vice President of the National Partnership for Women and Families on the wage gap for women who are Latina.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:04 -0400How do you unplug from politics in this heated election season? That's a question we put to tourists in front of the White House this weekend.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:00 -0400Zach Gage is an artist and game maker who was frustrated by chess. So he made his own IOS version — Really Bad Chess — in which players get a random assortment of pieces instead of the typical lineup.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:00 -0400Mark Slouka's new memoir Nobody's Son. It chronicles his family's life in Communist Czechoslovakia, their immigration to Pennsylvania and his difficult relationship with his troubled mother.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:00 -0400NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to Joseph Garcia of the Morrison Institute for Public Policy at Arizona State University about how the 2016 Presidential race has become remarkably competitive in Arizona — an historically Republican stronghold.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:00 -0400NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to Maine Public, Chief Political Correspondent of Maine Public about Donald Trump's effort to court voters in Maine's 2nd Congressional District, which might be won by a Republican nominee for the first time since 1988.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:26:00 -0400University students in South Africa have been protesting for weeks, demanding the government make university free. They say the goal is equal access for poor blacks, the country's majority.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 09:00:28 -0400Transparent star Gaby Hoffmann talks about her childhood in Manhattan's Chelsea Hotel. Critic Ken Tucker reviews Dacus' debut album. Safran Foer discusses his new novel, Here I Am.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:49:35 -0400John Slattery, best known for his role in Mad Men, plays Hildy Johnson in the new Broadway production of The Front Page. He tells NPR's Scott Simon "it's a fantastic part in a fantastic play."
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:49:35 -0400Public radio announcer-turned-pro basketball player Kareem Maddox now has two games under his belt. NPR's Scott Simon checks in with him on his new life on the court in Poland.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:49:00 -0400When you encounter sexual harassment and offensive comments at work, what should you do? NPR's Scott Simon asks Dr. Gail Stern about how to respond when you you're in a difficult situation.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:49:00 -0400Utah, traditionally a red state, might vote for a Democrat or an Independent this November. NPR's Scott Simon talks to Utah blogger C. Jane Kendrick about how she is watching the election.