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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:01:25 +0000
Guests: Robinson Meyer, Alec Luhn, Rukmini Callimachi We have three stories for today’s edition of Radio Times. First, we’ll hear about President Trump’s executive order which reverse many of the environmental protections that the Obama administration had implemented. […]
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:01:38 +0000
Guests: Liz Evans, Priya Mammen, Devin Reaves Prescription painkillers and heroin are killing hundreds of people each year in our region. Last year, over 900 people died of overdoses in Philadelphia alone. As opioid abuse continues to plague […]
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:01:09 +0000
Guests: Samantha Harris, Jason Stanley Guest host Mary Cummings-Jordan will talk to a panel about the on-going debate about free speech on college campuses, following a protest at Middlebury College in which students prevented conservative Charles Murray from […]
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:01:16 +0000
Guest: Joselin Linder Joselin Linder carries a rare mutation in her genes that is unique to the Linder family. The mutation causes a disease that killed her father in middle age and four other members of her family. […]
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 04:01:16 +0000
Guest: Chris Hayes There are two American criminal justice systems – one you’d expect to find in a democracy, the other you’d find in an occupied land. That’s the argument in CHRIS HAYES’ new book, A Colony in […]
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:01:42 +0000
Guests: Robert Baer, John Dean FBI Director James Comey announced at a House hearing on Monday that they are investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. It’s the latest development in what has become insurmountable evidence […]
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:01:51 +0000
Guests: Lisa McElroy, Carol Nackenoff We’ll be listening to live NPR coverage this morning of the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings of Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch. Marty will follow NPR’s coverage by getting reactions and analysis from […]
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 04:01:13 +0000
Guests: Lawrence Krauss Why are we here? That’s the question theoretical physicist LAWRENCE KRAUSS asks and answers in his new book, The Greatest Story Ever Told – So Far. Krauss traces the discoveries in physics that have altered […]
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:02:13 +0000
Guests: Bill Hayes, Gregory Korte Neurologist Oliver Sacks was a public person known for his writing that humanized people with unusual medical conditions. There was a private side that he revealed in his memoir, On the Move, published […]
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 04:01:49 +0000
Guests: Jannie Blackwell, David Hardy, Will Hayes The Committee on Education of the City Council of Philadelphia will hold a public hearing next week to discuss ways to improve the graduation rates for African American young men attending college. […]