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Week In Politics: House Intel Committee, GOP Health Care Bill

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to political commentators Kimberly Atkins of the Boston Herald and Guy Benson of Townhall.com for the about the controversy surrounding the House Intelligence Committee, the debate over the GOP health care bill and Democrats' plan to filibuster Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch.



Ashamed, Confused And In The Closet

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:15:00 -0400

Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. Today the hosts hear from a gay man who is married to a woman and doesn't know what to do.



Week In Politics: GOP Health Care Bill, Trump's Budget Proposal

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:30:00 -0400

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss the Republican health care bill and President Trump's budget proposal.



VIDEO: Nike's New Ad Asks A Question Arab Women Know All Too Well

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:06:00 -0400

'What will they say about you?' It's the name of a new Nike ad targeted to Arab women.



I'm Pregnant. What Would Happen If I Couldn't Afford Health Care?

Sat, 11 Mar 2017 05:00:17 -0500

Prenatal care costs more than $10,000 on average. Dr. Leana Wen wonders what choices she would make if she didn't have health insurance to cover that, and how those choices would affect her baby.



Week In Politics: Republicans Unveil Health Care Plan

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:38:00 -0500

NPR'S Robert Siegel speaks with Matthew Yglesias of Vox and Eliana Johnson of Politico, about the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and President Trump's revised executive order on immigration.



I Kissed A Girl And I Liked It, But She Didn't. What Do I Do?

Sun, 05 Mar 2017 10:00:15 -0500

Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. Today the hosts hear from a woman who thinks she's a lesbian but is married to a man.



Interviewing A Combative White House Spokesperson

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:42:32 -0500

Listeners question the value in interviewing Sebastian Gorka.



Week In Politics: Sessions Recuses Himself From Campaign Investigations

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:30:00 -0500

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss Trump's speech to Congress.



NPR Newsroom Implements New Funding Guidelines

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:02:00 -0500

Changes poke a hole in the firewall between the newsroom and the development office.



Baseball's Proposed Changes Are 'Not So Good,' Says Frank Deford

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 05:10:00 -0500

Commentator Frank Deford thinks some of the proposed changes to make professional baseball more exciting won't help.



For Black College Prospects, Belonging And Safety Often Top Ivy Prestige

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:05:00 -0500

Over the past three years, nearly a third of HBCUs have seen at least a 20 percent increase in applications, which correlates with protests over high-profile racial-violence incidents.



NPR's Full Court Press On Presidential Press Conferences

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:42:00 -0500

How should NPR cover major appearances by President Donald Trump?



Week In Politics: Trump's Speech At CPAC, Race For DNC Chair

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:34:00 -0500

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and David Brooks of The New York Times.



Today's Feminism: Too Much Marketing, Not Enough Reality

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:08:00 -0500

It seems that "feminism" in 2017 is more concerned with promoting superficial trappings of genuine equality than with doing the tough work to address the hard facts of gender and racial inequality.