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A live, two-hour morning news-analysis program.



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China Explores Social Credit Scores

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:46:32 -0500

A Chinese project is tracking everything citizens do and ranking them based on their behavior – like a credit score. With impact. We'll check it out.


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Public School Funding At A Loss, In Oklahoma And Beyond

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:53:30 -0500

Oklahoma public schools are on the ropes after years of budget cuts. Four-day school weeks and more. We'll take it as a big case study and and look at Donald Trump's new education secretary.


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Why A Third Of Millennials Live At Home

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 12:02:31 -0500

No more 'empty nest'. A third of millennials now live at home with their parents. We'll look at what's still pushing that trend.


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https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/503351286/npr_503351286.mp3?orgId=1&d=2790&p=510053&story=503351286&t=podcast&e=503351286&ft=pod&f=510053










StoryCorps Shares Thanksgiving Stories

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:26:38 -0500

We partner with Storycorps to hear family stories – joyful, painful, heartfelt – from their "Great Thanksgiving Listen."


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The Future — Or End — Of Identity Politics

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 13:34:32 -0500

Diversity and the Democratic Party. Hillary Clinton campaigned on it — and lost. Mark Lilla says "identity liberalism" is over. Is it? He's with us.


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https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/503172400/npr_503172400.mp3?orgId=1&d=2842&p=510053&story=503172400&t=podcast&e=503172400&ft=pod&f=510053













The U.S. And Mexico In A Trump Administration

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:57:07 -0500

The US and Mexico after Donald Trump's election. From the wall to NAFTA to big deportation threats, we'll drill down into what's next in a US-Mexico face-off.


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https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/502904520/npr_502904520.mp3?orgId=1&d=2819&p=510053&story=502904520&t=podcast&e=502904520&ft=pod&f=510053







Week In The News: Trump Transition, Obama Abroad, Gwen Ifill Dies

Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:22:31 -0500

Trump in transition. The President's final trip abroad. Southeast wildfires. Steve Bannon. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/502597815/npr_502597815.mp3?orgId=1&d=2810&p=510053&story=502597815&t=podcast&e=502597815&ft=pod&f=510053




The Unheard History Of Books In Your Ears

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:21:37 -0500

Books in your ears. The history of audiobooks from wax cylinders to the digital age. We'll trace the untold story of the talking book.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/502466346/npr_502466346.mp3?orgId=1&d=2831&p=510053&story=502466346&t=podcast&e=502466346&ft=pod&f=510053
















'Draining The Swamp' And The Trump Transition

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 13:14:38 -0500

Draining the Washington swamp. We'll look at what that meant on the campaign trail, and what President-elect Trump may actually do.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/502194310/npr_502194310.mp3?orgId=1&d=2795&p=510053&story=502194310&t=podcast&e=502194310&ft=pod&f=510053













Week In The News: Trump's Victory, Republicans On Top, Unity And Anger

Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:20:35 -0500

Election earthquake. President-Elect Trump. Clinton's stunning defeat. Protests and calls for unity. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/501736431/npr_501736431.mp3?orgId=1&d=2834&p=510053&story=501736431&t=podcast&e=501736431&ft=pod&f=510053







President-Elect Trump And The World

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:06:21 -0500

The world and President Trump. From alliances to global trade to ISIS and "the Wall," we look at the world looking at Trump.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/501600270/npr_501600270.mp3?orgId=1&d=2862&p=510053&story=501600270&t=podcast&e=501600270&ft=pod&f=510053
















Election Day In American History

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 12:52:37 -0500

On Election Day, we look to American history at the presidential polls. Other dramatic election battles, and how the country came through.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/501193732/npr_501193732.mp3?orgId=1&d=2838&p=510053&story=501193732&t=podcast&e=501193732&ft=pod&f=510053










Fresh Controversy In Male Birth Control

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 13:52:29 -0400

A birth control shot for men. Studies cut short after hormonal side-effects. Women say, "What?!" We'll take a look at the future of male contraception.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/500720533/npr_500720533.mp3?orgId=1&d=2827&p=510053&story=500720533&t=podcast&e=500720533&ft=pod&f=510053




Week In The News: Cubs Win, Election Countdown, Moves On Mosul

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 13:14:29 -0400

A fight to the campaign finish. The FBI Director under fire. Iraqi troops in Mosul. And the Chicago Cubs win at last. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/500713111/npr_500713111.mp3?orgId=1&d=2822&p=510053&story=500713111&t=podcast&e=500713111&ft=pod&f=510053




Building A More Ethical High-Tech Economy

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 13:44:28 -0400

One Silicon Valley techie's call on fellow developers to stop building our digital addiction into their products for the sake of us all.


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Global Trade: Fact And Fiction

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 13:20:34 -0400

Economists say global trade has been declining for the last two years. So why all the talk of being killed in the trade sector?


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A Deep Dig On GMO And Crop Yields

Wed, 02 Nov 2016 13:58:31 -0400

GMO crops were supposed to accelerate increases in crop yields and decrease pesticide use. A new investigation says neither is true.


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https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/500403520/npr_500403520.mp3?orgId=1&d=2830&p=510053&story=500403520&t=podcast&e=500403520&ft=pod&f=510053




Nuclear Policy And The Next President

Wed, 02 Nov 2016 13:20:45 -0400

US-Russia nuclear tensions have risen sharply. Agreements failing. New deployments. We'll look at the challenge for the next president.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/500398002/npr_500398002.mp3?orgId=1&d=2831&p=510053&story=500398002&t=podcast&e=500398002&ft=pod&f=510053







Preparing For A Tense National Election Day

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:34:45 -0400

With one week until the election, there's been so much talk of rigging, intimidation, hacking the vote. We'll look at the actual risk, and the impact of the warnings.


Media Files:
https://play.podtrac.com/npr-510053/npr.mc.tritondigital.com/ONPOINT_PODCAST/media/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/510053/500255018/npr_500255018.mp3?orgId=1&d=2835&p=510053&story=500255018&t=podcast&e=500255018&ft=pod&f=510053