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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400This weeks #NPRpoetry Twitter submissions celebrate Mother Earth.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400Washington Post reporter Amy Goldstein talks about her book Janesville: An American Story, that's about a factory town in Wisconsin that lost its lifeblood when its factory shut down.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400Daniel Sharfstein's new book Thunder in the Mountains sheds new light on the Nez Perce Indian wars, and the two historical figures on each side of the conflict: Chief Joseph and Oliver Otis Howard.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400A slew of new documentaries look back on the Los Angeles riots, 25 years after the city erupted in protest. But why are so many being made and why now?
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400Arkansas Times reporter Jacob Rosenberg talks about the state's first execution in 12 years, after the U.S. Supreme Court denied requests by a death row inmate to stay his execution.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400This week will see a reveal of the White House's tax plan and the end of President Trump's first 100 days in office and Trump is still working on making progress on his campaign promises.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400Centrist independent Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen lead the first round of the French presidential election. Both are poised to compete in a May runoff.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:53:45 -0400Startups and boutique designers make up a small part of Ukraine's economy. But they're making everything from socks to streetwear — and are gaining skills essential for the country's development.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:01:00 -0400Mona Haydar calls her music "resistance music" because it celebrates diversity and calls for women to be "unapologetic about who they are."
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400Chicago City Clerk Anna Valencia talks about the city of Chicago's new municipal ID cards which will be accessible to residents who lack documentation for living there.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400Civil rights groups are suing Georgia's secretary of state over voter registration rules that would prevent new voters from taking part in the state's special congressional election.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400France faces its most important presidential race in more than five decades. But polls show many French voters are undecided or might not vote at all.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400Journalist Ahmed Rashid talks about Friday's attack on an Afghanistan military base. More than 100 people are reported dead making it the deadliest attack there since 2001.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400Venezuelans have been protesting President Nicolas Maduro's government over a deep economic recession and massive food and medicine shortages. Reuters reporter Girish Gupta gives developments.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:24:14 -0400The March for Science is one of many demonstrations in response to the Trump administration. Sociology professor David Meyer at the University of California Irvine talks about the history of protests.