» Erdogan: Murder of Khashoggi Was 'Savage' and 'Premeditated'
23/10/18 11:46 from Global News
Turkish President says that the suspects in Khashoggi murder should be tried in Istanbul. And he's demanded Saudi Arabia provide answers about where the victim's body is, and who ordered the operation. Also, Palestinian security forces a...
» Turkey Demands Saudi Arabia Hand Over Khashoggi Killers
23/10/18 11:28 from Newshour
Turkey's President Erdogan says the men suspected of murdering Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul must be handed over to stand trial in Turkey. Also in the programme: the world's oldest shipwreck and inside Yemen's war-torn port of Hodeida. (Pi...
» Feminist fairytales with Jessie Burton and Kiran Millwood Hargrave – books podcast
23/10/18 10:18 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
We travel to a faraway land, where brave writers fight deadly stereotypes and discover inspiring new ways to tell old stories On this week’s show, we’re talking feminist fairytales with Jessie Burton and Kiran Millwood Hargrave. Burton’s...
» A Family and a 15-Year Sentence
23/10/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Maria sits down with filmmaker Rudy Valdez to speak about his newest documentary film, "The Sentence," premiering on HBO. When his sister Cindy Shank received a 15-year mandatory sentence for charges related to her ex-boyfriend's crimes,...
» Customers Pull Billions from Noninterest Accounts
23/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 23rd: U.S. bank customers are moving billions of dollars out of accounts that don't earn interest into higher-yield alternatives. The Wall Street Journal's Rachel Ensign has the details. Learn more about your ad ...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 22, 2018
23/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
Will the world accept Saudi Arabia's account of what happened after the expected release of Turkey's investigation into the murder of a Washington Post contributor. President Trump says he will pull the U.S. out of a nuclear pact with Ru...
» President Trump says US will Build up Nuclear Arsenal
22/10/18 21:08 from Global News
The US president says Russia has violated a key nuclear treaty, which he has threatened to abandon. Also: there has been heavy fighting in a disputed Somali region which has left scores of people dead, and Titanic treasure can be sold to...
» Could Italian Debt Cause EU Financial Crisis?
22/10/18 18:20 from Newshour
Italy's populist government, already indebted, plans to spend more to fulfil its campaign promises. But this has incurred the displeasure of Brussels. Also in the programme: President Trump threatens to cut aid to countries that fail to ...
» Melissa McCarthy
22/10/18 17:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
McCarthy is not interested in playing pleasant characters. Flawless women with perfect clothes and relationships? Nope, not for her. "Who wants to watch that?" she says. "There's nothing to sink your teeth into. ... The people I love and...
» Steel Industry Gets Rid of Unwanted Tariffs
22/10/18 14:48 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 22nd: U.S. steel producers have been more successful than other industries in getting rid of tariffs they don't want. The Wall Street Journal's Inti Pacheco has the details - and more on why critics say the indus...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 22, 2018
22/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
The U.S. coalition says it struck a second mosque in Syria, some reflections on the late Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and Pakistani female carpenters ply their trade.
» Touchline scuffles, Messi's arm and five-goal hauls – Football Weekly
22/10/18 12:27 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Melissa Rudd is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Paul MacInnes as they discuss Chelsea’s dramatic draw with Manchester United, Fulham’s shocking defence, five-star Luka Jovic and much more Join the conversation on Faceboo...
» Nuclear Treaty: What are Implications of Rising Tension between US and Russia ?
22/10/18 11:51 from Global News
Kremlin pledges 'reciprocal action' if US withdraws from key nuclear missile treaty - so what are the dangers for the rest of the world ? Also, Saudi Arabia has blamed the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on a 'rogue operation', why...
» How Saudi Arabia Built Its New Image
22/10/18 11:13 from Newshour
How the US and Saudi Arabia have made a big effort to improve the Saudi image; Italy clashes with the EU over its budget proposals; and the Palestinian music group Le Trio Joubran discuss their new album. (Photo: US President Donald Trum...
» The myth of the she-devil: why we judge female criminals more harshly – podcast
22/10/18 08:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
A man who kills is a murderer, but a woman guilty of violent crime becomes a proxy for all that is evil. Helena Kennedy, who once represented Myra Hindley, asks why • Read the text version here Continue reading...
» GDP and Consumer Sentiment Cap a Busy Week
22/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 22nd: This week brings the Federal Reserve's Beige Book, housing and trade data, and consumer sentiment and third-quarter GDP. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Chaney breaks down what to look for in a busy week of...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 21, 2018
22/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
Latest on Saudi journalist's death. US to pull out of INF Treaty. Pres. Trumps vows to keep Central American migrants out of US. Ultimatum to US courts regarding illegal young adult immigrants. Sounds of O.C. Smith.
» Saudi Arabia Calls Khashoggi Killing 'Murder'
21/10/18 21:24 from Global News
Saudi Foreign Minister says Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman didn't know of Khashoggi's murder. Also: racism on Ryanair flight and the tribute to a dead opioid addict
» Saudi Foreign Minister: Khashoggi Killing Was 'Tremendous Mistake'
21/10/18 18:16 from Newshour
Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told Fox News that the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a 'tremendous mistake' and part of a rogue operation. Meanwhile, Britain, France and Germany are still demanding further clarif...
» US Will Leave Nuclear Weapons Treaty With Russia
21/10/18 10:20 from Newshour
President Trump announced that the United States will withdraw from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, after claims Russia is in violation of the agreement. The announcement has sparked concern that the US, Russia a...
» From Our Home Correspondent 21/10/2018
21/10/18 10:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
In the latest programme of the monthly series, Mishal Husain introduces dispatches from journalists and writers around the United Kingdom. This month we hear Sima Kotecha's triumphant tale of finally managing to pay off her student loans...
» US To Withdraw From Nuclear Arms Treaty With Russia
20/10/18 20:05 from Global News
President Trump accuses Moscow of violating its terms. Also: despite deadly attacks Afghan voters cast ballots in large numbers in the nation's long-awaited parliamentary elections, and a chunk of the moon is sold at auction.
» Turkey 'to Reveal all' on Khashoggi Death
20/10/18 18:24 from Newshour
Turkey has said it won't accept a cover-up in the case of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who died inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Newshour speaks to Chair of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee Bob Corker, and a chie...
» Итоги недели: путинский рай и твиттер троллей - 20 Октябрь, 2018
20/10/18 14:05 from Время Свободы - Итоги недели - Радио Свобода
Владимир Путин посулил россиянам посмертный рай ++ Твиттер открывает кухню кремлевских троллей ++ Акция памяти жертв сталинизма оказалась под угрозой
» Saudi Media Claims Khashoggi 'Killed in Fight'
20/10/18 10:07 from Newshour
Turkey has vowed to reveal all details about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after Saudi Arabia admitted for the first time he had been killed in its consulate in Istanbul. Also in the programme: Afghan voters go to the polls ...
» Don't Panic!
20/10/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
Fuel shortages are nothing to worry about, says the government in Zimbabwe - just bumps in the road on the way to a better future. Andrew Harding reflects on whether President Mnangagwa and Zanu PF will be able to deliver on their promis...
» Best Of: 'BoJack Horseman' Creator / 'Hey, Kiddo' Author
19/10/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Raphael Bob-Waksberg's animated comedy series for Netflix, 'BoJack Horseman,' satirizes Hollywood using a mix of human and animal characters. "Part of the original pitch was like, 'What's Mr. Ed like behind the scenes?'" BoJack (a horse)...
» Saudi TV Confirms Death of Khashoggi
19/10/18 20:26 from Global News
Saudi State media says Jamal Khashoggi died after fight in Saudi consulate in Turkey; Also, scores dead in India as train hits crowd on track, 20 members of UK grooming gang convicted.
» Ex-MI6 Chief Says Evidence Suggests Saudi Crown Prince Ordered Khashoggi Killing
19/10/18 18:28 from Newshour
Sir John Sawers believes evidence suggests the killing of Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was ordered and carried out by people close to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Meanwhile police in Turkey have extended their search for t...
» A Father & Son's Story Of Addiction And Recovery
19/10/18 17:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
David Sheff and his son Nic both wrote memoirs about the family's experience with Nic's addition. Their stories are now the basis of the film, 'Beautiful Boy,' starring Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet. They spoke with Terry Gross in 2...
» Amazon Revisits Some HQ2 Contender Cities
19/10/18 14:39 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 19: Amazon.com has reportedly revisited several cities as a decision looms on where to locate its second headquarters. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens says Amazon appears to be favoring an urban site. Lea...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 19, 2018
19/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
Turkish police look for the remains of a missing Saudi journalist, parliamentary elections are postponed in Afghanistan's Kandahar province and pumpkins highlight the fall season at an orchard in Maryland.
19/10/18 13:00 from On The Media
In using a genetic test to try to prove her Native ancestry, Senator Elizabeth Warren inadvertently stepped into a quagmire. This week, we examine the tensions around DNA and identity. Plus, after Jamal Khashoggi’s death, revisiting the ...
» Kandahar Poll Delay After Assassination
19/10/18 12:06 from Global News
Voting in the Afghan province is delayed after the Taliban shoot dead a powerful police chief. Also: China grows at slowest pace since 2009 and final set tie-breaks to be introduced at Wimbledon in 2019.
» Afghan Government Postpones Voting in Kandahar
19/10/18 11:16 from Newshour
The killing of a regional police chief in Afghanistan has prompted the Afghan government to postpone key elections in the southern province of Kandahar. Dr Mujib Rahman Rahimi is a government spokesman. Also in the programme: we have a s...
» The usefulness of useless robots: Chips with Everything podcast
19/10/18 08:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Jordan Erica Webber asks robot maker and innovator Simone Giertz why she dislikes the robots she makes. And how digital technology might be useful for managing our wellbeing Simone Giertz is a self-professed maker of crummy robots. She’s...
» Will Nissan stay once Britain leaves? How one factory explains the Brexit business dilemma – podcast
19/10/18 08:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
In the 1980s, Thatcher’s government sold Britain as ‘a gateway to Europe’. Nissan came to Sunderland and thrived – but now its future is uncertain • Read the text version here Continue reading...
» Texas vs. Lupe Valdez
19/10/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez is the Democratic candidate for governor in Texas—and she's on a mission to flip the governor's seat blue for the first time in nearly 30 years. If she does, she will be the first openly gay and L...
» Will Progressive Populism Save The Democratic Party?
19/10/18 06:00 from NPR: Intelligence Squared Podcast
Motion: Progressive Populism Will Save The Democratic Party As Democratic leaders and strategists gear up for the 2018 and 2020 elections, the party stands at a crossroads. For progressive populists, the path forward is clear: Democrats ...
» Facebook Struggles to Root Out Misinformation
19/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 19th: Facebook is working to crack down on misinformation that appears on its platform, ahead of the midterm elections. But human fact checkers are struggling to keep up. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharam...
» Mars is barred: why we shouldn't go to the red planet – Science Weekly podcast
19/10/18 02:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Elon Musk believes we should colonise Mars to ensure the survival of the human race . But is this reasoning compelling enough? Hannah Devlin ponders the case against setting our sites on Mars On Tuesday, 6 February 2018, SpaceX launched ...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 18, 2018
19/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
US on Saudi journalist's disappearance. Delayed Afghan election. Plight of African migrants. Vampire burial in ancient Italian cemetery. Sounds of Ray Charles.
» Mexico Won't Bow To US Pressure Over Caravan
18/10/18 20:47 from Global News
The US wants Mexico to deal forcefully with thousands of central American migrants. Also: President Trump says he believes the missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead -- and the consequences for Saudi Arabia could be severe, and...
» Top Afghan Security Official Killed by Taliban
18/10/18 18:18 from Newshour
The provincial police chief in Kandahar, General Abdul Raziq, was shot dead after a high-level security meeting attended by US commander General Scott Miller, who escaped unhurt. The Taliban says it was behind the attack. Also in the pro...
» Trump's Tax Schemes, Explained
18/10/18 16:40 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Investigative reporters Susanne Craig and David Barstow say the president received today's equivalent of $413 million from his father's real estate empire, with the help of schemes to avoid paying taxes, including fraud. Also, critic Ken...
» Why It Matters: A Church Split Will Cause Geopolitical Blowback from Eastern Europe to the Middle East, Global Activism: Chicagoan Helping Knock Down Barriers to Girls’ Education In Africa
18/10/18 16:34 from Worldview Podcast
On today's show: A Church split will cause geopolitical blowback from Eastern Europe to the Middle East Global Activism: Women’s... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» International Edition 2230 UTC - October 18, 2018
18/10/18 16:32 from International Edition - Voice of America
US on Saudi journalist's disappearance. Delayed Afghan election. Plight of African migrants. Vampire burial in ancient Italian cemetery. Sounds of Ray Charles.
» Trump's Tweetstorm About Latin American Migrants
18/10/18 15:53 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 18: President Trump tweeted that he would deploy the military and close the southern border if Mexico didn't stop the flow of Latin American migrants. Plus, the President was briefed by Secretary of State Pompeo ...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 18, 2018
18/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
International Edition delivers insight into world news through eye-witnesses, correspondent reports and analysis from experts and news makers. We also keep you in touch with social media, science and entertainment trends
» May's Brexit transition plan and the US midterms – Politics Weekly podcast
18/10/18 13:51 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Pippa Crerar is joined by Jennifer Rankin, Aarti Shankar and Jonathan Lis to discuss the ever-lengthening Brexit process. Also this week: David Smith gives his predictions for the imminent US midterms So another Brexit milestone comes an...
» The Radical Catalog
18/10/18 13:00 from On The Media
Another chapter in the history of American consumerism came to a close this week when the retail giant Sears announced it was filing for bankruptcy and closing 142 of its unprofitable stores. As experts sifted through the details about w...
» European Government Ministers Pull Out of Saudi Summit
18/10/18 12:25 from Global News
The boycott comes amid fears that the journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside a Saudi consulate. Also: European Union ready to extend Brexit transition period and could laboratory grown meat be the future of food?
» Jamal Khashoggi: European Ministers Abandon Saudi Conference
18/10/18 11:53 from Newshour
Britain's International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has pulled out of attending an investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week amid allegations that the country was responsible for the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khahoggi. The Dutc...
» England stun Spain, no Khan do and Gibraltar's rocks – Football Weekly Extra
18/10/18 10:15 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, John Ashdown and Hayley McQueen discuss the Nations League, Wembley, José Mourinho’s latest Chelsea return – and how to do a fitba corner Join the conversation on Facebook , Twitter and email . Max Rushden...
» Why people join Boko Haram
18/10/18 07:30 from From Our Own Correspondent
The women who regard their days with the jihadist group as the first time they'd had any kind of female empowerment and the men who saw it as a chance to escape poverty and gain access to money and guns. Colin Freeman reports from Maidug...
» Michael Devastates Pecans, Cotton in Georgia
18/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 18th: Michael devastated crops in Georgia, including pecan trees and cotton. The Wall Street Journal's Cameron McWhirter says farmers were expecting a strong season before the storm hit. Learn more about your ad ...
» Saudi Consul's Istanbul Home Searched Over Khashoggi Disappearance
18/10/18 01:19 from Newshour
Turkish investigators have entered the residence of the Saudi consul in Istanbul to gather more evidence about the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi. Turkish officials suspect the Saudi journalist was killed during a visit to the nearby c...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 17, 2018
18/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
Still no concrete answers to the disappearanc of a U.S. based Saudi journalist. The U.S. and China look to strengthen military ties...despite tensions over trade. A big change for equality in Ethiopia's new government. One the most well ...
» EU Leaders: Insufficient Progress on Brexit
17/10/18 21:05 from Global News
After a meeting in Brussels, heads of state decide not to call another summit next month. Also: the growing caravan of Honduran migrants traveling towards the US, and we hear from the famous footballer's father who has become Belgium's f...
» Fed Minutes: More Rate Hikes Ahead; Trump: Not Happy
17/10/18 17:05 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 17: Minutes from the last Fed policy meeting signal more interest rate increases ahead, even as President Trump says he's not happy with the rate hikes. More from the Wall Street Journal's Kate Davidson. Learn mo...
» 'BoJack Horseman' Creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg
17/10/18 17:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Raphael Bob-Waksberg's animated comedy series for Netflix satirizes Hollywood using a mix of human and animal characters. "Part of the original pitch was like, 'What's Mr. Ed like behind the scenes?'" BoJack (a horse) is a depressed, alc...
» Historian, Rashid Khalidi, on the Khashoggi Murder and U.S./Saudi Relations, Film "The Feeling of Being Watched" on Mass FBI Surveillance of Muslims in Bridgeview, Illinois, Global Notes: The Sounds of Chicago
17/10/18 15:59 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Turkish intelligence officials told the press a team of Saudis affiliated with Crown Prince, dismembered... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 17, 2018
17/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
European leaders wrestle with how to react to the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Canada legalizes recreational marijuana and the Invictus Games in Australia give wounded veterans a chance to heal emotionally as well a...
» ‘People are learning there’s terrible stuff going on in Nauru and it’s our fault’ – Australian politics live podcast
17/10/18 14:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Katharine Murphy talks to the Australian Medical Association’s paediatric representative, Dr Paul Bauert, who has treated children on Nauru. Bauert says the situation on Nauru has escalated over last few months. He’s been asked to review...
» Anna Burns's Booker prize win and poet Kate Tempest – books podcast
17/10/18 12:44 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Milkman delivers the 2018 Man Booker prize, while we listen in as a poet discusses the lyric art with her editor This week saw Anna Burns crowned as winner of the 2018 Man Booker prize . We discuss how Milkman speaks to us in the era of ...
» Top US Diplomat in Turkey over Saudi Writer
17/10/18 12:32 from Newshour
More unconfirmed and gruesome reports have appeared in the Turkish media about the suspected killing of Jamal Khashoggi as the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was meeting Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan . Also in the programme...
» Pompeo Meets Erdogan over Missing Saudi Journalist
17/10/18 12:25 from Global News
The meeting in Ankara comes amid fresh allegations in the Turkish media that Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Also: gun attack at Crimea college and new insight into history of dogs and humans.
» Flipkart Acquisition Will Hurt Walmart's Profits
17/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 17th: Walmart's acquisition of Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart - its largest ever at $16 billion - is expected to hurt the company's profits this year and next. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer has the d...
» 'Inequality is a poison': campaigning for Muslim women's rights – podcast
17/10/18 02:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Shahin Ashraf’s experience growing up as a British Muslim has led to a life campaigning for gender equality around the world Shahin Ashraf’s humanitarian work has taken her from Bosnia to Afghanistan, where she helped a woman escape forc...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 16, 2018
17/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
International Edition delivers insight into world news through eye-witnesses, correspondent reports and analysis from experts and news makers. We also keep you in touch with social media, science and entertainment trends.
» Saudi Crown Prince 'Denies Knowledge' of Missing Journalist
16/10/18 21:06 from Global News
President Donald Trump tweeted that he spoke with Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, who assured him that a full investigation into the fate of Jamal Khashoggi is underway. Also, Ethiopia's Prime Minister appoints a new cabinet giving hal...
» “America and the Liberal International Order” In Discussion at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs
16/10/18 20:48 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show: Worldview will join John Mearsheimer before a live audience at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Turkey Widens Search for Khashoggi Disappearance Clues
16/10/18 18:14 from Newshour
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has met with Saudi leaders in Riyadh over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was last seen at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Also in the programme: James Coomarasamy reports from Nebr...
» Graphic Memoirist Grapples With Family Addiction In 'Hey, Kiddo'
16/10/18 17:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Jarrett J. Krosoczka's National Book Award-nominated graphic memoir 'Hey, Kiddo' is about growing up with a mother addicted to heroin. Krosoczka initially didn't want to write about his childhood because he felt it was too dark. "It took...
» New Proposals Value Uber at $120 Billion
16/10/18 15:47 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 16th: Uber's valuation has nearly doubled, according to proposals from Wall Street banks that place its worth at $120 billion. The Wall Street Journal's Maureen Farrell has the details, as the ride-hailing compan...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 16, 2018
16/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with top Saudi officials in Riyadh, the Florida Panhandle copes with the devastation caused by Hurricane Michael and participants mark the 50th anniversary of the iconic Black Power salute at the...
» Jamal Khashoggi: Growing International Pressure on Saudi Arabia over his Disappearance
16/10/18 12:08 from Global News
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has met Saudi leaders in Riyadh as investigation continues into missing journalist's fate. Also, China faces criticism over its internment of huge numbers of Uighur Muslims, rotten meat for sale in Venez...
» How Can We Adapt to Climate Change?
16/10/18 11:05 from Newshour
As countries around the world are tested by the impacts of climate change, how can we adapt? We hear from the CEO of the World Bank who has some suggestions. Also in the programme: Pressure is growing on Saudi Arabia to explain the fate ...
» Portrait Of: Rubén Blades
16/10/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Rubén Blades is a singer, songwriter, actor, lawyer, and politician, born in Panama and a New Yorker since 1974. After four decades in the public eye, 17 Grammy Awards, and some of the best-selling records in salsa history, his unique st...
» What the Fall of Sears Means for Retail
16/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 16th: Sears' bankruptcy filing on Monday marks a dramatic downfall for one of the 20th century's biggest retailers. It's also a sign of the changing retail landscape. The Wall Street Journal's Suzanne Kapner has ...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 15, 2018
16/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
New developments in the case of a missing journalist believed to have been murdered in the Saudi consulate in Turkey. High level talks between the two Koreas have led to more proposals toward normalizing relations. Claims of voter suppre...
» Trump Blames 'Rogue Killers' over Khashoggi
15/10/18 20:53 from Global News
Saudi and Turkish investigators have entered the consulate in Istanbul where the Saudi journalist was last seen. Also: Russian Church cuts all links with Istanbul and dance lessons are being recommended to tackle loneliness.
» Comic Phoebe Robinson
15/10/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Robinson is the co-host of '2 Dope Queens,' a live comedy show and podcast showcasing comedians from a variety of different backgrounds. The show is now a series of four HBO specials, with more in the works. She also hosts the podcast 'S...
» Western Executives Back Out of Saudi Conference
15/10/18 15:28 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 15th: Several western executives have pulled out of Saudi Arabia's premier business conference, as questions swirl over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Wall Street Journal's Benoit Fauc...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 15, 2018
15/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
President Donald Trump suggests "rogue killers" could have murdered a missing Saudi journalist, Syria and Jordan officially reopen their border crossing following weeks of discussion and tap dancing is alive and well in the United States.
» Syria: How Chemical Weapons Have Helped Bring Assad Close to Victory
15/10/18 12:26 from Global News
BBC investigation reveals the role chemical weapons have played in President Bashar al-Assad's war strategy. Also, Saudi and Turkish investigators to search Istanbul consulate where Jamal Khashoggi was last seen, UN warns Yemen could be ...
» Empty grounds, wrong anthems and Usain Bolt – Football Weekly
15/10/18 11:34 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Max Rushden, Lars Sivertsen, Faye Carruthers and Andy Brassell discuss international action, WSL, Thierry Henry and the passing of Peter Brackley Join the conversation on Facebook , Twitter and email . Max Rushden is joined by Lars Siver...
» The death of consensus: how conflict came back to politics – podcast
15/10/18 08:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
New Labour’s ‘third way’ promised to end the clash between left and right. But did the fantasy of politics without strife create our age of anger? • Read the text version here Continue reading...
» Fed Minutes, Retail Sales Lead Busy Week
15/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
The Federal Reserve releases the minutes from its September meeting on Wednesday. We'll also see retail sales data on Monday, and several reports on the housing market. The Wall Street Journal's Sharon Nunn has more on the economic data ...
» We need to talk about...Extinction
15/10/18 02:30 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
This episode of our monthly podcast focuses on the increasingly devastating impacts of human behaviour on fauna and flora, and what can be done to protect species, locally and globally In this monthly podcast, Guardian supporters share t...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 14, 2018
15/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
Missing Saudi journalist and potential sanctions on Riyadh. Election shock in Germany. High-level inter-Korean talks. Bees taking a break during solar eclipse. The sounds of The Main Ingredient.
» 'Credible' Probe Needed over Missing Saudi Journalist
14/10/18 21:11 from Global News
The UK, France and Germany say they expect a detailed Saudi response on Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance. Also: Germany's Chancellor, Angela Merkel, is facing questions over the future of her coalition after her conservative sister party ...
» White House threatens consequences if Saudis did murder dissident journalist.
13/10/18 20:07 from Global News
Donald Trump speaks out on the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashojee at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul; Tens of thousand of people take to the streets in Berlin in a protest against racism and xenophobia; The pope defrocks two Chi...
» Итоги недели: футболисты ответят за провалы ГРУ - 13 Октябрь, 2018
13/10/18 14:05 from Время Свободы - Итоги недели - Радио Свобода
Второй турист из Солсбери тоже оказался героем России+++ За провалы ГРУ ответят футболисты Мамаев и Кокорин ++ В космосе Дмитрия Рогозина новая авария
» Troubled Waters
13/10/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
The Azov Sea off Crimea has become increasingly militarised and seen tense exchanges between Russian and Ukrainian coastguards. Jonah Fisher joins the Ukrainian Navy in these troubled waters. Kate Adie introduces this and other stories f...
» Best Of: 'First Man' Dir. Damien Chazelle / Leonard Cohen's Legacy
12/10/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
The Oscar-winning director ('La La Land') talks about his new film, 'First Man,' which stars Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in the 10 years leading up to the moon landing. Chazelle wanted to show how loud, rickety, and nauseating space t...
» US Pastor at Centre of Dispute Leaves Turkey
12/10/18 20:35 from Global News
A Turkish court has ordered the release of an American pastor held on terrorism charges for more than two years. Also: the BBC has been told that audio and video evidence proves that missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered and mo...
» John Waters, The "Pope Of Trash"
12/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
The 'Pink Flamingos' filmmaker made a name for himself by setting new lows in bad taste. Now, a new retrospective of his work is at the Baltimore Museum of Art. Originally broadcast 2004 and 2010. Also, TV critic David Bianculli reviews ...
» The Russia Investigation, Cybersecurity, and Midterms with The Root’s Terrell Starr, Milos Stehlik Interviews Felix Van Groeningen, Weekend Passport: Deborah Willis Explores History of Black Photography
12/10/18 16:54 from Worldview Podcast
On today's show: Terrell Jermaine Starr of The Root joins us to talk about cybersecurity and U.S.-Russia relations from a Black... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Michael Stalls North Carolina's Recovery from Florence
12/10/18 14:54 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 12: Hurricane Michael roared into North Carolina, dumping around ten inches on a state trying to recover from Hurricane Florence. More from the Wall Street Journal's Valerie Bauerlein. Learn more about your ad ch...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 12, 2018
12/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
The Florida Panhandle grapples with the devastation left behind by Hurricane Michael, a Turkish court frees an American pastor and a new film depicts the personal sacrifice and high risk of the Apollo 11 mission.
» Full Faith & Credit
12/10/18 13:00 from On The Media
Ten autumns ago came two watershed moments in the history of money. In September 2008, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers triggered a financial meltdown from which the world has yet to fully recover. The following month, someone using the...
» South Korean President Optimistic About End to Korean War
12/10/18 12:43 from Global News
Moon Jae-in has told the BBC that it is only a matter of time before the US and North Korea declare an end to their state of war on the Korean peninsula. Also: Turkey releases US pastor Andrew Brunson and a British princess has married a...
» McDonald's Franchisees Have Concerns About Sales
12/10/18 08:20 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 12th: Hundreds of McDonald's franchise operators want more information from the company, on how it plans to boost sales - as they're being asked to foot the bill for restaurant upgrades. The Wall Street Journal's...
» How Robyn transformed pop – podcast
12/10/18 08:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
After almost a decade away, Robyn is about to release a new album. Laura Snapes examines her seismic cultural impact Read the text version here Continue reading...
» Big tech v democracy: Chips with Everything podcast
12/10/18 08:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Is the brave new digital world affecting our politics? Could it render democracy obsolete? Jamie Bartlett joins Jordan Erica Webber to discuss There are plenty of ways to consider the power the Silicon Valley giants have: their financial...
» A step in the right direction: could implants help people walk again? – Science Weekly podcast
12/10/18 03:00 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Four people with paraplegia were recently implanted with electrodes in their lower backs. They all regained movement below their injuries, and two walked again. This week Nicola Davis investigates this technique – epidural stimulation – ...
» The 30 Days
12/10/18 01:01 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Last August, Arsenio De La Rosa had a stroke and doctors gave him only weeks to live. His kids were with him in Arizona, but his wife, Gloria, was an hour south in Mexico. Because she is unable to enter the country, she applied for a tem...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 11, 2018
12/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
Fate of missing Saudi journalist. Child rights in Saudi Arabia. Negotiating with North Korea. International Day of the Girl. The sounds of Lennon & Maisy Stella.
» Same-Sex Mice Have Babies
11/10/18 20:27 from Global News
Healthy mice with same-sex parents have been born for the first time. Also: the US military has temporarily grounded its entire fleet of F-35 fighter jets and an operation in India to catch a tigress is underway using Calvin Klein perfume.
» 'Rethinking Sex, Power, And Consent On Campus'
11/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Journalist Vanessa Grigoriadis, author of 'Blurred Lines,' says one of the challenges when it comes to handling sexual assault cases on college campuses is that there isn't a universally agreed-upon definition of what sexual assault is. ...
» Kovler Center Symposium on Treating Torture Survivors, Oxfam Food Truck in Chicago Highlights “Human Suffering from Whole Foods’ Seafood Supply Chains”, Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez on Race, Education, and Politics
11/10/18 17:15 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Millions of torture survivors around the world suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Oxfam states the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Social Security Benefits to Rise 2.8% in 2019
11/10/18 14:44 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 11: Social Security recipients will see a 2.8 percent increase in their benefits next year. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath says it's the largest cost-of-living adjustment in seven years. Learn more about y...
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 11, 2018
11/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
The Florida Panhandle comes to terms with the devastation caused by Hurricane Michael, the mysterious disappearance of a Saudi journalist at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul continues to raise questions and singer Taylor Swift wins a pres...
» The Irish border, SNP conference and emotions in politics – Politics Weekly podcast
11/10/18 13:21 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Heather Stewart is joined by Charles Grant, Katy Hayward and Lisa O’Carroll to discuss one of the toughest issues yet to be resolved in the Brexit negotiations: the Irish border. Also this week: Libby Brooks reports from the SNP conferen...
» Astronauts Escape Malfunctioning Rocket
11/10/18 12:19 from Global News
Space officials say US astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin landed safely in Kazakhstan. Also: major storm batters Florida and heads for the Carolinas and 'flexitarian' diets key to feeding people in a warming world.
» Nations League, Lionesses and roundabouts – Football Weekly Extra
11/10/18 09:58 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Philippe Auclair to discuss international football, Aston Villa, the Ballon d’Or and our Next Generation 2018 list Join the conversation on Facebook , Twitter and email . Max...
» Life Inside Libya’s Migrant Detention Centres
11/10/18 08:04 from From Our Own Correspondent
Thousands of people have been intercepted by the Libyan coastguard as they try to reach Europe and sent to detention centres in the capital Tripoli. Gaining access to them is difficult, but that doesn’t mean those inside them have given ...
» CVS, Aetna Get Green Light from Justice Department
11/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 11th: The U.S. Justice Department has cleared the way for a merger between CVS and Aetna, clearing a major hurdle as the companies look to finalize their nearly $70 billion deal. The Wall Street Journal's Anna Wi...
» Immigration detention: 'You're not human to them' – The Story podcast
11/10/18 03:01 from Global: Audio | theguardian.com
A new Guardian survey has found that as of 31 August 2018, out of 188 people in immigration detention, 84% of detainees had not been given removal directions. It was certainly the case with this woman who, following a false claim of a sh...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 10, 2018
11/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
A monster storm ploughs through Florida's gulf coast leaving a path of destruction as it heads north. The Trump Administration presses Saudi Arabia on what happened to a missing journalist.U.S. Stocks plunged on Wednesday. Pop star Taylo...
» Hurricane Michael lashes the coast of Florida
10/10/18 20:08 from Global News
Hundreds of thousands were told to evacuate, but many stayed, also: stricter controls at China's Weibo social media platform and the BBC investigation which saved smuggled chimps
» U.S. Stocks See Biggest Decline in Months
10/10/18 18:48 from Wall Street Journal What's News
Special Edition: Stocks saw their biggest decline in more than seven months on Wednesday, following a broad retreat from technology stocks. The Dow fell more than 800 points - a decline of more than 3%. The Wall Street Journal's Mike Wur...
» Did Jared Kushner Leak Get Journalist Killed Who Criticized Saudi Crown Prince?, “The Real Reasons” Nikki Haley Resigned, Global Notes: Urban Sounds of Hispanic Heritage Month
10/10/18 18:25 from Worldview Podcast
On today's show: Jared Kushner may have been the one to leak the name of missing Saudi journalist, Jamal KhashoggiNikki Haley... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» 'First Man' Director Damien Chazelle
10/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
The Oscar-winning director ('La La Land') talks about his new film, 'First Man,' which stars Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in the 10 years leading up to the moon landing. Chazelle wanted to show how loud, rickety, and nauseating space t...
» Hurricane Michael a Record Storm
10/10/18 15:14 from Wall Street Journal What's News
P.M. Edition for October 10: We talk with the Wall Street Journal's Arian Campo-Flores about Hurricane Michael, the strongest hurricane ever to hit the Florida Panhandle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 10, 2018
10/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
The United States offers to help with the investigation of a missing Saudi Arabian journalist, Hurricane Michael takes aim at the Florida Panhandle and we continue our look at the struggle for gender equality in Hollywood.
» Reimagining History
10/10/18 13:00 from On The Media
Last week, the MacArthur Foundation awarded genius grants to 25 creatives in art, literature, science and music. John Keene , a writer of poetry, fiction and cultural criticism, was one of them. He was recognized for his innovative use o...
» China Admits Creating 'Re-education' Camps for Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang
10/10/18 12:02 from Global News
Beijing says these centres 'ideologically transform' people it regards as 'extremists.' This announcement comes amid growing international concern over large-scale disappearances in Xinjiang. Also, Turkish media shows video allegedly sho...
» Democrats Focus On Healthcare in Midterm Ads
10/10/18 04:00 from Wall Street Journal What's News
A.M. Edition for October 10th: Midterm election ads are in full swing. And an analysis by The Wall Street Journal finds Democrats are highlighting healthcare, above jobs and taxes. The Wall Street Journal's Julie Bykowicz has the details...
» International Edition 2330 EDT - October 09, 2018
10/10/18 00:30 from International Edition - Voice of America
International Edition delivers insight into world news through eye-witnesses, correspondent reports and analysis from experts and news makers. We also keep you in touch with social media, science and entertainment trends.
» UN Envoy Nikki Haley in Shock Resignation
09/10/18 21:07 from Global News
Nikki Haley dismisses speculation that she will challenge Donald Trump for the White House in 2020. Also: UK challenges Saudi Arabia over missing writer and the XPRIZE foundation is to map the deep seabed off Greece using robots.
» 'The Weaponization Of Social Media'
09/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
P.W. Singer and Emerson Brooking say social media has been manipulated to fuel popular uprisings and affect the course of military and political campaigns. Their new book is 'LikeWar.' The story of the 2011 terror attack on a Norwegian s...
» Jeremy Scahill on Human Rights and Nikki Haley Resignation, “Why Don't More People Care?” – Voting
09/10/18 15:08 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Jeremy Scahill, co-founder of the investigative outlet The Intercept, has been a vocal critic of the “American... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» International Edition 1305 EDT - October 09, 2018
09/10/18 14:05 from International Edition - Voice of America
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley announces she is resigning, Turkish investigators will search the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul following the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and we look at Hollywood's history ...
» Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey to search Saudi Consulate
09/10/18 11:53 from Global News
Turkey to conduct search of Saudi consulate in Istanbul over missing journalist. Mr. Khashoggi was last seen visiting the consulate last week. Also, convicted British paedophile sued by alleged Filipino victims, a report from the frontli...
» Portrait Of: Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
09/10/18 09:16 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor was an avid reader, especially as a young child growing up in the Bronx. So it's no surprise that she published two books aimed at younger audiences. The first is a story for young adults titled "The...
» Trump says Kavanaugh Assault Claims 'a Hoax'
08/10/18 20:47 from Global News
The President condemns Democratic calls to impeach the judge as an "insult to the American public". Also: Google+ shutting down after data exposed and exploring the phenomenon of ASMR or "brain tingles".
» Leonard Cohen The Poet, Writer, And Father
08/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Leonard Cohen died in 2016, leaving behind many unpublished poems and lyrics. His son Adam Cohen discusses 'The Flame,' a collection of some of Leonard's final works. Adam remembers when his father was composing his best known song, Hall...
» Climate Report: Final Call to Save the World from 'Catastrophe'
08/10/18 11:51 from Global News
Scientists urge global action to prevent potential disaster due to climate change. And they say there's 'window of opportunity' of only 12 years to do this. Also, far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro wins first round of Brazil election, tw...
» Brazil Election Polls Suggest Victory for Bolsonaro
07/10/18 21:26 from Global News
Exit polls in the Brazilian presidential election suggest far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro will win the first round. Also, Interpol chief Meng Hongwei's wife speaks out, violence closes polling stations in Cameroon's own election, and ...
» Victory for Trump in Supreme Court Vote
06/10/18 20:37 from Global News
The US Senate votes to confirm President Trump's controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court. Also, Turkish police suspect missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi has been killed, the Pope orders a review of documents related ...
» Итоги недели - 06 Октябрь, 2018
06/10/18 14:05 from Время Свободы - Итоги недели - Радио Свобода
Тайная война ГРУ: бессмысленные и беспощадные кибератаки ++ Новые сведения об отравителях в Солсбери +++ Скандальная история крымской виллы Дмитрия Киселева
» "This is war. This is what we have to do"
06/10/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
Home-made muskets that often fail to fire and little but lucky charms for protection – what it’s like going into battle for the rebels fighting for independence for English-speaking parts of Cameroon. Colin Freeman meets a former member ...
» Best Of: Infertility And 'Private Life' / What Does Mark Zuckerberg Believe In?
05/10/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Filmmaker Tamara Jenkins drew on her own "by-any-means-necessary" effort to have a child for her new film 'Private Life.' It stars Kathryn Hahn and Paul Giamatti as a couple in their 40s who are struggling with IVF. Critic David Edelstei...
» Key Senators Back Embattled Nominee Kavanaugh
05/10/18 20:52 from Global News
Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court seat looks likely after he won the backing of key senators after an FBI investigation into sexual assault allegations. Also, the head of Interpol is reported to have been detained in China, India signs a d...
» Ballet Dancer Wendy Whelan
05/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Whelan danced for the New York City Ballet for three decades. The documentary 'Restless Creature,' available on Netflix, chronicles Whelan's recovery from hip surgery and her final performance with the New York City Ballet in 2014. "It w...
» The Victimhood
05/10/18 13:00 from On The Media
On Thursday in the Wall Street Journal , Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh acknowledged his sharp tone in recent hearings. This week, we examine the anger and resentment driving the #MeToo backlash. Plus, a deep dive into into our fl...
» Nobel Peace Prize for Anti-Rape Activists
05/10/18 12:27 from Global News
The Nobel Prize winners were Nadia Murad, who survived being an IS sex slave and Dr Denis Mukwege, who helps victims of rape. Also: Interpol chief vanishes on Chinese trip and the Grammy awards have taken steps to increase the number of ...
» Warehouse World
05/10/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
The town of Patterson in California's Central Valley has mostly been known as the "Apricot Capital of the World." But today, drive into town and you'll see an expanding cluster of low and flat buildings: warehouses. With the rise of e-co...
» Will Retail Alliances Fix the U.S. Health Care System?
05/10/18 06:00 from NPR: Intelligence Squared Podcast
Motion: Retail Alliances – Not Washington – Will Save the U.S. Health Care System Last year, Intelligence Squared U.S. and the Mayo Clinic brought to the stage a bold inquiry about whether health care in the United States is terminally b...
» Cyber Warfare Threat to Russia-Western Relations
04/10/18 20:52 from Global News
Seven Russians are expelled by the US, four by the Netherlands. Also: 'Don't Shoot, I'm Disabled', a special BBC investigation, US Senate spars over Kavanaugh FBI report, and a big global rise in deaths from selfies.
» 'Can Mark Zuckerberg Fix Facebook Before It Breaks Democracy?'
04/10/18 17:16 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
'New Yorker' staff writer Evan Osnos talks how Facebook became vulnerable to spreading disinformation, how Zuckerberg is attempting to combat fake news, and the inherent problems in monitoring political content without violating users' f...
» Can American Capitalism Survive?, Global Activism: Saving Agave for Culture, Recreation, Education, and Development (S.A.C.R.E.D.).
04/10/18 15:53 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show: According to one survey, only 42 percent of millennials support capitalism.On today’s Global Activism segment,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» West Accuses Russia of Global Cyber-Plots
04/10/18 12:36 from Global News
The Netherlands says it has expelled four suspected Russian hackers. Also: the former Malaysian prime minister, Najib Razak and his wife have appeared in court on corruption charges and the Thai bay made famous by The Beach film is close...
» Secrets of the Peace Prize
04/10/18 07:30 from From Our Own Correspondent
Inside the room where the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is picked. A committee spends six months discussing hundreds of nominees before the latest Nobel Laureate is announced. In Norway, Matt Pickles meets one of the five people tasked...
» The White House defends President Trump after Mockery of Ford
03/10/18 20:36 from Global News
President Trump mocked the woman at a campaign rally who accused his US Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault. Also, UN judges side with Iran in a dispute over measures imposed after the US pulled out of a nuclear deal.
» A Couple Struggles With Infertility In 'Private Life'
03/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Filmmaker Tamara Jenkins drew on her own "by-any-means-necessary" effort to have a child for her new film 'Private Life.' It stars Kathryn Hahn and Paul Giamatti as a couple in their 40s who are struggling with IVF. Also, book critic Mau...
» Policies Behind EPA Public Hearing in Chicago to Rollback Obama’s Clean Power Plan, Protester Cries at EPA’s Chicago Hearing to Repeal Obama’s Clean Energy Plan, Global Notes: “Indigenous People’s Day” Marked in Chicago Powwow
03/10/18 15:29 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:The Trump administration held its first public hearing on its Affordable Clean Energy plan in Chicago on Oct. 1.Protesters... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Trump, Inc.: The Business of Silence
03/10/18 13:00 from On The Media
President Donald Trump has had many roles in his life: Real estate scion, reality show star, Oval Office holder. But through it all, one thing has remained consistent. He tries to control what information becomes public about himself and...
» UN Court Orders US to Ease Iran Sanctions
03/10/18 12:53 from Global News
UN judges side with Iran in a dispute over measures imposed after the US pulled out of a nuclear deal. Also: 'No aid' reaching earthquake villages in Indonesia and humans delayed the onset of the Sahara desert by five hundred years.
» Portrait Of: Fat Joe
03/10/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Joseph Antonio Cartagena, aka Fat Joe, has had a career as a major figure in hip-hop for over two decades. With radio-friendly hit singles like "What's Luv?" and "Lean Back," the rapper has become one of the most recognized Latino rapper...
» Indonesian Earthquake: Rescuers Reach Worst Affected Areas
02/10/18 20:42 from Global News
After four days rescuers have finally reached the worst affected districts in Sulawesi, where people are in desperate need of food and water. Also, former British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson launches another scathing attack on Theresa...
» Michael Lewis On 'The Fifth Risk'
02/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Lewis, author of 'Moneyball' and 'The Big Short,' examines the energy, agriculture and commerce departments under President Trump. Lewis warns that half of the top 700 positions in the administration remain unfilled, and some of the peop...
» Human Rights Defenders Ramping Up in Chiapas, Mexico, Why is the US So Behind on Protection for Women?, Immigration Call to Action Projected onto Magnificent Mile Facade
02/10/18 16:50 from Worldview Podcast
On today's show: The indigenous communities of Chiapas in Mexico and their fight to defend their human rightsThe possibility of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Indonesia: Growing Need for Food and Water to aid Survivors of Quake and Tsunami
02/10/18 11:58 from Global News
As death-toll rises, police on Sulawesi guard shops against looters searching for essential supplies. Also, Delhi police clash with thousands of protesting farmers, first woman Physics Nobel winner in 55 years, how one man discovered he ...
» The Immigrant Woman Who Confronted Senator Flake
02/10/18 08:01 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
A conversation with Ana María Archila, one of the women who shared their story of sexual abuse with Republican Senator Jeff Flake while he was in an elevator, right after he announced that he would vote to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh t...
» Trump Hails 'Most Important' Trade Deal
01/10/18 20:48 from Global News
US president says a new trading deal with Canada and Mexico to replace Nafta is "truly historic". Also: volunteers bury victims of Indonesia's earthquake in a mass grave and the singer Charles Aznavour dies aged 94.
» The Challenges Of Reporting In The Trump Era
01/10/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Pulitzer Prize-winning 'Washington Post' reporter Greg Miller talks about breaking news, anonymous sourcing, and "lies" versus "falsehoods." His book is 'The Apprentice: Trump, Russia And The Subversion Of American Democracy.' TV critic ...
» ISIS Attacks Plummet in West, but Threat Still Worries, Puerto Ricanstruction: Naomi Klein on “Disaster Capitalism”
01/10/18 15:21 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:While attacks in Europe and North America have dropped dramatically this year, attacks in Afghanistan, and other countries... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Indonesia: Authorities Struggle to Bring Aid to Area Devastated by Quake and Tsunami
01/10/18 12:36 from Global News
Some remote areas of Sulawesi island have yet to be contacted, and there are fears the death toll could rise further. Also, Canada and US finally reach deal to replace NAFTA, warning from senior UN official about Yemen crisis, Nobel Priz...
» Dozens feared trapped under earthquake rubble in Indonesia
30/09/18 20:44 from Global News
Indonesian rescuers are awaiting heavy machinery to search the ruins of a hotel and a shopping centre in the city of Palu, as aftershocks made it unsafe for them to go in. Also: low turnout in Macedonia name change vote and meeting the R...
» Aftershocks Rock Indonesian Tsunami Zone
29/09/18 20:44 from Global News
Strong aftershocks have continued to hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, where a major quake and tsunami killed at least 384 people and injured 500. Also: Elon Musk reaches a deal with US regulators over tweets he sent about taking Te...
» Итоги недели: превращение туриста Боширова в полковника Чепигу - 29 Сентябрь, 2018
29/09/18 14:05 from Время Свободы - Итоги недели - Радио Свобода
Турист Руслан Боширов оказался героем России Анатолием Чепигой +++ Петр Верзилов считает, что его пытались отравить из-за расследования убийства журналистов в Африке+++На губернаторских выборах партия Путина теряет поддержку
» The “Tropical Trump" topping the polls in Brazil
29/09/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
Jair Bolsonaro, the front-runner in Brazil’s presidential election, is famously tough on crime and infamous for his unashamedly controversial comments. Katy Watson meets supporters of the man drawing comparisons to Donald Trump. Kate Adi...
» Best Of: Jon Batiste / Robbie Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis
28/09/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Jon Batiste, the musical director for 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,' sits at the piano and demonstrates his "everything in the pot" style of playing. He tells Terry Gross about his influences — from Thelonious Monk to Bach. Batist...
» Trump's Court Nominee Faces FBI Probe
28/09/18 20:54 from Global News
Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation vote must wait as FBI investigates alleged sexual abuse. Also: up to 50 million Facebook accounts attacked and tsunami hits Indonesia.
» Robert Redford
28/09/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Redford has announced that he's retiring from acting, and that his role in the new film 'The Old Man and the Gun,' will be his last. In 2013, he spoke with Terry Gross about being a heartthrob, his love of nature, and how he was almost n...
» What Goes Around, Comes Around?
28/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
The Kavanaugh-Ford hearings this week felt like a watershed moment — but it’s not yet clear what long-term impact they’ll have. This week, we examine some of the policies that could be affected by the Supreme Court if Kavanaugh is confir...
» Who Was Tío Alejandro?
28/09/18 12:03 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Growing up, Jesse Alejandro Cottrell never knew exactly how his uncle and middle namesake, Alejandro Mendoza, died, but he did know that the Guatemalan government murdered Alejandro. The story went that in the 1970s, Alejandro was involv...
» Germany and Turkey Agree to Improve Relationship
28/09/18 11:51 from Global News
The German Chancellor Angela Merkel is pushing Turkey to co-operate on migration and the war in Syria. Also: the US Senate Judiciary Committee is to vote on whether to approve President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, who...
» Unresolved: U.S. National Security
28/09/18 06:00 from NPR: Intelligence Squared Podcast
The Three Motions: Is NATO No Longer Fit for Purpose? Is It Time to Take a Hard Line on Iran? Is the Russia Threat Overblown? For the United States, tensions are rising with both allies and adversaries. Rogue states are racing to master ...
» Kavanaugh And Blasey Ford Testify At US Senate Committee
27/09/18 20:13 from Global News
Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, and the woman accusing him of sexual assault, Christine Blasey Ford, give evidence to senators. Also: thousands treated in Iraq after drinking contaminated water, and why a chemical pollutant is th...
» 'Is Democracy Dying?'
27/09/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
'Atlantic' journalist Anne Applebaum says the changes taking place in Poland — including a rise of conspiracy theories and attacks on the free press — mirror similar shifts happening in the U.S. TV critic David Bianculli reviews the retu...
» Adultery no Longer a Crime in India
27/09/18 11:55 from Global News
A petitioner had challenged the Indian law saying it was arbitrary and discriminated against both men and women. Also: Kavanaugh accuser testifying at US Senate committee and university bosses in Britain call for ban on essay-writing com...
» Fighting Ebola in DR Congo
27/09/18 07:30 from From Our Own Correspondent
In parts of the country health workers rely on armoured vehicles and a military escort in order to deliver much-needed vaccines. Olivia Acland reports from Beni where this kind of fieldwork was briefly suspended following a rebel attack ...
» Trump seeks UN support for Iran sanctions
26/09/18 20:06 from Global News
US president also accused China of seeking to interfere in November's US election, also: UK poisoning suspect's "real identity" revealed and why Europe's young drink less alcohol
» Jon Batiste, Band Leader For Colbert's 'Late Show'
26/09/18 17:16 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Batiste, the musical director for 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,' sits at the piano and demonstrates his "everything in the pot" style of playing. He tells Terry Gross about his influences — from Thelonious Monk to Bach. Batiste's ...
» Exhibit Creates Immersive Refugee Experience, The Globalization of Local Craft Beer, Global Notes: UNESCO’s List of Traditional World Music
26/09/18 15:17 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show: A new exhibit in Chicago aims to give people an understanding of the difficulties facing millions of refugees around the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» It's Time for Justice
26/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
On Tuesday, nearly four years since a viral comedy routine helped usher a long list of rape and sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby into the fore, the once-beloved artist was sentenced to three to 10 years in a state prison. Y...
» India: Supreme Court Upholds Controversial ID System
26/09/18 12:00 from Global News
India's top court rules that 'Aadhaar' biometric identity scheme is constitutional and does not violate right to privacy. But it has also curtailed the scheme's scope. Also, entire police force of Mexican city under investigation over al...
» Trump Accuses Iran of Sowing Chaos
25/09/18 20:50 from Global News
The US president defends abandoning the Iran nuclear deal in a wide-ranging speech to the UN. Also: Cosby sentenced to prison for sex assault and Michael Kors snaps up Versace for $2.1bn.
» Musicians Robbie Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis
25/09/18 17:32 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Robbie Fulks and Linda Gail Lewis come from different generations, but both play the old style of country music — her brother is Jerry Lee Lewis. They share stories and songs from their new album, 'Wild! Wild! Wild!' They performed for T...
» Sweden's Parliament Ousts Prime Minister Stefan Lofven
25/09/18 11:47 from Global News
Sweden's centre-left PM will have to stand down after losing support of parliament. Who will replace him ? Also, warning of 'perfect storm' due to Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo, India's parliamentary candidates will now ...
» Portrait Of: Bobby Sanabria
25/09/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Growing up as a Nuyorican kid in the Bronx, Bobby Sanabria first watched "West Side Story" in the movie theaters, on the 10th anniversary of the film's release. "I was mesmerized," said the Latin Jazz drummer and composer. Last year, "We...
» The Son of the Former Angolan President is Accused of Corruption
24/09/18 20:55 from Global News
Jose Filomeno dos Santos is remanded in custody in connection with an embezzlement case; there's speculation over the future of the US Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein, and a man paralysed from the waist down has made medical hist...
» Reflections on the Hajj and the Challenges that Face Chicago, Puerto Ricanstruction: How Salsa Went Global
24/09/18 17:26 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Rami Nashashibi joins us today to discuss his recent pilgrimage to Mecca and how that relates to the work he’s doing... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» 'The Awakening Of A Former White Nationalist'
24/09/18 17:15 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Derek Black once promoted a racist agenda by making speeches, hosting a radio show and starting a website. His father was a former grand wizard of the KKK. Derek's change of heart is the subject of a new book, 'Rising Out of Hatred,' wri...
» The 'Radical' Life Of Muhammad Ali
24/09/18 16:01 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Jonathan Eig's biography of Ali draws on hundreds of interviews and previously unreleased FBI and Justice Department files. "I don't think we do Ali any good by treating him as a saint," Eig says. "He was a human being, and he was deeply...
» Russia to Upgrade Syria's Air Defences with Anti-aircraft Missile System
24/09/18 12:28 from Global News
Russia will send new S-300 surface-to-air missiles to Syrian government forces. This announcement comes one week after Syrian forces accidentally shot down Russian aircraft during Israeli air-strike. Also, China accuses US of bullying as...
» US tells Teheran to "look into mirror" after Ahvaz attack
23/09/18 20:05 from Global News
US dismisses claim it had anything to do with Saturday's attack on a military parade, also: Maldives opposition candidate claims victory and Porsche to stop building diesel cars.
» From Our Home Correspondent 23/09/2018
23/09/18 10:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
. In the latest programme of the monthly series, Mishal Husain introduces dispatches from journalists and writers around the United Kingdom that reflect the range of contemporary life in the country. Gabriel Gatehouse offers a personal r...
» The Return of Jacob Zuma?
22/09/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
As investigators continue their trawl for evidence of corruption and state capture during Jacob Zuma’s time in office, others are said to be plotting his return to power. Politics in South Africa is never dull, says Andrew Harding. Kate ...
» Best Of: Maggie Gyllenhaal / Breaking Free From The Evangelical Purity Movement
21/09/18 21:01 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Gyllenhaal stars in the HBO series 'The Deuce' as Candy, a sex worker who becomes a porn actress and then a porn director in 1970s New York City. She says the series is about the "imbalance of power between men and women — in terms of se...
» Milos Stehlik Reviews Fahrenheit 11/9, Assessing the U.S. After Trump’s Win, Leaders of North and South Korea Hold Historic Meeting in Pyongyang, Weekend Passport: World Dumpling Festival
21/09/18 13:20 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:On Wednesday, South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un held a joint press conference in North... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Make Amends
21/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
Senators are weighing serious allegations of attempted rape as they consider Judge Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court. Meanwhile, McDonald's employees in ten cities went on strike to bring attention to sexual harassment at the f...
» The Breakdown: A Tale of Two Musicals
21/09/18 08:01 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Ten years ago, Lin-Manuel Miranda's explosive musical "In the Heights" changed the game for how Latino stories are portrayed on Broadway. It won the Tony that year for Best Musical, and started Miranda on an impressive career path culmin...
» Maggie Gyllenhaal
20/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Gyllenhaal stars in the HBO series 'The Deuce' as Candy, a sex worker who becomes a porn actress and then porn director in 1970s New York City. She says the series is about the "imbalance of power between men and women — in terms of sex,...
» China and U.S. Might Soon Learn Who’s on Top in Trade War, Global Activism: Chicago Fair Trade Hosts 2018 GlobalFest, Global Notes: The Music of Hurricane Maria
20/09/18 16:23 from Worldview Podcast
Today on Worldview: China-U.S. Trade War: President Trump imposes a 10% tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goodsGlobal Activism:... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» What Paul Manafort's Guilty Plea Reveals
19/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
'New York Times' reporter Ken Vogel says that Paul Manafort engaged in illegal tactics in his campaign to burnish the image of Russian-backed Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych. Vogel explains how Manafort pioneered a new kind of lobb...
» Sky Day 2018 Teaches All Ages to Understand Their Environment By Looking Up, Asian American Pop-Up Cinema: Murders in Manila
19/09/18 15:39 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:A team of artists and scientists have come together to inspire people around the world to celebrate the sky and save it... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» The Wealthy Promise to “Change the World.” Are they?
18/09/18 18:58 from Worldview Podcast
“World changing has been co-opted by the rich and powerful,” says our guest Anand Giridharadas, a former New York Times columnist and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Breaking Free From The Evangelical Purity Movement
18/09/18 17:16 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
In her book 'Pure,' Linda Kay Klein reflects on the "deep, long-lasting shame" caused by churches that claim women and girls are responsible for the sexual desires of men. "It was all about how [a woman] needed to be a good Christian by ...
» Married to the Cartel
18/09/18 15:45 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
In 2014, the capture of drug kingpin "El Chapo" made headlines. Instrumental to that capture was two of El Chapo's own men—Junior and Peter Flores—twin brothers originally from Chicago. After a cartel war broke out in Mexico, the brother...
» An Obit, This Time For Real
18/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
This past week’s coverage of Hurricane Florence has had all the trappings of a terrible storm: the satellite images, the sandbags and empty grocery stores, the newscasters dressed in flood gear. One recurring side character we seem to h...
» Join IQ2US Live in New York
18/09/18 09:30 from NPR: Intelligence Squared Podcast
This Thursday, September 20th, we’re launching our fall series with an evening of debate on the state and future of American national security. Set in our “unresolved” format, five debaters will fly solo on the following resolution...
» Neil DeGrasse Tyson On Astrophysics & The Military
17/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
In his new book, 'Accessory to War,' the astrophysicist argues that people who work in his field are often complicit to military development — despite being overwhelmingly liberal and anti-war. Tyson also talks about President Trump's "S...
» A Syrian Radio Drama
15/09/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
Radio Alwan is an independent radio station that has been entertaining the people of Syria with dramas, phone-ins and their very own version of Woman's Hour since 2014 - as well as providing an independent source of news. Now, as Emma Ja...
» Best Of: Colin Jost & Michael Che / Chef José Andrés
14/09/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Jost and Che are the co-head writers and 'Weekend Update' anchors for 'Saturday Night Live.' They talk about doing the show in the Trump era, why they hate Twitter, and hosting the Emmys Monday, Sept. 17. When Hurricane Maria struck Puer...
» Novelist John Green On OCD
14/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Green is the author of popular young adult novels including 'The Fault in Our Stars,' which was adapted into a film, and 'Turtles All the Way Down,' about a teenage girl with OCD — which John also has. He says it "starts out with one lit...
» Hoping for “Deal of the Century,” U.S. Clamps Down on Palestinians, Milos Stehlik Interviews “American Chaos” Director, Weekend Passport: 100 Years Of Englewood’s Musical History
14/09/18 15:48 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Palestinian issues have taken the headlines in recent weeks, as the Trump administration has doubled down on negotiating... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Doomed to Repeat
14/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
The anniversary of a disaster gives us a moment to reflect on whether we have learned the right lessons — or any at all. This week, we examine the narratives that have solidified ten years after the financial crisis, and one year after H...
» A Tragedy in Iowa Turned Political
14/09/18 08:01 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Last July, Mollie Tibbetts, a 20-year-old college student from Iowa, disappeared after going for a run. When her body was found and authorities announced the suspect was in the country illegally, certain media and politicians began to us...
» SNL's Colin Jost & Michael Che
13/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
The co-head writers talk with Terry Gross about doing 'Saturday Night Live' in the Trump era, Twitter, and hosting the 2018 Emmys. Also, TV critic David Bianculli reviews the new Hulu series 'The First,' about a mission to Mars set in th...
» Is there an Appetite for Democracy in Hungary?, How The Netherlands Is Learning from America’s Mistakes on Segregation, Chicago 7th Graders “Walk for Water” In Solidarity with Sudanese Women
13/09/18 15:27 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Over the past few years, conservative political parties in many countries have forged coalitions with the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Biographer Claire Tomalin On 'A Life Of My Own'
12/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
After writing biographies of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, and Mary Wollstonecraft, Claire Tomalin turned to memoir. Her new work tells of her conflicting desires to have children and to lead a meaningful working life, her first husband'...
» Crisis in Venezuela Earns Varying Degrees of Global Response, Grassroots Organizers in Honduras With a Lesson For America, Global Notes: Indigenous Central American Music
12/09/18 13:59 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:The economic crisis in Venezuela has produced one of the worst humanitarian crises in the modern history of our... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» FEMA Time
12/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
On Wednesday, as Florence swirled ominously off the coast of the Carolinas, and states prepared for imminent disaster, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) thought it would be a good time to draw everyone’s attention to the shifting priorities of...
» Journalist Bob Woodward
11/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Woodward has written books on every U.S. president since Richard Nixon — nine in total. But in all his years covering politics, he says he's never encountered a president like President Trump. Woodward's sources describe situations that ...
» Mayor of Rotterdam Discusses Racism and Sustainable Urbanism, International Peace Day Started in Chicago. Meet Three Religious Women Keeping it Going., Chicago Shakespeare Theater Presents "BigMouth”
11/09/18 15:23 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:We talk with Ahmed Aboutaleb about domestic politics and some of the challenges he faces as Mayor of Rotterdam. This... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» Portrait Of: Perez Hilton
11/09/18 08:01 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr., better known as Perez Hilton, rose to notoriety in the mid-aughts when his bright pink website perezhilton.com became the go-to source for celebrity gossip. At a time when we have the first "reality-televisi...
» Chef José Andrés On His 'Crazy Dream' To Feed Puerto Rico
10/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
When Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico in September 2017, Andrés and his team sprung into action. "After a hurricane, you see a lot of chaos, and people go hungry and people go thirsty. But what [chefs] are very good at is understanding...
» Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Legacy in a “Global City”, U.S. To Sanction International Criminal Court
10/09/18 15:20 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Critics of Mayor Emanuel have argued that the emphasis on global business only serves the Loop, not more economically... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» The Yazidis Still Missing In Iraq
08/09/18 07:20 from From Our Own Correspondent
Some are buried in mass graves; others are still in the hands of Islamic State militants. Kate Adie introduces stories from Iraq, Chile, India, Colombia, and Sweden: Four years since IS swept through northern Iraq and carried out what th...
» Best Of: Women's Rights Activist Khalida Brohi / John Kerry
07/09/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Growing up in tribal Pakistan, Khalida Brohi knew of several honor killings of women in her village. Her cousin's death motivated Brohi to become an activist. Brohi's new memoir is 'I Should Have Honor.' Also, film critic David Edelstein...
» A Trucker's Stories From The Road / Remembering Burt Reynolds
07/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Finn Murphy has logged over a million miles hauling people's belongings across the country. His memoir, 'The Long Haul,' is filled with insights about life on the road, and the subculture of truckers. Also, we remember Burt Reynolds, who...
» Swedish Elections: Large Gains Expected by Far Right; Milos Stehlik's Picks for Fall 2018 and Telluride Recap; Weekend Passport: Technology and New Identities Explored at Siskel Center
07/09/18 16:05 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show:Sweden is in store for huge political upheaval as far right parties are expected to make large gains in parliamentary... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» O See, Can You Say
07/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
Between the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill and an anonymous op-ed from within the Trump White House, a wave of rule-bending and -breaking has crashed on Washington. This week, we explore how political decorum and popular...
» The Stolen Child
07/09/18 08:36 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
For decades in Argentina, Delia and her granddaughter Virginia searched for Virginia's brother, Delia's missing grandson. He was one of the hundreds of babies disappeared during the country's military dictatorship back in the 1970's. The...
» Obama's Former Ethics Czar
06/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Norm Eisen's new book, 'The Last Palace,' is about his years as America's ambassador to the Czech Republic and the spread of illiberalism in Europe — a trend, he says, that's now crossed the Atlantic. He talks about President Trump, the ...
» John Kerry
05/09/18 17:31 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
During the 2004 presidential election, opponents used falsehoods to attack Kerry's military record. The former secretary of state reflects on that campaign — and on the current state of American politics — in his memoir, 'Every Day is Ex...
» Worldview’s Special Coverage of Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate Confirmation
05/09/18 15:33 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show: President Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court could have broad implications for civil and human... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
» CNN's Lanny Davis Problem
05/09/18 13:00 from On The Media
Six weeks ago, CNN broke a blockbuster story : According to several anonymous sources, President Trump had advance knowledge of the infamous Trump Tower meeting. It was a potential smoking gun, until one of those sources — Lanny Davis, a...
» Activist Khalida Brohi On Honor Killings In Tribal Pakistan
04/09/18 17:30 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Growing up in tribal Pakistan, Khalida Brohi knew of several honor killings of women in her village. When she was just 14 years old, Brohi's cousin Khadija was murdered by their uncle because she fell in love with a man who was not her b...
» Portrait Of: Comedian Julio Torres
04/09/18 08:00 from NPR: Latino USA Podcast
If you've watched Saturday Night Live recently, then you know Julio Torres. His skits are irreverent, often taking the perspective of people and even objects on the margins, with unexpected results. Torres was raised in El Salvador and h...
» Issa Rae / Peter Morgan / Trevor Noah
03/09/18 17:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
We conclude our Emmys series with three more interviews with nominees: Issa Rae, co-creator and star of the HBO series 'Insecure,' spoke with Terry Gross in 2016 about "black humor" and "white humor," and what made her want to write for ...
» Brainwashing, Legal Brothels and Hair Transplants
01/09/18 08:00 from From Our Own Correspondent
Is China trying to brainwash Muslim Uyhgurs? Kate Adie introduces stories and insights from correspondents around the world: John Sweeney meets two men who say they fled China after seeing inside a ’re-education camp' in the north-west p...
» Best Of: John Oliver / Allison Janney / Neil Simon
31/08/18 21:00 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
John Oliver, host of HBO's 'Last Week Tonight,' spoke with Terry Gross in in March about covering the news "no one in their right mind wants to hear about," like the Italian parliamentary elections, NRATV, and tax-exempt religious organi...
» Alec Baldwin / Brian Tyree Henry / Remembering Paul Taylor
31/08/18 17:25 from NPR: Fresh Air Podcast
Our week of interviews with 2018 Emmy nominees continues. Alec Baldwin is nominated for an Emmy for playing the president on 'SNL.' In 2017, he told Terry Gross that his impression is "kind of the Macy's Day Parade [version] of Trump." B...
» Cuba’s Deputy Ambassador In Town to Work on U.S. Relations; Milos Stehlik Interviews Filmmaker Steve James on his Series "America to Me"; Art & Design Chicago’s Living Architecture
31/08/18 15:13 from Worldview Podcast
On Today's Show: Illinois has always had a favorite state status in Cuba, but how does having a new president in power, in Cuba and the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]