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Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Are You A Parent Worried About Violence Of Hunger Games?

Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen, left, and Liam Hemsworth portrays Gale Hawthorne in a scene from "The Hunger Games." (AP/Lionsgate, Murray Close)

Are you a parent who is fighting with your child about the series “Hunger Games?”

Are you worried the movie will be too violent? Let us know.

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Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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New York Prison Inmates Trounce Harvard Debate Team

It sounds like a storyline out of Hollywood, but it happened on a prison stage in front of national college debate judges.

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Dealing With Alcoholism In The Family

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Michael Bloomberg Takes Climate Fight To Cities

New York's former mayor and Vancouver's mayor Gregor Robertson are pushing for climate change policies at the city level.