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Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Music From The Show

Avishai Cohen, “Variations in G Minor”
Bonobo, “Change Down”
Steve Earle, “Amerika v6″
Fourtet, “Iron Man”
Clint Mansell, “Farewell”
The Wee Trio, “Avril 14″
Amit Poznasky “Night Walk” (from the motion picture “Footnote”) performed by The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra
Jimmy Campbell, Reg Connelly and Ted Shapiro “If I Had You” performed by Roy Eldridge, Oscar Peterson and Buddy Rich


Robin and Jeremy

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

November 24 25 Comments

Jose Antonio Vargas May Soon Become Documented Immigrant

The activist and journalist is one of the undocumented immigrants expected to receive protection from deportation.

November 24 7 Comments

Doctor: Hard-To-Abuse Painkillers Won’t Fix Overdose Crisis

There's a question of whether the new technology of addictive painkillers will help stem the epidemic or help fuel it.

November 21 5 Comments

Students Protest University Of California Tuition Hikes

In spite of protests on University of California campuses, the board voted to hike tuitions by about 5 percent every year for the next five years.

November 20 3 Comments

The Man Behind ‘Mockingjay’

Francis Lawrence describes the rewards and challenges of bringing "The Hunger Games" books to the screen.