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Friday, July 19, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Phoenix, “North”
  • Bell X1, “Feint Praise”
  • Camera Obscura, “Desire Lines”
  • The Wee Trio, “1984”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • Iron and Wine, “Rattling Bone”
  • Avishai Cohen, “IB4U”
  • Bob Geldof, “Thinking Voyager”
  • Kurt Rosenwinkel, “Minor Blues”
  • Page McConnell, “Arbor Day”

Robin and Jeremy

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

November 24 24 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.