Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.
From barber shops to bike shops, WBUR's Deborah Becker looks at what the protests have meant for businesses.
Steve Almond writes, "our allegiance to football legitimizes and ever fosters within us a tolerance for violence, greed, racism, and even homophobia."
Many studies have shown that the average adolescent doesn't get enough sleep, and that can cause physical and mental health issues.
Jim Bueermann says the shooting of Michael Brown and the aftermath point to the need for a conversation about policing in the U.S.