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Thursday, January 30, 2014

Music From The Show

Bonobo, “Hatoa”
Tinsley Ellis, “Kiss of Death”
Lupe Fiasco, “Hip Hop Saved My Life”
Blood Orange, “It Is What It Is”
Bonobo, “Prelude Kiara”
Messer, “Suber Tee”
Gramatik, “Expect Us”
Sub Focus, “Turn Back Time”
Miles Davis, “Footprints”

Vector Lovers, “Kissed You By The Fountain”
The Baldwin Brothers, “Just Me”
Kurt Vile, “The Ghost of Freddie Roach”
The John Butler Trio, “Take Me”
Kasim Keto, “Facing”
We Are Standard, “Jesus In Her Eyes”
The Lickets, “Serial East”
Shearwater, “Natural One”
Thelonious Monk, “Locomotive”


Robin and Jeremy

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

July 30 Comment

As War And Conflicts Proliferate, Children Become Unwary Victims And Targets

Kids have always suffered during war and crisis, but there's a sense the burden of instability is being increasingly borne by children.

July 30 3 Comments

California Drought: A Central Valley Farmer’s Experience

Last month was the hottest June on Earth since records began in 1880, making the West Coast drought even harder for farmers.

July 29 13 Comments

U.S. ‘Border Crisis’ In A Global Context

Bill Frelick of Human Rights Watch says what the U.S. is seeing is dwarfed by the massive flow of refugees into other countries, such as Italy.

July 29 4 Comments

Iraq War Vet Returns To A Broken Country

Roy Scranton says what he found in Baghdad "shows the evidence of the truth of what we'd actually done."