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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Music From The Show

Arms of Tripoli, “Dream in Tongues”
David Gray, “Gulls”
Bonobo, “Recurring”
David Gray, “You’re The World To Me”
Tortoise, “Restless Water”
The Watermark High, “Maybe Tomorrow Everything Will Be Ok”
David Gray, “Alibi”

Ben Jordan, “Leaving Earth”
Animal Collective, “The New Town Burnout”
The Mermen, “With No Definitive Future and No Purpose”
Folk Implosion, “Insinuation”
The Real Tuesday, “Last Words”
Fugazi, “The Argument”
Pacific Air, “Move”
The XX, “Intro”
Atlas Sound, “Te Amo”
Debruit, “Nigeria What?”


Spotlight

From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.

Robin and Jeremy

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

June 30 33 Comments

Chorus Helps Trans Men And Women Find Their Voice

The all-trans chorus was founded to help people learn to use their changing voices in a safe space.

June 30 123 Comments

Social Justice Activist: Slavery Never Ended, It Just Evolved

Bryan Stevenson of the Equal Justice Initiative recently launched an effort to mark where lynchings took place in the U.S.

June 29 12 Comments

First Known Plane Hijacking Was A Flight To Freedom

Nearly 60 years ago, a forced laborer in a Hungarian brick factory hatched a far-fetched plan to escape.

June 29 34 Comments

Paul Thurmond Explains His Change Of Heart On The Confederate Flag

The state senator is now among those calling for the flag to be removed from near the South Carolina State House.