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Rundown for November 28, 2008

Mumbai, Day Three

We get the latest from reporters on the ground ….

A Cycle of Violence

We talk with Sugata Bose, Director of the South Asia Initiative at Harvard University, about the spate of recent terrorists attacks in India, and who might be responsible for them.

Day of Mourning for Retailers?

Economists are saying this could be the worst holiday shopping season in 20 years.

Malls Are New Main Street, USA

Thanksgiving Leftovers

Kathy Gunst gives us tips and recipes for Thanksgiving leftovers …

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

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The Playwright Behind ‘Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike’

Christopher Durang's Tony Award-winning comedy is currently being performed in 27 regional theaters across the U.S.

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EdX CEO Lays Out Disruptive Vision For Higher Ed

Anant Agarwal believes MOOCs — massive online courses — can be a disruptive force for good in higher education.

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What Happens When Your Sibling Makes More Than You?

Sociologist Dalton Conley explains what it means for family dynamics when one sibling is significantly richer or poorer.

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Obama’s Proposal On Inequality: Is It Enough?

Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz offers his take on the president's plan and whether it goes too far or not far enough.