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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 and Jeremy

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

November 20 3 Comments

The Man Behind ‘Mockingjay’

Francis Lawrence describes the rewards and challenges of bringing "The Hunger Games" books to the screen.

November 20 Comment

Iraq War Vet Wins National Book Award For Fiction

The judges described the short stories in Phil Klay's collection "Redeployment" as brutal, piercing and sometimes darkly funny.

November 19 11 Comments

New Film Revisits The Jerry Sandusky Sex Abuse Case

The Penn State assistant football coach will likely spend the rest of his life in prison, but that's not the end of the story.

November 19 222 Comments

Without Slavery, Would The U.S. Be The Leading Economic Power?

Edward Baptist argues in his new book that slavery was integral to establishing the America as a world economic power.