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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.

April 23 3 Comments

Kenyan Author’s Missing Chapter: Being Openly Gay

Acclaimed memoirist Binyavanga Wainaina talks about his writing, Africa today and his new life as an openly gay man.

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Sherpas Walk Out From Everest Base Camp

On Mount Everest today, dozens of Sherpas packed up their gear and left base camp, after a lack of response to their demands.

April 22 Comment

What Do We Have To Teach Plato?

Philosopher Rebecca Newberger Goldstein discusses her new book "Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away."

April 22 21 Comments

Children’s Literature: Apartheid Or Just A General Lack of Color?

African-American children's book authors Walter Dean Myers and his son Christopher Myers weigh in.