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Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss the latest developments in the disappearance of 43 students from a school in Mexico,…
Ben Carson and Jeb Bush show their true selves, and a Brooklyn story about how gentrification works.
We spend the hour catching up on listener mail.
Obama has promised to allow ten thousand Syrian refugees into the US in the coming year, police response to the arrest…
Newspaper editorial boards criticize the opt-out movement, and listener mail.
Black children get fewer painkillers in the ER than white kids, Matt Damon is wrong on the importance of black directors…
A Slate piece on the first-person essay economy, thoughts on Biden, Hillary, and Bernie, and listener mail.
Alexis Goldstein joins us to discuss the second GOP debate, and Molly's latest story on how what happened to Ahmed…
Jeff Abbott joins us to discuss the latest developments in Guatemala, a round up of the second GOP debate, and listener…
Texas police officers arrest a Muslim teenager for building a clock, the Assad regime continues to bomb the suburbs of…
Anna Lekas Miller joins us from Turkey to discuss the refugee crisis, the Seattle Teacher Strike enters its second week,…
New study says age of criminal responsibility should be 21, are top officials cooking the books on airstrikes against…
Obama promises to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees in the coming year, Biden goes on Colbert for an emotional interview,…
Nearly a decade and a half after 9/11 it's clear bin Laden changed the US forever, update on the citywide Seattle…
Obama's drone policy gets adopted by Britain and Pakistan, schools in NYC propose an integration plan, and listener mail…
David Petraeus’s weird, wild plan to defeat ISIS, white people on Trump, the wrong ways that coupled people talk to…
Secretary of Defense Carter is tepid on closing Guantanamo Bay, a historic victory against indefinite solitary…
It’s back to school season! We finally get to Jelani Cobb’s beautiful New Yorker article on the history of a…
Mike Konczal joins us to discuss the ups and downs of the stock market, Obama’s legacy with Dodd Frank, and the…
Jeff Abbott joins us to explain the latest protests in Guatemala and the political scandal that preceded them. Also,…
Hocine Dimerdji joins us to discuss the protests in Beirut and the history and context behind them. Also, John and Molly…
Yana Kunichoff joins us to discuss the Dyett hunger strike for a public school in Chicago, homelessness amongst NYC’s…

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