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  • Father K

    Father KWhat happens when a Palestinian American Lutheran Minister runs for office in one of the most divided and most conservative neighborhoods in all of New York City? 9 days ago, 13 Oct 17, 2:59am

  • Radiolab Presents: More Perfect - American Pendulum I

    Radiolab Presents: More Perfect - American Pendulum IIf you can’t find justice in the Supreme Court, can you find it someplace else? 20 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 4:11am

  • Driverless Dilemma

    Driverless DilemmaWhat happens if we hand over our stickiest moral quandary to a two-ton hunk of metal and let it loose on our streets? 25 days ago, 26 Sep 17, 9:55pm

  • Oliver Sipple

    Oliver SippleIn a flash of heroism and humanity, Oliver Sipple saved a life and became something he never wanted to be.  30 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 6:34am

  • Radiolab Presents: Anna in Somalia

    Radiolab Presents: Anna in SomaliaThis week, we are presenting a story from NPR foreign correspondent Gregory Warner and his new globe-trotting podcast Rough Translation. 40 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 5:45am

Sound Opinions

  • Voter Advocates Push Illinois To Exit Multistate Database

    Voter Advocates Push Illinois To Exit Multistate Database Voter rights advocates are pushing Illinois election officials to withdraw from a longtime multistate voter registration database over questions of accuracy, security and voter suppression. 4 hours ago, 21 Oct 17, 5:43pm

  • Teaching Kids To ‘Say Something’ In An Era of School Shootings

    Teaching Kids To ‘Say Something’ In An Era of School ShootingsIn a world where kids are growing up hearing about one mass shooting after another, schools are taking on the job of preparing their students. There are lockdowns, active shooter drills, and now training programs to recognize and prevent threats.This… 2 days ago, 19 Oct 17, 11:00pm

  • What Could Hurt Chicago’s Bid For Amazon’s HQ2?

    What Could Hurt Chicago’s Bid For Amazon’s HQ2?What could turn Amazon’s smile upside down when it looks at Chicago’s bid for the tech giant’s second headquarters? The due date for bids in this Willy-Wonka-esque competition is Thursday, and every municipality in the country is hoping to fin… 3 days ago, 18 Oct 17, 10:43pm

  • At CPS, More Special Education Dollars Go To White, Wealthier Students

    At CPS, More Special Education Dollars Go To White, Wealthier StudentsTara Williams is fighting hard for her 12-year-old son, who has serious learning and behavior disabilities. She fears what lies ahead if he doesn’t get the help he needs from his public school on Chicago’s West Side.A feisty and devoted single mo… 3 days ago, 18 Oct 17, 10:30pm

  • Mayor To Propose Higher Prices For Ridesharing, Big Concerts

    Mayor To Propose Higher Prices For Ridesharing, Big ConcertsTaking an Uber or Lyft in Chicago could soon get more expensive. And that’s just one of the new revenue streams Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is set to introduce to aldermen Wednesday when he will lay out his plan to help fill the city’s $114 millio… 4 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 10:34pm