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  • Radiolab Presents: Ponzi Supernova

    Radiolab Presents: Ponzi SupernovaMadoff speaks.  Investigating the world's largest con with the team behind @Audible_com's #PonziSupernova. 14 days ago, 10 Feb 17, 5:45am

  • Stranger in Paradise

    Stranger in ParadiseToday we travel from the storage rooms of the Smithsonian to the sandy beaches of Guadeloupe, chasing the tale of one trash can tipping raccoon.  28 days ago, 27 Jan 17, 9:00am

  • Radiolab Presents: On the Media: Busted, America's Poverty Myths

    Radiolab Presents: On the Media: Busted, America's Poverty MythsOn the Media’s Brooke Gladstone tells Jad and Robert about a project they launched to look at the tales we tell when we talk about poverty. 37 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 6:00am

  • Lose Lose

    Lose LoseThis episode we look at a high profile sporting event where, thanks to a quirk in the tournament rules, the best shot at winning was … to lose.  56 days ago, 30 Dec 16, 9:00am

  • It's Not Us, It's You

    It's Not Us, It's YouThis episode we swivel our attention back to you, our listeners, reconnect with some old friends to see how they are doing, and thank everyone for what they've shared with us. 70 days ago, 16 Dec 16, 6:00am

Sound Opinions

  • Chicago Schools Take A Stand On Immigration Enforcement

    Chicago Schools Take A Stand On Immigration EnforcementAs educators around the United States wonder whether a crackdown on immigrants will reach their schoolhouse doors, principals in Chicago have been given a simple order: Do not let federal immigration agents in without a criminal warrant. The stand ta… 5 hours ago, 23 Feb 17, 7:58pm

  • 16 Latino Leaders Resign From Chicago Public Schools Advisory Panel

    16 Latino Leaders Resign From Chicago Public Schools Advisory PanelA group of prominent Latino leaders resigned from a Chicago Public Schools advisory panel on Wednesday to protest mid-year cuts that disproportionately affect Latino students. In all, 16 of the 18 members of CPS’ Latino Advisory Committee stepped d… 1 day ago, 23 Feb 17, 12:48am

  • Teachers At Chicago Charter School Vote To Authorize A Strike

    Teachers At Chicago Charter School Vote To Authorize A StrikeNearly every union staff member at a charter school chain voted Wednesday to authorize a strike if negotiations remain stalled. Ninety-nine percent of the staff at the four Aspira schools on the Northwest Side voted in favor of the strike. If the sta… 1 day ago, 23 Feb 17, 12:17am

  • City Council Delays Vote On Street Performing Ordinance

    City Council Delays Vote On Street Performing OrdinanceChicago’s City Council is holding off on a plan to crack down on street performers. WBEZ’s Claire Donnelly reports. 1 day ago, 22 Feb 17, 10:33pm

  • Emanuel Reworks Plan For $15M Tax Rebate Money

    Emanuel Reworks Plan For $15M Tax Rebate MoneyMayor Rahm Emanuel worked through a last-minute compromise with the City Council over how to spend unclaimed property tax rebate money, though a handful of aldermen said the deal still doesn’t do enough to help stem gun violence. The proposal ended… 1 day ago, 22 Feb 17, 9:51pm