http://ift.tt/2rHCeP1 News: A Mother Tries To Understand Her Daughter’s Gender Identity

A Mother Tries To Understand Her Daughter’s Gender Identity
A mother and daughter talk about what it means for them to come out as lesbian in different eras, and how labels — or a lack thereof — have shaped their coming out stories.

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http://ift.tt/2qVEpdp News: Israelis Have Mixed Feelings About The 50th Anniversary Of The Six Day War

Israelis Have Mixed Feelings About The 50th Anniversary Of The Six Day War
This week marks the 50th Anniversary of the Arab-Israeli Six Day War. Michel Martin speaks with Jane Eisner, editor of The Forward, about Israelis’ feelings toward marking the event.

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http://ift.tt/2rqYsEo News: A Look Back On Bill Cosby’s Story As His Trial Begins

A Look Back On Bill Cosby’s Story As His Trial Begins
Jeanette Woods talks with NPR’s Michel Martin about her podcast, Cosby Unraveled. It explores Bill Cosby’s beginnings in the projects of North Philadelphia, the peak of his influence and his downfall.

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http://ift.tt/2stLcNK News: Pro-Trump Rally In Portland Is A Flash Point Between Opposing Groups

Pro-Trump Rally In Portland Is A Flash Point Between Opposing Groups
NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with Oregon Public Broadcasting’s Amelia Templeton who’s on scene at a Pro-Trump Rally in downtown Portland, Ore.

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http://ift.tt/2rUflIH News: Former White House Speech Writer Says Citizenship Is An Art With Creativity

Former White House Speech Writer Says Citizenship Is An Art With Creativity
NPR’s Michel Martin talks with Eric Liu, founder of Citizen University and director of the Aspen Institute’s Citizenship and American Identity Program, about citizenship and civic responsibility.

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http://ift.tt/2qVUakK News: As United Kingdom General Election Approaches, The Labour Party Makes Gains

As United Kingdom General Election Approaches, The Labour Party Makes Gains
The Conservative party had a strong lead in the upcoming U.K. general election, but NPR’s Michel Martin and Prof. Roger Scully of Cardiff University talk about what’s changed.

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http://ift.tt/2rr7Urd News: Despite Attention, Sociology Professor Says Violent Extremism Is Relatively Rare

Despite Attention, Sociology Professor Says Violent Extremism Is Relatively Rare
Charles Kurzman, professor of sociology at University North Carolina at Chapel Hill talks with NPR’s Michel Martin about how acts of terrorism are portrayed and perceived versus their reality.

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http://ift.tt/2qQKFYU News: Looking At How News Organizations Report On Terrorist Attacks

Looking At How News Organizations Report On Terrorist Attacks
After the terrorist attack in London, many people, including Indira Lakshmanan, chair of journalism ethics for Poynter, are looking at how the media cover terrorist attacks.

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http://ift.tt/2qQKFYU News: Looking At How News Organizations Report On Terrorist Attacks

Looking At How News Organizations Report On Terrorist Attacks
After the terrorist attack in London, many people, including Indira Lakshmanan, chair of journalism ethics for Poynter, are looking at how the media cover terrorist attacks.

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http://ift.tt/2rzBGso News: After Attack, Londoners Say They Won’t Stop Living Their Lives

After Attack, Londoners Say They Won’t Stop Living Their Lives
After the latest terror attack in the United Kingdom, people in London say they may not feel completely safe, but are determined to go on living their lives and not limit themselves.

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