Arts & Culture

Public Radio Showcase 3-17-12
4:29 pm
Sat March 17, 2012

The Rise of the Islamists

Across the Arab world, the new power brokers are Islamist movements with a sweeping electoral mandate.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-10-12
3:56 pm
Sat March 10, 2012

BURN: An Energy Journal - Particles: Nuclear Power After Fukushima

It is the fundamental issue of our time: Energy; where we get it; how we use it; what happens then. It powers our homes and our economy; it creates troubled alliances and disturbing divisions; it empowers and impoverishes; it enables almost all that we do and now threatens all that we have become.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-3-12
4:40 pm
Sat March 3, 2012

After Kim Jong-il: America and the Two Koreas

The death of Kim Jong-il last December - and the appointment of his unknown and untested twenty-something son Kim Jong-un as his successor - has left the world on the edge of its seat – and with plenty of questions.

The US, South Korea, and North Korea’s neighbors are watching closely to see what comes next.

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Public Radio Showcase 2-25-12
4:05 pm
Sat February 25, 2012

America and the Middle East: What Lies Ahead

With American troops out of Iraq and leaving Afghanistan – what will America’s ‘strong presence’ in the region look like?

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Public Radio Showcase 2-11-12
10:18 am
Sat February 11, 2012

Maya Angelou's Black History Month Special

May Angelou

Maya Angelou defines Black History, as it is embraced in our popular culture with an emphasis on the civil rights era and a poetic acknowledgement of late activist, Rosa Parks.

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Public Radio Showcase 2-4-12
11:21 am
Sat February 4, 2012

Should The U.N. Admit Palestine as a Full Member State?

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about Palestine's status in the United Nations.

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Public Radio Showcase 1-28-12
4:13 pm
Sat January 28, 2012

Would the World Be Better Off Without Religion?

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about religion's role in human history.

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Public Radio Showcase 1-21-12
2:36 pm
Sat January 21, 2012

Who Needs an English Major? The Future of Liberal Arts Education

The most popular college major in America these days is business. Some students think it doesn't pay to study philosophy or history.

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