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Go behind the headlines: From the economy and healthcare to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point talks with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.
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The Origin Story Of The Gig Economy Aug 20, 2018 Listen Download
What's To Come In The Week Ahead Aug 20, 2018 Listen Download
D'oh! Discussing All Things Springfield With 'Simpsons' Writer Mike Reiss Aug 17, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Aretha Franklin Dies, John Brennan, Omarosa's Tapes, Catholic Priest Abuse Aug 17, 2018 Listen Download
Your New Prescription: Empathy Aug 16, 2018 Listen Download
Rape Kits Often Go Untested For Decades Aug 16, 2018 Listen Download
Inspiration Through Procrastination Aug 15, 2018 Listen Download
'God Save Texas': Contradictions Of The Lone Star State Aug 15, 2018 Listen Download
Meditation In The Mainstream: The Growing Mindfulness Movement Aug 14, 2018 Listen Download
Trump, Turkey, Tariffs And The State Of Global Trade Aug 14, 2018 Listen Download
Inside The Stories Of Hate Crime Survivors In America Aug 13, 2018 Listen Download
Looking Ahead To The Week In News Aug 13, 2018 Listen Download
Despite Abundance Of Craft Beer, Wine And Spirits Are Slowly Taking Over Aug 10, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Mueller, Midterms, Manafort And More Aug 10, 2018 Listen Download
The Story Of The Democratic Party, As Told By New Podcast 'The Wilderness' Aug 9, 2018 Listen Download
With PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi Stepping Down, A Look At The Status Of Female CEOs Aug 9, 2018 Listen Download
'Ticker': The History Of The Artificial Heart Aug 8, 2018 Listen Download
What These Wildfires Say About Climate Change Aug 8, 2018 Listen Download
20 Years Of 'The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill' Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
Inside The Iran Sanctions Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
Are Millennials Really So On The Move? Aug 6, 2018 Listen Download
This Week In The News: What To Watch For Aug 6, 2018 Listen Download
The Summer Of Documentaries Aug 3, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Manafort Trial, Trade War With China, Fake Facebook Accounts Aug 3, 2018 Listen Download
Another Look At Fat's Bad Rap Aug 2, 2018 Listen Download
Health Care, And The Price Tag On Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare For All' Plan Aug 2, 2018 Listen Download
Why We Need Bees Aug 1, 2018 Listen Download
The Facts And Future Of Trump's Economy Aug 1, 2018 Listen Download
A Failure To Solve Black Homicides Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
Trump Labels News Media 'Enemy Of The American People' Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
Grades Are In: Evaluating Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Jul 30, 2018 Listen Download
Previewing This Week In News Jul 30, 2018 Listen Download
Living And Writing The American South Jul 27, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Trump-Cohen Latest, Reuniting Migrant Families, Heat Wave Jul 27, 2018 Listen Download
Extreme Heat Wave Sweeps The Globe Jul 26, 2018 Listen Download
Trump's Bailout For Farmers, Amid Ongoing Tariff Talk Jul 26, 2018 Listen Download
U.S. Colleges: A Front Line For International Spying Jul 25, 2018 Listen Download
The Age Of The 3D-Printed Gun Jul 25, 2018 Listen Download
'Theybies': Letting Children Decide Their Gender Jul 24, 2018 Listen Download
Endangered Species Act Under Attack Jul 24, 2018 Listen Download
Memoir 'Cancerland' Illuminates Stories Of Hope, Loss And Life With The Disease Jul 23, 2018 Listen Download
The Week Ahead: What To Watch For In Washington And The World Jul 23, 2018 Listen Download
Bringing People Together With Books, In Cleveland And Beyond Jul 20, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Helsinki Summit, Trump Walkbacks, Suspected Russian Spy Jailed Jul 20, 2018 Listen Download
Racism, Discrimination And Calling The Police On Black People Jul 19, 2018 Listen Download
With Political Tensions High, How Should Party Candidates Proceed? Jul 19, 2018 Listen Download
Striking Out: What's Gone Wrong For Baseball? Jul 18, 2018 Listen Download
In Midweek News: Trump-Putin Summit, Mueller Probe, Russia-NRA Arrest Jul 18, 2018 Listen Download
Reopening The Case Of Emmett Till Jul 17, 2018 Listen Download
Election Interference Takes Center Stage At Trump-Putin Press Conference Jul 17, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa's Poor Water Quality Goes South Jul 16, 2018 Listen Download
High Stakes In Helsinki As Trump And Putin Meet Jul 16, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Kavanaugh Nominated, Fiery FBI Agent Hearing, Tension At NATO Jul 13, 2018 Listen Download
Can Gentrification Be A Good Thing? Jul 13, 2018 Listen Download
The Promise And Mystery Of The Grand Canyon Jul 12, 2018 Listen Download
The Latest Challenges Facing Obamacare Jul 12, 2018 Listen Download
'All The Single Ladies' Living Alone Jul 11, 2018 Listen Download
What To Expect From The NATO Summit Jul 11, 2018 Listen Download
How Russia Undermined American Democracy Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
President Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh To Supreme Court Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
Are We There Yet? A History Of The Family Road Trip Jul 9, 2018 Listen Download
What We're Watching In The Week Ahead Jul 9, 2018 Listen Download
Advice Columns: An American Love Affair Jul 6, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Pruitt Resigns, Tariffs In Effect, SCOTUS Front-Runners, North Korea Visit Jul 6, 2018 Listen Download
The Modern, Mixed-Up Music Of Jazz Pianist Robert Glasper Jul 5, 2018 Listen Download
Can You Balance Screen Time And Family Time? Jul 5, 2018 Listen Download
Get Back In The Kitchen With Sam Sifton And Melissa Clark Jul 4, 2018 Listen Download
The Fallows Take Us On A Journey Through America Jul 4, 2018 Listen Download
Neil deGrasse Tyson Brings Astrophysics Down To Earth Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
Elizabeth Vargas On Fighting Through Alcoholism Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
Why Birds Matter In 2018 Jul 2, 2018 Listen Download
Surge In Foster Children Amid Opioid Crisis Jul 2, 2018 Listen Download
Best Summer Books: 2018 Jun 29, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Capital Gazette Shooting, Trump-Putin Summit, Kennedy Retires Jun 29, 2018 Listen Download
Reconciling Faith And Identity In Vicky Beeching's 'Undivided' Jun 28, 2018 Listen Download
Supreme Court Term Roundup: Kennedy Retiring, Gerrymandering, Travel Ban And More Jun 28, 2018 Listen Download
Two Green Thumbs Up: Digging Into Your Gardening Questions Jun 27, 2018 Listen Download
Surveying The Country With Our Citizen Roundtable Jun 27, 2018 Listen Download
Mona Charen On How Feminism Fails Us Jun 26, 2018 Listen Download
Amid Trump's Immigration Crackdown, Uncovering MS-13 Jun 26, 2018 Listen Download
She Was Ordered To Stay Drug-Free While On Probation. Is It Constitutional? Jun 25, 2018 Listen Download
Looking At The Week Ahead In The News Jun 25, 2018 Listen Download
The Past, Present And Future Of Classic Rock Jun 22, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Zero Tolerance At Border, U.S. Leaves U.N. Human Rights Council, Trade Tensions Jun 22, 2018 Listen Download
Coastal Communities, Watch Out: Sea Level Rise Threatens Your Homes Jun 21, 2018 Listen Download
Stephen Miller: Trump's Advisor Behind Separating Families Jun 21, 2018 Listen Download
Mapping Out Recreational Marijuana Jun 20, 2018 Listen Download
Behind Trump's Call To Launch A Space Force Jun 20, 2018 Listen Download
Celebrating Juneteenth: The History Behind The Holiday Jun 19, 2018 Listen Download
Zeroing In On Immigration, Asylum Laws And The Border Jun 19, 2018 Listen Download
Battling Misinformation And 'Bad Advice' About Science And Your Health Jun 18, 2018 Listen Download
What We're Watching In The Week Ahead Jun 18, 2018 Listen Download
Kicking Off The World Cup Jun 15, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: History In North Korea, IG Report, New York AG Sues Trump & Family Jun 15, 2018 Listen Download
D'oh! Discussing All Things Springfield With 'Simpsons' Writer Mike Reiss Jun 14, 2018 Listen Download
Profiting While In Power Jun 14, 2018 Listen Download
The Freedom Of Information And Our Government Jun 13, 2018 Listen Download
Breaking Down The AT&T-Time Warner Decision Jun 13, 2018 Listen Download
The Binge-Watching Continues. What's Behind Netflix's Success? Jun 12, 2018 Listen Download
All Eyes On Historic North Korea Summit Jun 12, 2018 Listen Download
Our Planet Is Tangled In Plastic Jun 11, 2018 Listen Download
What's To Come This Week In The News Jun 11, 2018 Listen Download
Miss America's Makeover Jun 8, 2018 Listen Download
The Week In The News: Trump Pardons, NFL White House Visit, Anthony Bourdain Dead At 61 Jun 8, 2018 Listen Download
Going Down Timothy Snyder's 'Road To Unfreedom' Jun 7, 2018 Listen Download
After Kate Spade's Death, Widening The Conversation About Women's Mental Health Jun 7, 2018 Listen Download
Telemedicine: The Doctor Will See You Now (Via Video Call) Jun 6, 2018 Listen Download
Sports Betting Takes Off Jun 6, 2018 Listen Download
Diving Into The Ever-Evolving Ad World With Ken Auletta Jun 5, 2018 Listen Download
The View From Canada: G7 Summit, Tariffs And Trade Jun 5, 2018 Listen Download
Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Colorado Baker In Cakeshop Case Jun 4, 2018 Listen Download
The Week Ahead: The Primaries, Congress, North Korea Summit Jun 4, 2018 Listen Download
What It Means To Be 'Middle-Aged' Jun 1, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Singapore Summit, Giuliani's PR Ploy, Roseanne Barred Jun 1, 2018 Listen Download
How Dropshipping Is Changing Retail May 31, 2018 Listen Download
Hurricane Maria Death Toll In Puerto Rico Estimated Thousands Higher Than Initial Reports May 31, 2018 Listen Download
Inspiring Stories Of Widowed Fathers In 'The Group' May 30, 2018 Listen Download
Migrant Children At The Border May 30, 2018 Listen Download
With GPS, Are We 'Never Lost Again'? May 29, 2018 Listen Download
Looking At The Week Ahead In The News May 29, 2018 Listen Download
The Evolution Of Prom May 25, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: North Korea Summit Cancelled, FBI Briefing, Gun Safety In Texas May 25, 2018 Listen Download
Filmmaking In The Trump Era May 24, 2018 Listen Download
Tackling The Gender Imbalance In News Media May 24, 2018 Listen Download
Retracing An Expedition Through The Great Wild North Of Alaska May 23, 2018 Listen Download
U.S. Birth Rate Drops To Lowest In Decades May 23, 2018 Listen Download
How The Top 9.9 Percent Is Leaving The Rest In The Dust May 22, 2018 Listen Download
Behind Trump's Demand For A DOJ Investigation May 22, 2018 Listen Download
The Biggest 'What-If' Moments In Sports History May 21, 2018 Listen Download
Trump's Push For Prison Reform May 21, 2018 Listen Download
Getting Ready For The Royal Wedding May 18, 2018 Listen Download
Week In News: Gaza Violence, North Korea Talks, Trump's Michael Cohen Payment May 18, 2018 Listen Download
Diving Deep Into Coal Country With 'Embedded' May 17, 2018 Listen Download
Abortion Politics Across The Atlantic: Ireland's Vote, America's Ongoing Debate May 17, 2018 Listen Download
Exploring The World Of Psychedelics With Michael Pollan May 16, 2018 Listen Download
One Year Of Mueller May 16, 2018 Listen Download
The 'Last Cowboys' Of The New American West May 15, 2018 Listen Download
Students, Parents And Suicide: What's The Role Of The University? May 15, 2018 Listen Download
The Fallows Take Us On A Journey Through America May 14, 2018 Listen Download
The Week Ahead In World Affairs May 14, 2018 Listen Download
The Complexities Behind Domestic Violence May 11, 2018 Listen Download
The Week In The News: Iran Deal, Haspel's CIA Hearing, Halting At The Border May 11, 2018 Listen Download
Former Ambassador Michael McFaul On Russia, The U.S. & The World May 10, 2018 Listen Download
There's A Job For You: As Labor Market Grows, Where Is It Heading? May 10, 2018 Listen Download
Calorie Counts And Chain Restaurant Menus May 9, 2018 Listen Download
Trump Withdraws From The Iran Nuclear Deal May 9, 2018 Listen Download
The Eruption In Hawaii And The Science Of Volcanoes May 8, 2018 Listen Download
Nicholas Kristof On What The Media Is Missing While It's Covering Trump May 8, 2018 Listen Download
Boy Scouts Change Name, Welcome Girls To Program May 7, 2018 Listen Download
The Week Ahead In Washington May 7, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Trump-Stormy Saga Continues, Cambridge Analytica Tanks, Mueller's Got Questions May 4, 2018 Listen Download
Hail To The Hippies: Celebrating 50 Years Of 'Hair' May 4, 2018 Listen Download
Tick-Borne Diseases Are On The Rise May 3, 2018 Listen Download
A DNA Database Helped Find A Suspected Serial Killer. How Is Your Privacy Affected? May 3, 2018 Listen Download
How Did Housing Become So Expensive? May 2, 2018 Listen Download
What This Week's Talks Could Mean For U.S.-China Trade Relations May 2, 2018 Listen Download
Your New Prescription: Empathy May 1, 2018 Listen Download
The Impossibility Of The Presidency May 1, 2018 Listen Download
America's Oil Frontier Apr 30, 2018 Listen Download
The Right To Asylum In The U.S. Apr 30, 2018 Listen Download
'Incels': The Movement Behind The Toronto Attack Apr 27, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Pledge To End Korean War, Cosby Found Guilty, VA Nominee Withdraws Apr 27, 2018 Listen Download
'Us Vs. Them': Inside Globalism Apr 26, 2018 Listen Download
'Us Vs. Them': Inside Globalism Apr 26, 2018 Listen Download
The Deeper Challenges Facing The VA Apr 26, 2018 Listen Download
The Deeper Challenges Facing The VA Apr 26, 2018 Listen Download
When Algorithms Replace Tastemakers Apr 25, 2018 Listen Download
When Algorithms Replace Tastemakers Apr 25, 2018 Listen Download
Fentanyl's Growing Reach Apr 25, 2018 Listen Download
Fentanyl's Growing Reach Apr 25, 2018 Listen Download
'God Save Texas': Contradictions Of The Lone Star State Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
'God Save Texas': Contradictions Of The Lone Star State Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
Overhauling Digital Privacy In The EU Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
Overhauling Digital Privacy In The EU Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
How Clean Is Our Air? Apr 23, 2018 Listen Download
How Clean Is Our Air? Apr 23, 2018 Listen Download
Unpacking The DNC Lawsuit Apr 23, 2018 Listen Download
Unpacking The DNC Lawsuit Apr 23, 2018 Listen Download
Kendrick Wins And Beyoncé Shines: A Historic Week For Black Musicians Apr 20, 2018 Listen Download
Kendrick Wins And Beyoncé Shines: A Historic Week For Black Musicians Apr 20, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: North Korea Talks, Comey Reveals, Starbucks Takes Heat Apr 20, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: North Korea Talks, Comey Reveals, Starbucks Takes Heat Apr 20, 2018 Listen Download
Cuba After Castro Apr 19, 2018 Listen Download
Cuba After Castro Apr 19, 2018 Listen Download
Sean Hannity And The Trump Presidency Apr 19, 2018 Listen Download
Sean Hannity And The Trump Presidency Apr 19, 2018 Listen Download
How We're 'Killing Ourselves To Live Longer' Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
How We're 'Killing Ourselves To Live Longer' Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
Students Have Been Marching, But Will They Vote In November? Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
Students Have Been Marching, But Will They Vote In November? Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
Prepping For 'The Big One' And The Inevitability Of Natural Disasters Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
Prepping For 'The Big One' And The Inevitability Of Natural Disasters Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
Arrest Of 2 Black Men At Starbucks Sparks Protests Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
Arrest Of 2 Black Men At Starbucks Sparks Protests Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
James Comey Speaks Out Apr 16, 2018 Listen Download
James Comey Speaks Out Apr 16, 2018 Listen Download
After The U.S. Strikes Syria, What's Next Apr 16, 2018 Listen Download
After The U.S. Strikes Syria, What's Next Apr 16, 2018 Listen Download
Newspapers, The Engines Of Local Journalism, Face A Bleak Future Apr 13, 2018 Listen Download
Newspapers, The Engines Of Local Journalism, Face A Bleak Future Apr 13, 2018 Listen Download
Week In The News: Cohen Raid, Ryan Bows Out, Eyes On Syria Apr 13, 2018 Listen Download
Facebook Faces Congress Apr 12, 2018 Listen Download
Paul Ryan Retiring From Congress Apr 12, 2018 Listen Download
Advice Columns: An American Love Affair Apr 11, 2018 Listen Download
National Guard Heads To U.S.-Mexico Border Apr 11, 2018 Listen Download
Antidepressants And The Problem Of Withdrawal Apr 10, 2018 Listen Download
Syria Chemical Attacks And The World's Next Moves Apr 10, 2018 Listen Download
Bill O'Reilly, Sexual Harassment And Buying Silence Apr 9, 2018 Listen Download
'Trump Unbound' Apr 9, 2018 Listen Download
It's Senior Thesis Season Apr 6, 2018 Listen Download
Trump Sends Troops To Border, Mueller Probe Turns, Teachers Strike (Week In The News) Apr 6, 2018 Listen Download
The Connection Between Cellphones And Cancer Apr 5, 2018 Listen Download
EPA's Scott Pruitt Faces Mounting Ethics Controversies Apr 5, 2018 Listen Download
Vaping Trend Explodes At Schools Across The Country Apr 5, 2018 Listen Download
Sinclair's Scripted Message To Millions Of Local TV Viewers Apr 4, 2018 Listen Download
MLK's Final Message, 50 Years After His Death Apr 4, 2018 Listen Download
'2001: A Space Odyssey' 50 Years Later Apr 3, 2018 Listen Download
The Uncertain Future Of Self-Driving Cars Apr 3, 2018 Listen Download
Free Range Parenting Gets A Boost In Utah Apr 2, 2018 Listen Download
China's View Of The World Apr 2, 2018 Listen Download
Watching 'Roseanne,' Again Mar 30, 2018 Listen Download
White House Staff Turnover, Stormy Daniels Speaks, U.S. Census Changes (Week In The News) Mar 30, 2018 Listen Download
A Lesson in 'Elastic Thinking' Mar 29, 2018 Listen Download
Thousands Of Eggs And Embryos Lost, But Few Answers Mar 29, 2018 Listen Download
Did IBM Push Out Older Workers? Mar 28, 2018 Listen Download
The Growing Outrage Over The Killing Of Stephon Clark Mar 28, 2018 Listen Download
The Return Of Tiger Woods Mar 27, 2018 Listen Download
Trump Expels 60 Russian Diplomats Mar 27, 2018 Listen Download
Selfie Culture Is New, But Self-Obsession Is Not Mar 26, 2018 Listen Download
Stormy Daniels Speaks Out Mar 26, 2018 Listen Download
What Comes After The March For Our Lives? Mar 26, 2018 Listen Download
'March For Our Lives' Will Press For Change On Guns Mar 23, 2018 Listen Download
Trump Lawyer Quits, Fury At Facebook, Uproar Over White House Leaks Mar 23, 2018 Listen Download
A #MeToo Moment For Low-Wage Workers Mar 22, 2018 Listen Download
Do Democrats Have A Nancy Pelosi Problem? Mar 22, 2018 Listen Download
Trophy-Hunting Ban Lifted For Some Lions, Elephants Mar 21, 2018 Listen Download
Facebook Poked Mar 21, 2018 Listen Download
Life With ALS Mar 20, 2018 Listen Download
More Funding, Death Penalty: Trump Unveils Opioid Crisis Plan Mar 20, 2018 Listen Download
'Are Black Men Doomed?' Mar 19, 2018 Listen Download
Trump's Troubled Cabinet Mar 19, 2018 Listen Download
A Wrinkle In Time's Message For This Generation's Girls Mar 16, 2018 Listen Download
Mueller Subpoenas Trump Organization, Students Walk Out, Dem Wins PA-18 Mar 16, 2018 Listen Download
The 'Chill But Kinda Sad' Rock Of Soccer Mommy Mar 15, 2018 Listen Download
Diplomatic Row As U.K. Blames Russia For Spy Poisoning Mar 15, 2018 Listen Download
Border Walls And Protests Greet Trump On First Visit To California Mar 14, 2018 Listen Download
Physicist Stephen Hawking Dead At 76 Mar 14, 2018 Listen Download
Inspiration Through Procrastination Mar 13, 2018 Listen Download
Rex Tillerson Fired Mar 13, 2018 Listen Download
A Reality Check In Puerto Rico Mar 12, 2018 Listen Download

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