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1A is home to the national conversation. The show frames the best debates with great guests in ways to make you think, share and engage.

    The News Roundup For February 14, 2020

    The News Roundup For February 14, 2020

    We cover a primary, political unrest in Europe and a budget proposal by President Trump. Plus, why an enormous swarm of locusts is threatening vulnerable countries in East Africa.

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    • 1 hr 31 min
    Funded And Affordable: Should Public Transit Be Free?

    Funded And Affordable: Should Public Transit Be Free?

    Trying to make transportation free for users? "Don't listen to the bureaucracy," Lawrence, Mass., Mayor Daniel Rivera says. "Pick the route and do it."

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    • 47 min
    The Lost Secrets Of The Harlem Renaissance

    The Lost Secrets Of The Harlem Renaissance

    "She wrote about Black southern people with regard to their dialect and vibrancy," author Morgan Jerkins says about Zora Neale Hurston.

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    • 36 min
    What 'High Fidelity' Teaches Us About Breaking Up

    What 'High Fidelity' Teaches Us About Breaking Up

    "In our show, there are lots of Mr. Rights. The point was not to do a love story between two people...our mission was to make sure there were a lot of viable options for our Rob," says "High Fidelity" writer Veronica West.

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    • 35 min
    In New Hampshire And Beyond, Where Is The Democratic Party Headed?

    In New Hampshire And Beyond, Where Is The Democratic Party Headed?

    "It's getting a little bit ugly" on the ground in New Hampshire, says Vice News' Daniel Newhauser.

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    • 35 min
    The News Roundup For February 7, 2020

    The News Roundup For February 7, 2020

    President Trump is acquitted, while the DNC calls for recanvassing in Iowa. The coronavirus epidemic continues. And Kenya's longest serving president dies.

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    • 1 hr 32 min

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