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Bridging The Divide: A Scientist's Search For Faith And Truth
Francis Collins was director of the National Institutes of Health for more than a decade. He's also an evangelical Christian. Host Rachel Martin talked to Collins about some of life's biggest questions and how he's found answers with science and faith.
Saturday, January 22, 2022
The diplomatic push to keep Russia from invading Ukraine is in high gear. President Joe Biden wants more semiconductor makers to follow Intel's lead and build factories in the U.S. Does omicron's relatively high transmissibility translate to the outdoors?
Friday, January 21, 2022
Secretary of State Antony Blinken presses his Russian counterpart over Ukraine. Anti-abortion rights activists mark the Roe v. Wade anniversary with new hope for a Supreme Court reversal. And healthcare experts press Spotify to police the platform's most popular podcaster over bogus COVID claims.
Thursday, January 20, 2022
President Biden's voting rights priority meets defeat in the U.S. Senate. The U.S. won't send troops to Ukraine, even if Russia invades, so what are Kyiv's options? And days after a massive volcanic eruption, the international community struggles to bring relief to the island nation of Tonga.
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
President Biden will hold a rare formal news conference today. When it comes to his agenda, where can Biden point to progress? And the government is now offering free at-home COVID tests to all Americans. When can you expect to get them? Plus, Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Ukraine to try and diffuse tensions with Russia. How much support will the U.S. offer if Russia invades?
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer doesn't have the votes to change the filibuster or pass voting rights reforms. So why are Senate Democrats barreling ahead with a public showdown? And at what point did congregants of a Texas synagogue realize a visitor was actually an assailant? Plus, what will it take for the U.S. and Iran to revive the nuclear deal former President Trump abandoned?
May We Have this Dance
Excellent - The authenticity and Joy of the Lindy culture, as passed down by Frankie Manning. He was a treasure: kind, modest and thoughtful. Cheers to those who celebrate the feel of the music.
Homeless Populations in Democratic Run Cities
Why don’t you do a story on why Democratic run cities have the highest homeless populations? Your story should explain how many of the homeless are mentally ill and should be in mental hospitals, because they are murdering innocent law abiding citizens!! Did you hear about the UCLA grad student (24 yr old young woman) who was stabbed to death by a homeless man in the Hancock Park area of Los Angeles? She was working at a furniture store on the afternoon of Thursday, January 13th. Or what about the 70 year old Nurse who was attacked and killed by a homeless man at Union Station in Los Angeles? This is a crisis you should be speaking about!!!
Falling From Grace
I have enjoyed this podcast for years but they’ve really moved away from journalism ethics that report the whole story and are moving into one sided journalism that supports agendas. Dr. Malone is as credible as any doctor out there and for NPR to only say negative things without saying his credible history is one sided and wrong.