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12:46pm

Fri August 1, 2014
Commentary

Before Final Sign Off, Michel Martin Challenges Listeners To 'Tell Me More'

Originally published on Mon August 4, 2014 4:07 pm

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12:46pm

Fri August 1, 2014
Music

Marcus Johnson Trio Offers A Musical Treat For TMM's Final Show

Originally published on Mon August 4, 2014 4:06 pm

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12:46pm

Fri August 1, 2014
Faith Matters

Rabbi: During Transition, Look Back On Accomplishments

Originally published on Mon August 4, 2014 4:06 pm

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This is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. I'm Michel Martin. Now it's time for Faith Matters. That's another part of the program that listeners have told us they very much appreciate. That's where we talk about matters of faith, religion and spirituality.

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1:28pm

Thu July 31, 2014
Latin America

Mexican Journalist Hopes His Reporting Can 'Bridge The Gap'

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I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News.

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12:53pm

Thu July 31, 2014
Music Interviews

Ghanaian Rapper Hopes To Take His 'Afropolitan Dreams' Back Home

Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 1:28 pm

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12:53pm

Thu July 31, 2014
Television

Playing 'Crazy Eyes' Taught Actress 'It's OK To Be Just You'

Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 7:47 pm

Uzo Aduba plays Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren in Orange Is the New Black.
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Uzo Aduba channels many conflicting emotions as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on Netflix's original hit series Orange Is the New Black. The character is at once aggressive, tender, terrifying and vulnerable. That balancing act recently earned Aduba an Emmy nomination.

So it seems fitting that her full name, Uzoamaka, means "the road is good."

But she tells NPR's Michel Martin that she hasn't always been so comfortable with that name.

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12:53pm

Thu July 31, 2014
World

Despite Progress Of LGBT Rights In U.S., Challenges Remain Abroad

Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 1:28 pm

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1:37pm

Wed July 30, 2014
Can I Just Tell You?

Making Space For People Who Are Out Of the Spotlight

Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 9:02 am

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A very smart person I know, a long time civil rights activist, told me once that "gratitude is overrated."

Now, I know that sounds harsh, but what I think she meant was that some people, especially, in her view, women, are too often too quick to settle for less than they deserve. She was talking about people who are so conditioned to have nothing, that they are just too happy when they get even a little.

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1:37pm

Wed July 30, 2014
Education

When Searching For Mentors, Look 'Beyond Race'

Originally published on Wed July 30, 2014 3:21 pm

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1:37pm

Wed July 30, 2014
Beauty Shop

Beauty Shop Ladies Weigh In On The Importance Of Mentors

Originally published on Wed July 30, 2014 3:21 pm

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