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1:53pm

Mon July 21, 2014
Technology

Why Diversity In Tech Matters: 'People Solve Problems That They See'

Host Michel Martin talks to a roundtable of activists and innovators about the future of technology, and recruiting the next generation of African-Americans and Latinos into the tech field.

1:53pm

Mon July 21, 2014
Books

Phyllis Schlafly Explains Why Feminism Has Made Women Unhappy

Phyllis Schlafly is best known for her successful 1973 campaign to stop the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment. Host Michel Martin speaks to the conservative activist about her life and career.

1:07pm

Fri July 18, 2014
Barbershop

Does Le Return Of LeBron Signal A Comeback For Cleveland?

From LeBron James' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers to longtime NFL reporter Pam Oliver being sidelined from the sidelines, the Barbershop guys weigh in on the latest news.

1:07pm

Fri July 18, 2014
Pop Culture

Anthony Mackie: Marvel Brings Humanity To Its Characters

Step aside Steve Rogers, the Falcon is the new Capt. America. Anthony Mackie plays Falcon in Captain America: The Winter Soldier and he talks to about the character's cultural significance.

1:07pm

Fri July 18, 2014
U.S.

New Chief: NAACP Is Oldest And Best Civil Rights Organization

The nation's oldest civil rights organization, will begin its annual convention this week under new leadership. Civil rights attorney Cornell William Brooks shares his vision for the organization.

12:17pm

Thu July 17, 2014
Music

TMM Producer Relishes 'Fresh Attitude, Young Body'

Originally published on Thu July 17, 2014 12:51 pm

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12:17pm

Thu July 17, 2014
World

Malala Yousafzai Continues To Push For Equality And Justice

Originally published on Thu July 17, 2014 12:51 pm

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12:17pm

Thu July 17, 2014
Pop Culture

Are White Gay Men Stealing 'Culture' From Black Women?

Originally published on Thu July 17, 2014 12:51 pm

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2:41pm

Wed July 16, 2014
Politics

Cory Booker Wants To Help Ex-Offenders Be Economically Productive

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JACKI LYDEN, HOST:

This is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. I'm Jacki Lyden. Michel Martin is away.

Cory Booker was in the political spotlight long before he was sworn in as New Jersey's junior senator in 2014. His first campaign to become mayor of Newark was the focus of an award-winning documentary. Part of his term in that office was chronicled in a television series for the Sundance Channel.

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2:41pm

Wed July 16, 2014
Art & Design

Does Donna Karan's Ramadan Line Border On Cultural Commodification?

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JACKI LYDEN, HOST:

Now we shift our focus from the political to the sartorial. And there's no one better for sartorial splendor and sense than Pulitzer Prize-winning fashion critic Robin Givhan, who's aesthetic and economic and historical perspectives inform her commentary. Robin joins me to discuss a range of headlines, seemly and not, from the fashion world from her office at The Washington Post. Robin, welcome to the program.

ROBIN GIVHAN: Hi, Jacki. It's good to be here.

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