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11:55am

Fri March 28, 2014
Health

West Africans Worried About Ebola Outbreak

The deadly Ebola outbreak in the West African country of Guinea has reached the nation's capital. Now healthcare officials are scrambling for answers. Dr. Armand Sprecher explains.

11:55am

Thu March 27, 2014
Sports

Can Coats Quiet Controversy Over Football Team Name?

Originally published on Thu March 27, 2014 12:59 pm

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11:55am

Thu March 27, 2014
Movie Interviews

For Actor Michael Peña, A Transformative Role As Cesar Chavez

Originally published on Thu March 27, 2014 12:59 pm

Michael Pena as Cesar Chavez
Pantelion Films

The new film Cesar Chavez brings to life the famed civil rights leader, who organized farm laborers and fought to secure a living wage and better working conditions in the fields. He founded the United Farm Workers union in California in 1962, and his work inspired millions of people in the U.S. and internationally. Actor Michael Peña, who plays Chavez, spoke with Tell Me More host Michel Martin about how he prepared for the role and what it meant to him and his family.

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11:54am

Thu March 27, 2014
Sports

Boxed In, Then Leaving NFL At Age 26

Originally published on Thu March 27, 2014 12:59 pm

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11:48am

Wed March 26, 2014
Africa

Polygamy May Seem Like A Man's Dream, But Kenyan Women Are Not Happy

Originally published on Wed March 26, 2014 12:41 pm

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11:46am

Wed March 26, 2014
Technology

The Changing World Of Tech Requires A Woman's Eye

Originally published on Thu March 27, 2014 2:09 pm

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11:46am

Wed March 26, 2014
Author Interviews

Walter Mosley: To End Race, We Have To Recognize 'White' Doesn't Exist

Originally published on Wed March 26, 2014 12:41 pm

Walter Mosley's writing inspired Hollywood filmmakers and a generation of black writers. He's now being honored at the National Black Writers' Conference. He talks about the award and his new book.

11:25am

Tue March 25, 2014
Parenting

Beating Video Sparks Discipline Debate

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I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. They say it takes a village to raise a child, but maybe you just need a few moms and dads in your corner. Every week, we check in with a diverse group of parents for their common sense and savvy advice. Today, we want to talk about a new video that's making the rounds on social media. And, no, sadly, it has nothing to do with cute cats.

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11:25am

Tue March 25, 2014
Health

Why Alzheimer's Hits Women Harder

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11:25am

Tue March 25, 2014
Education

Decoding College Financial Aid

Originally published on Tue March 25, 2014 12:13 pm

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