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Post Reports is the daily podcast from The Washington Post. Unparalleled reporting. Expert insight. Clear analysis. Everything you’ve come to expect from the newsroom of The Post. For your ears. Martine Powers is your host, asking the questions you didn’t know you wanted answered. Published weekdays by 5 p.m. Eastern time.
 
Let's make sense of the world – together. From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point host Meghna Chakrabarti speaks with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR.
 
Fresh Air from WHYY, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.
 
In Intelligence Matters, former acting Director of the CIA Michael Morell, speaks with top leaders of the U.S. intelligence community as they reflect on their life, career and the critical roles they play in shaping national security policies. As a central figure in the most significant U.S. counter-terror efforts of the past two decades and a former CIA intelligence analyst, Morell is uniquely skilled at taking industry leading knowledge to make connections that provide deep insight into co ...
 
A weekly discussion of current affairs in China with journalists, writers, academics, policy makers, business people and anyone with something compelling to say about the country that's reshaping the world. A SupChina production, hosted by Kaiser Kuo and Jeremy Goldkorn.
 
America feels divided. From the most salient questions about our national identity and place in the world, to fundamental concerns about technology, religion, the economy, and public policy, Intelligence Squared U.S. is here to help. A respite from polarized discussions, we bring together the smartest minds to debate and dissect issues in depth, restoring civility and bringing intelligence to the public square in the process.
 
Three women unraveling the mysteries of the Mueller investigation each week as alt government employee and anonymous host, AG simplifies the absurd amount of Trump Russia news and wraps it up into tasty bites for human consumption. Mueller, She Wrote is committed to reporting facts and conjecture with just the right amount of snark. Come for the news, stay for the Fantasy Indictment Draft!
 
Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.
 
Talk Python to Me is a weekly podcast hosted by developer and entrepreneur Michael Kennedy. We dive deep into the popular packages and software developers, data scientists, and incredible hobbyists doing amazing things with Python. If you're new to Python, you'll quickly learn the ins and outs of the community by hearing from the leaders. And if you've been Pythoning for years, you'll learn about your favorite packages and the hot new ones coming out of open source.
 
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Corporations and big business have wrecked the environment, but disadvantaged communities living in "sacrifice zones" -- urban areas heavily polluted and poisoned by industry -- are paying the price, says climate justice leader Angela Mahecha Adrar. Explaining why racial and economic justice must be at the center of climate action, she takes us to …
 
The relatively recent introduction of async and await as keywords in Python have spawned a whole area of high performance, highly scalable frameworks and supporting libraries. One such library that has great async building blocks is Omnilib. On this episode, you'll meet John Reese. John is the creator of Omnilib, which includes packages such as aio…
 
More at http://philosophytalk.org/shows/john-rawls.John Rawls was one of the most influential political philosophers of the twentieth century. In his book "A Theory of Justice" he articulated a concept of justice as fairness, which won many fans among liberals, and provoked important responses from thoughtful libertarians such as Robert Nozick. Ken…
 
Presenter Rick Edwards, sports broadcaster Natalie Pike, American comic Alex Edelman and sports presenter David Alorka join Colin Murray for an hour of sporting punditry, humour and entertainment.Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for nonsense and answers lacking in conviction.In the final round, the top two po…
 
In a break from the previous administration, the White House announced that it is ready to meet with Iran and other signatories of the 2015 nuclear deal. And, getting soldiers and militias fighting wars to lay down their weapons for a vaccine rollout seems unlikely. But Norwegian Refugee Council Secretary General Jan Egeland suggests it can happen,…
 
America said goodbye to talk radio legend Rush Limbaugh this week. And while many paid their respects to Limbaugh, the Left did not hold back in showing how classless they are by celebrating his death. Yet they're the party of "love"? And President Biden says minorities don't know "how to get online" to get a vaccine. So Biden thinks minorities don…
 
Eliot Higgins is an investigative journalist. He is the founder of Bellingcat, a platform specialising in open source intelligence. Bellingcat is known for its work on the Syrian civil war, the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and the Salisbury poisonings. On the podcast, he tells Lara and Olivia about his love of custard, what he snac…
 
First, Chris discusses the division within the Republican party with Michael Smerconish and David Gregory. Then, Rep. Mikie Sherrill joins Chris to discuss the clash between the Democrats and Republicans over the commission formed to investigate the Capitol Riot. Chris wraps up the show with Dr. Ashish Jha on the key factors that play into vaccinat…
 
The U.S. Food and Drug administration found the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine is safe and effective and meets the emergency use authorization requirements. If authorized, it’ll be the third shot option in the United States. Dr. Leana Wen is the former Baltimore Health Commissioner and is currently an emergency room physician. She also has b…
 
White House press secretary Jen Psaki clarifies again that this is an "emergency situation" that calls for putting the migrant children in "facilities." Was Trump not under the same emergency situation she speaks of? Where's AOC's outrage in this situation? The World Economic Forum shared the benefits of a "vaccine passport." Will the people in the…
 
Project Veritas Video Leak PROVES Tech Execs Plan Censoring Conservatives, Even Threaten Republicans. Salesforce, one of the biggest tech companies in the world is seen on video discussing the prohibition of messages that could incite political conflict. The executives even reference telling the Republican National Committee that they would not tol…
 
Jim Gray, is a Twelve-time Emmy Award-winner and one of the most legendary figures in sports broadcasting history, his book TALKING TO GOATS: The Moments You Remember and the Stories You Never Heard was just out this past November. Today he joins to talk about Tiger Woods, his friend, and golf legend, who yesterday was in a terrible accident in Los…
 
Behind the fight over raising the minimum wage — and why the Senate parliamentarian is at the center of it. Plus, boomers embrace online shopping. Read more: President Biden’s push to increase the federal minimum wage is facing significant hurdles in Congress, opposed by skeptical Republicans, centrist Democrats and many business owners. Labor repo…
 
Known for his novel 'The Things They Carried,' O'Brien is now the subject of a new documentary, 'The War and Peace of Tim O'Brien.' When he became a father in his late 50s, he initially feared parenthood would curtail his writing." Much as Vietnam did, [parenthood] gave me a body of material, that kind of context to write about," he says. "Maybe it…
 
A review by the US Food and Drug Administration found Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose vaccine shot for the coronavirus is safe and effective — sending a strong positive signal throughout the world. So, what does that mean for the pandemic? And, in a landmark ruling, a German court convicted a Syrian intelligence officer for aiding and abetting tort…
 
Lawrence Ferlinghetti, a poet, writer, publisher and founder of City Lights Books, died on Monday at the age of 101. "I really believe that art is capable of the total transformation of the world, and of life itself,” Ferlinghetti once said, and his multifaceted career bore that out. As a poet, Ferlinghetti offered what one critic called, a “plain-…
 
With the installation of a new police chief: Leronne Armstrong, the city of Oakland is hoping to end the musical chairs game at the top of the police department. Armstrong is an insider, a 22-year veteran of the department, born and bred in West Oakland, and a proud alumnus of McClymonds High School. The city is facing a spike in homicide rates, a …
 
Youth who age out of the foster care system often lose access to housing and services and are at increased risk of homelessness, food insecurity and incarceration. The pandemic has caused even greater instability, with 55% of transitioning foster youth citing food insecurity as a result of COVID-19 in a national study. A new bill in the California …
 
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo spoke earlier this week at a state senate hearing in support of reforming the California Environmental Quality Act. He says changing these regulations will lead to more affordable housing, transit and jobs. We'll talk with Liccardo about CEQA reforms, San Jose's housing goals, the urgency of reopening schools, and removi…
 
Militants have killed at least 10 people in Nigeria's northern city Maiduguri in Borno state, by using rocket-propelled grenades, which local officials described as a "new trend".Plus Ghana becomes the first country to receive a shipment of Covid-19 vaccines under the sharing scheme, Covax.And we meet the South African women who have launched a suc…
 
"For me, queer nightlife spaces have always been these places of possibility, of world-making, of learning to style yourself," says Madison Moore, professor of queer studies at Virginia Commonwealth University. What are queer bars and clubs doing to survive, and what happens to communities if they don't? Want to support 1A? Give to your local publi…
 
As COVID-19 vaccines roll out across the world, countries are issuing certificates for people who have received the shots.That's raising concerns about the potential for discrimination.In Israel, hotels and gyms are open only those with a 'green pass' to show they've fully inoculated, or have recovered from the disease.Some countries are considerin…
 
[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2021-02-24_Whitney_Webb.mp3"][/audio]Even some in the independent media have bought into the hype surrounding the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine and its non-profit nature. But once you peel back the layers of obfuscation you quickly find not only the profit motive hiding underneath, but the dark specte…
 
On Wednesday, ministers have pledged more money towards the catch-up funding for pupils in England, taking the total allocated since last year to £1.7bn. Today programme's Mishal Husain spoke to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson, as well as Glynn Potts, head teacher at Oldham's Catholic High School and Lee Elliott Major, Professor of Social Mobi…
 
Ian Dunt's commentary and update on UK politics and society. Kamal Fadel and Randi Irwin discuss geopolitics and the long standing claim for independence for the Western Sahara. Lynette Russell explains why a conference in 1914 was such a pivotal moment for Australian science.
 
Sam Leith's guest on this week’s Book Club is the bioarchaeologist Cat Jarman, whose fascinating new book River Kings spins a global history of the Vikings out of a single carnelian bead found in a grave in Repton. Cat tells him how much more there was to the Viking culture than our traditional image of arson, rape and pillage in Northumbria - show…
 
When the pandemic was bearing down on New York last March, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration issued a directive that allowed Covid-19 patients to be discharged into nursing homes in a bid to free up hospital beds for the sickest patients. It was a decision that had the potential to cost thousands of lives. Today, in the second part of our look at …
 
In this episode of Intelligence Matters, host Michael Morell interviews one of the world's top intelligence officials from down under, Nick Warner. Warner has held senior positions in Australia's diplomatic service, its defense ministry, and its intelligence services. He also served as the director of Australia's equivalent to the CIA, an agency kn…
 
Chris discusses Tiger Woods' condition following his SUV crash with Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Then, Bryant Gumble joins Chris to discuss Woods' legacy and future after the crash. Chris wraps up the show with Former CDC director Dr. Tom Frieden on coronavirus vaccine rollout. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy…
 
Golfer Tiger Woods suffered serious leg injuries after his SUV crossed onto the wrong side of the road and rolled over several times near Los Angeles. A first responder says the five-time Masters winner couldn’t stand on his own but was “lucid and calm.” Woods last won the Masters Tournament in 2019 and is tied for most all-time career victories wi…
 
The MSM was quick to change their wording from "cages" now that President Biden has a "migrant facility for children." And White House press secretary Jen Psaki wants to make it clear that children are not being kept in cages, saying "it’s a temporary reopening during COVID-19. ... Our intention is very much to close it." Sure. And Biden's AG pick …
 
FBI Confirms Congressional Reps Are Now SUSPECTS In Capitol Riot, Democrats Pushing For War With GOP. Democrats are pushing harder and harder for escalation now targeting GOP reps as suspects. The FBI may have crossed the line in seizing cell phone records from members of congress including man republican reps who have been accused to colluding or …
 
Jason Isaac, is the director of Life Powered, a national initiative of the Texas Public Policy Foundation to raise America’s energy IQ. He previously served four terms in the Texas House of Representatives. Today he joins `Hannity` to talk about Biden’s destructive energy plans and ‘green freeze’ in Texas. All the while Joe Biden was doing a cozy t…
 
Today on The Editors, Rich, Charlie, and Alexandra discuss the blocking of Neera Tanden’s confirmation, Xavier Becerra’s total unsuitability to head HHS, and much more. Editors’ picks: • Rich: Isaac Schorr’s pinch-hit for Jim on today’s Jolt “The Revenge of Neera Tanden’s Tweets” • Charlie: Ramesh’s piece “Yes, Biden’s Views on Abortion Contradict …
 
China's goal is to inoculate about 70% of its population. That's nearly a billion people, and it's got a big challenge. And, widespread protests have erupted every night for the last week in Spain protesting — and often clashing with police — over the imprisonment of rapper Pablo Hasél. Also, archaeologists have unearthed a large-scale brewery in E…
 
Merrick Garland’s plans for the Department of Justice. And, another push to provide pandemic loans to small businesses. Read more: President Biden has vowed to remake the Department of Justice, placing a greater emphasis on promoting racial justice, criminal justice reform, and investigating and rooting out domestic terrorism. His nominee for U.S. …
 
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