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Provocative stories and authentic voices from around Boston

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Episodes

Minority Communities Are Being Hit Hard By The Coronavirus

4/7/2020
We dig into the coronavirus statistics locally and across the country – and what they mean for minority communities.

Duration:00:28:07

Gov. Baker Announces $800 Million For Health Care Providers

4/7/2020
We bring you live coverage and analysis of Gov. Charlie Baker's daily coronavirus briefing.

Duration:00:47:29

How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Impacting Minority Communities

4/7/2020
Massachusetts General Hospital says 35-40% of their COVID-19 patients are Latino, compared to 9% of the general patient population before the outbreak. In other states, the virus is wreaking havoc on African American communities. Why?

Duration:01:15:40

How MGH Is Preparing For The Expected Coronavirus Case Surge

4/6/2020
Dr. Peter Slavin says if President Trump had taken action sooner to increase ventilator production via the Defense Production Act, Mass General and other hospitals facing shortages "might be in a very different position."

Duration:00:09:51

On The Frontlines Of The Coronavirus Pandemic In Massachusetts

4/6/2020
A doctor in the emergency room and a nurse working a COVID-only floor share their experiences so far.

Duration:00:17:31

Families Of Medical Workers Cope With Having A Loved One On Coronavirus' Front Lines

4/6/2020
We speak with medical worker Josh Merson and his wife, Deb, about how they are coping in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:13:44

The Surge Is Coming. Are Massachusetts Hospitals Ready?

4/6/2020
All this hour we talk about how the pandemic is affecting health care workers and hospitals.

Duration:01:03:02

Gov. Charlie Baker's Update On State's Coronavirus Response

4/3/2020
Gov. Charlie Baker gives his daily address on the state's response to the coronavirus.

Duration:00:55:43

Week In Review: Governor Expands Ban On Non-Essential Businesses, 18 Deaths At Holyoke Soldier's Home

4/3/2020
Plus, what could unfold next week as Governor Charlie Baker predicts a peak in cases of COVID-19.

Duration:00:32:59

Week In Review: Preparing For A Predicted Peak In Coronavirus Cases In Massachusetts

4/3/2020
Plus, reliving some of the greatest moments in sports history.

Duration:00:48:22

Rep. McGovern Calls For Fourth Coronavirus Stimulus Package

4/2/2020
Rep. Jim McGovern joins us to talk about the latest from Congress on the coronavirus response, and WBUR's Kimberly Atkins provides analysis.

Duration:00:16:37

The Coronavirus Crisis Forces Local Artists And Arts Organizations To Get Creative

4/2/2020
Museums, theaters, and venues have all closed. Many independent artists have lost money because of the coronavirus, and are in need of financial relief.

Duration:00:14:49

What Are You Cooking At Home During The Coronavirus Lockdown?

4/2/2020
Dorie Greenspan gives us her recipe for salmon burgers, an easy recipe to try while social distancing.

Duration:00:16:29

With Mass Closures And Cancellations, Artists And Arts Organizations Forced To Get Creative

4/2/2020
Plus, Rep. Jim McGovern on federal aid. Also, Dorie Greenspan on recipes to make while stuck at home.

Duration:00:47:57

Boston Doctors Confront Another 'Terrifying' COVID-19 Reality: Patients Dying Alone

4/1/2020
Hospitals are doing all they can to limit the spread of the coronavirus. One change: restricting visitors.

Duration:00:10:48

Resources To Help Pay Your Rent Or Mortgage If You've Been Affected By The Coronavirus

4/1/2020
Radio Boston spoke with several experts to explore the resources you need and answer your questions about how to protect your housing during the coronavirus outbreak.

Duration:00:34:30

Gov. Baker Addresses State From Field Medical Station In Worcester

4/1/2020
Gov. Charlie Baker gives a live address from a field medical station deployed at the DCU Center in Worcester, and WBUR's Anthony Brooks provides analysis.

Duration:00:37:25

How Are Religious Communities Adapting To The Coronavirus?

3/31/2020
We reflect on how the coronavirus is affecting religious and faith communities in Greater Boston and New England with local religious leaders.

Duration:00:25:24

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Says Federal Aid A Good Start, But More Needs To Be Done

3/31/2020
Rep. Ayanna Pressley speaks with us about forthcoming federal aid and the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:22:48