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Provocative stories and authentic voices from around Boston

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Episodes

Week In Review: Mass. To Reopen Hair Salons, Beaches Over Memorial Day Weekend

5/22/2020
Is it too soon? We'll ask our Week In Review panelists, including former Mass. Governor Jane Swift.

Duration:00:48:20

Diving Into The Cultural Moment That Was 'The Last Dance'

5/21/2020
Radio Boston's Chris Citorik looks at some of the most compelling moments of the series, and explains why it resonated with so many people.

Duration:00:07:55

The Class Of 2020 Is Struggling To Land Their Next Opportunity

5/21/2020
The coronavirus pandemic has made a time of celebration also one of great uncertainty for new college graduates.

Duration:00:47:45

With The Economy In Crisis, Local Graduates Struggle To Find Their Next Opportunity

5/21/2020
A group of local graduates tell Radio Boston they are struggling to land their next opportunity, as job and internships prospects have disappeared during the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:24:42

Enacting And Enforcing The New Rules On Social Distancing

5/21/2020
Massachusetts' stay-at-home advisory is now "safer at home," just in time for Memorial Day weekend. We check in with two municipalities -- Boston and Provincetown.

Duration:00:15:05

As Mass. Reopens, Are You Ready To Start Riding The T Again?

5/20/2020
We hear from MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak, our expert transportation panel, and listeners on how they believe the T is handling the pandemic and what they want to see moving forward.

Duration:00:41:03

The Role Of Public Transit In Massachusetts' Reopening

5/20/2020
Plus, WBUR's Fred Thys runs through Boston College's plans to reopen in the Fall.

Duration:00:47:42

Local Colleges Are Looking To Reopen — At Least Partially — This Fall

5/20/2020
Boston College said it plans to open to all students in the fall. Others anticipate a more hybrid approach to education.

Duration:00:06:38

Where Do We Stand On Treatment For COVID-19 Patients?

5/19/2020
Moderna announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine has produced positive results through the first phase of testing.

Duration:00:07:31

What Reopening Means For Local Houses Of Worship

5/19/2020
We check in with local religious leaders to see how they're interpreting the new guidelines for reopening.

Duration:00:19:36

Religious Leaders Interpreting New Guidelines For Reopening

5/19/2020
Plus, a recap of what we know, and what we don't, about treating COVID-1 with Dr. Sandro Galea, dean at Boston University's School of Public Health.

Duration:00:47:53

While Some Local Businesses Prepare To Open Doors, Others Remain In The Dark

5/19/2020
Gov. Charlie Baker laid out his four-part plan for gradually re-opening the Massachusetts economy on Monday.

Duration:00:20:45

Special Hour: Gov. Baker Lays Out Plans For Massachusetts To Gradually Reopen

5/18/2020
The plan relaxes stay-at-home advisories and allows a range of businesses to reopen in limited capacities next week.

Duration:00:47:14

Week In Review: Assessing Gov. Baker's Plans To Gradually Reopen Mass. Economy

5/15/2020
Our Week In Review panelists assess the state's plans to start opening the economy and Gov. Baker's response to the coronavirus so far.

Duration:00:35:08

The Slow March Toward Reopening Massachusetts

5/15/2020
Our Week In Review panelists gauge Massachusetts' gradual reopening of the economy, and how our state's response compares with the rest of the country.

Duration:00:47:22

Health Care Expert Atul Gawande Suggests Looking To Hospitals For Our 'Regimen For Re-entry'

5/15/2020
Gawande discusses how our reentry can be modeled after what's being done in hospitals to avoid spreading COVID-19.

Duration:00:12:14

Reopening The Mass. Economy Faces A Major Hurdle: Child Care

5/14/2020
Plus, what can our fashion and our face masks reveal about our cultural moment?

Duration:00:47:31

Within Four Walls: Classic Movies About Being Stuck Indoors

5/14/2020
We asked Boston Globe film critic Ty Burr to run down his favorite movies about being stuck indoors.

Duration:00:18:39

Checking In On Massachusetts' Contact Tracing Program

5/14/2020
We get an update on the state's efforts to reach everyone who tests positive for the coronavirus, make sure they are in isolation, and then track and test all of their close contacts.

Duration:00:13:32

Boston College To Take Over Pine Manor College

5/14/2020
Pine Manor College President Thomas O'Reilly explains what this means for students, faculty, and the future of higher education.

Duration:00:15:33