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Provocative stories and authentic voices from around Boston

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Provocative stories and authentic voices from around Boston

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English

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WBUR 890 Commonwealth Avenue Third Floor Boston, MA 02215 (617) 353-1137


Episodes

A Night Of Violence In Greater Boston

5/28/2020
Five men were shot at the Franklin Field development in Dorchester last night. The shooting was not the only act of violence in our community last night.

Duration:00:14:49

Is Mail-In Voting Coming To Massachusetts?

5/28/2020
Plus, the Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in the races 124-year history. And, how do we make sense of a violent night in Greater Boston?

Duration:00:47:25

Massachusetts Considering Expanding Mail-In Voting For The Fall Elections

5/28/2020
Massachusetts is one of a number of states looking at using mail-in ballots as a way to address safety concerns over voting during a pandemic.

Duration:00:17:29

Hunger And Food Insecurity On The Rise During Pandemic

5/28/2020
We speak with local food assistance providers to understand scope of the problem in our current crisis.

Duration:00:11:07

2020 Boston Marathon Canceled

5/28/2020
WBUR's Alex Ashlock joins us with the latest on the cancellation of the 2020 Boston Marathon.

Duration:00:03:57

With Nearly 100,000 Americans Dead From COVID-19, Do We Need A National Reckoning?

5/27/2020
What will it take to come to grips with the size and scope of the loss of life?

Duration:00:22:59

As Mass. Pot Shops Reopen, How To Ensure Equity In An Industry Already Facing Those Challenges?

5/27/2020
We take stock of how the state is working to stay true to its mission to ensure equity in the cannabis industry, even amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:16:21

NASA Set To Make History With SpaceX Launch

5/27/2020
For the first time ever, NASA will send two astronauts into space on a privately-built rocket.

Duration:00:07:48

With Nearly 100,000 Dead From The Coronavirus, Do We Need A National Reckoning?

5/27/2020
Plus, as recreational pot shops reopen this week, we check-in on how the state is working to stay true to its mission to ensure equity in the cannabis industry.

Duration:00:47:09

Rep. Katherine Clark On The Federal Pandemic Response And Phase 1 Of Massachusetts' Reopening

5/26/2020
We ask Congresswoman Clark about what she sees as the most important issues as we begin to reopen in Massachusetts and across the country.

Duration:00:20:43

How To Make The Tough Choices As We Try To Find Our 'New Normal'

5/26/2020
What's OK to do in the phase one reopening, scientifically and socially?

Duration:00:20:35

Rep. Katherine Clark On The Federal Pandemic Response

5/26/2020
We take your calls with Rep. Katherine Clark on Mass. reopening, and her calls for the president to appoint a "Medical Supplies Response Coordinator."

Duration:00:48:04

Fewer Flags On Boston Common And A Virtual Flag Garden Mark A Different Kind Of Memorial Day

5/26/2020
This Memorial Day, a virtual flag garden represented the tens of thousands of flags that normally decorate Boston Common during the holiday.

Duration:00:06:43

Special Hour: What We Miss Most During This Pandemic

5/25/2020
A special Memorial Day Show featuring some of our favorite segments honoring the people and things we miss during this pandemic.

Duration:00:50:06

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