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An intelligent talk show dealing with issues of the Delaware Valley, as well as issues of national and global concern.

An intelligent talk show dealing with issues of the Delaware Valley, as well as issues of national and global concern.
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Philadelphia, PA

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WHYY

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An intelligent talk show dealing with issues of the Delaware Valley, as well as issues of national and global concern.

Language:

English


Episodes

Returning to Downton Abbey

9/20/2019
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Downton Abbey actors Jim Carter (Mr. Carson), Kevin Doyle (Mr. Molesley) and Imelda Staunton, (Lady Bagshaw) talk about the series, the film, and the Downton phenomenon.

Duration:00:48:56

How television made Donald Trump

9/19/2019
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New York Times television critic James Poniewozik discusses his book, "Audience of One: Donald Trump, Television, and the Fracturing of America."

Duration:00:48:59

Kids and screens

9/18/2019
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Children spend a lot of time on screens, which worries many parents. We discuss the effects of screens on kids' mental, physical, emotional, and social health.

Duration:00:49:27

“The Targeter:” tracking terrorism in Iraq after 9/11

9/17/2019
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Former CIA analyst Nada Bakos discusses her work tracking terrorism in Iraq, including ISIS founder Abu Masab al-Zarqawi, after 9/11.

Duration:00:49:00

Regional Roundup – 09/16/19

9/16/2019
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PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro discusses the Purdue Pharma lawsuit, Catalina Jaramillo updates us on the PES refinery, and Terell Stafford talks jazz.

Duration:00:49:35

Democratic debate analysis

9/13/2019
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After Thursday night's Democratic primary debate, we discuss what the candidates said and how may play among voters.

Duration:00:49:01

College admissions and privilege

9/12/2019
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Paul Tough discusses his new book, "The Years That Matter Most: How College Makes or Break Us," which examines inequities in college admissions system.

Duration:00:48:59

Vaping: health concerns and teen use

9/11/2019
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With the 6th reported vaping-related death, and reports of illnesses across the country, we'll talk about the health risks of vaping and about the high teen vaping rate.

Duration:00:49:00

“Chasing My Cure”

9/10/2019
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Physician David Fajgenbaum discusses his new memoir about his struggle with a rare and fatal disease and his search to understand and cure it.

Duration:00:49:02

Regional Roundup – 09/09/19

9/9/2019
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This week: an update on the closure of Hahnemann Hospital, Camden County School District superintendent Katrina McCombs, and monarch migration.

Duration:00:49:00

Walmart and the gun control debate

9/6/2019
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We discuss Walmart's decision to stop selling handguns and certain types of ammunition. And we look at what gun laws and measures are effective at reducing gun violence.

Duration:00:49:01

Bioethics and changing health care

9/5/2019
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The era of modern medicine has seen a wave of new technology and lifesaving treatments. But should we be asking tougher questions about these medical advances?

Duration:00:49:01

The meatless revolution

9/4/2019
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We look at the rising popularity of meat alternatives -- burgers, sausages, and nuggets-- that are turning up at grocery stores and fast food chains.

Duration:00:49:00

The gymnasts who brought down a sexual predator

9/2/2019
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Before dozens of women took to the podium to testify against former Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar, dozens more suffered his abuse in a small town in Michigan.

Duration:00:49:00

Regional Roundup Labor Day special

9/2/2019
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Today on the Regional Roundup Labor Day special, we bring you three stories about the biggest, best, and worthwhile destinations in the Philadelphia region.

Duration:00:48:59

Meek Mill and Pennsylvania parole reform

8/30/2019
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Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill has been battling with the city’s criminal justice system for 12 years after he was arrested on gun and drug charges when he was 19.

Duration:00:49:03

Amazon fires and U.S. forests

8/29/2019
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First we look at the fires burning in the Amazon -how they started, the response, and the impact on climate change. Then, we discuss threats to U.S. forests.

Duration:00:49:00

Trump and the international community

8/28/2019
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President Trump recently attended the G7 summit of world leaders to discuss global trade and security issues. This happens as his he engages in a trade war with China.

Duration:00:49:00

Reflections on love and loss in the opioid crisis

8/27/2019
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Elise Schiller lost her daughter to a heroin overdose while she was in treatment. Now she's speaking out about opioid use disorder and the holes in the US treatment system.

Duration:00:49:01

Regional Roundup – 08/26/19

8/26/2019
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This week; Philly's City Controller reacts to the scandal at the Police Department, a the history of Newark's water crisis, and scaring away NJ's seagulls using falcons.

Duration:00:49:03