The War Over Confirming Federal Judges Is Heating Up — Again
Republicans leaders, worried about possibly losing control of the Senate in the November elections, are racing against the clock to push through as many judicial nominations as they can.
Week In News: Gaza Violence, North Korea Talks, Trump's Michael Cohen Payment
Gaza violence. North Korea talks, maybe? Trump discloses payment to Michael Cohen. The roundtable takes it all up.
Getting Ready For The Royal Wedding
As Meghan Markle gets ready to marry the most eligible bachelor in the world, beyond the fairy tale, there’s a real life conversation to be had about racism and the...
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Larry Nassar And The Cost Of Doubt
Michigan State has reached a $500 million settlement with survivors of Larry Nassar. That’s a lot of money, writes Leigh...
HBO Has A New Take On Ray Bradbury's Dystopian Masterpiece. Here's Why 'Fahrenheit 451' Still Matters
Americans are becoming a people incapable of facing the essential moral crises of our age, writes Steve Almond. That's why...
Why We Love Royal Women: It’s Not The Weddings Or The Babies. It’s The Power
Although the royals reinforce some stereotypes about women, writes Arianne Chernock, they have also long given women power and the...
1 In 10 College Students In Mass. Are Homeless. More Are Hungry. It's Past Time We Recognize Their Reality
Hunger and homelessness prevent thousands of Massachusetts students from completing a college degree, write Sara Goldrick-Rab and Pam Eddinger.
A Measure Of Desire | With Kim Dickens
Sometimes it's the things that go unspoken in a relationship that are the most important. Andrea Jarrell found that out not long after moving to Maine with her husband --...
When Eve And Eve Bit The Apple | With Rachel Weisz
Kristen Scharold was an evangelical Christian who was starting to look for a husband. Then, a new relationship caused a crisis of faith. Rachel Weisz ("Disobedience") reads Kristen's essay.
Sen. Ed Markey On Net Neutrality
Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey joined Morning Edition to discuss net neutrality.
DraftKings Is Ready For Legalized Sports Betting In Mass.
One Massachusetts company prepared to jump into the sports betting is Boston based "daily fantasy sports" provider Draft Kings. The company says in anticipation of...