Show rundown for 5/1/2006

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Boycott Day

Here and Now checks around the country about the immigration boycotts.

Supporting Sickle Cell Research

A study in Pediatrics finds gaps in research and care for sickle cell disease when compared with cystic fibrosis. We speak with Dr. Barry Zuckerman of the Boston Medical Center.

Beeville versus Exxon

Leaders in Bee County, Texas call for a boycott on Exxon. Not so fast, says a service station owner.

"Boots on the Ground"

A new play in Providence, Rhode Island looks at the people behind the headlines — specifically the people who served in Iraq and their families.

This program aired on May 1, 2006.


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