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Boston-area journalist Barbara Howard recently wrote an essay for Cognoscenti, the ideas and opinion page for WBUR in Boston, about an experience she had driving home from work at 1 a.m. after the latest blizzard. She stopped to pick up a young mom holding a sleeping toddler at a bus stop. She tells Here & Now's Robin Young about that encounter, snow and inequality.


  • Barbara Howard, Boston-area broadcaster. She regularly anchors, edits, produces and writes for WBUR.

This segment aired on February 11, 2015.


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