December 29, 2017: Hour 240:52

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In hour two of Here & Now's Dec. 29, 2017 full broadcast, NPR's Domenico Montanaro joins us to look through the top political stories of 2017 as selected by listeners in a March Madness-style bracket. Also we speak with author Andrea Pitzer, whose book "One Long Night" tells the harrowing history of concentration camps, beginning with 1890s Cuba and ending, Pitzer says, with Guantanamo Bay today. And, author Peter Zheutlin makes the case for adopting pets that have been abandoned in his book "Rescued." You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on December 29, 2017.

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