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||CleanInauguration, Protests And The Origins Of Jazz||This hour, host Deborah Becker talks to Attorney General Maura Healey as she prepares to speak at this weekend's Boston Women's March for America. We also talk to former Senator Scott Brown about his expectations for inauguration. We also hear from liste||1/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPolice Use Of Force, Inauguration And New Edition||This hour, host Tonya Mosley talks about the report finding that the use of force by Mass. State Police officers nearly doubled in 2016, mostly due to tasers. We also discuss the upcoming inauguration with local Trump supporter Lou Murray and Somerville||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.||This hour, host Tonya Mosley talks to historian Taylor Branch about the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and a rediscovered speech he gave at Bowdoin College in 1964. In light of recent news, we also replay a conversation with Georgia Congressman Jo||1/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek In Review, 3-D Printing And Guster||This hour, host Meghna Chakrabarti reviews the week's news with former Boston NAACP president Michael Curry and WBUR senior news analyst John Carroll. We also talk to the inventor of 3-D printing, MIT professor Ely Sachs. Finally, we talk about the new p||1/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Pharma Reacts To Trump, Joi Ito And Tito Jackson||This hour, host Meghna Chakrabarti talks about President-elect Donald Trump's comments on big pharma with Deborah Dunsire, former CEO of Forum Pharmaceuticals and Millennium Pharmaceuticals, and Don Berwick, former Medicare Chief under President Obama. W||1/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLocal Mayors, Breakthrough Prize And Boston Strangler||This hour, host Meghna Chakrabarti speaks to Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse about making his city a hub for marijuana cultivation and New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell about the city's steep drop in unemployment in the last year. We also talk to Breakthrough Priz||1/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMarijuana And Minorities, Health Care Disparities, And Art As Mourning||This hour, host Meghna Chakrabarti talks to Minority Cannabis Business Association board member Shaleen Title about how Massachusetts can include minority entrepreneurs in the legalized marijuana business. We also talk about changing the way doctors and||1/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecretary John Kerry, The Morality Of Self-Driving Cars, And Colonial Theatre's New Operator||This hour, host Meghna Chakrabarti talks to Secretary of State John Kerry about climate change and the future. We also discuss the Colonial Theatre's new operator, Ambassador Theater Group with WBUR contributor Jeremy Goodwin and hit the highlights of th||1/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek In Review, Rents Fall and New Dean Of Harvard Med||This hour, host Deborah Becker reviews the week's news with D.R. Tucker and Renee Loth. We also talk about the new report showing rental prices have fallen this past year in Mass. and the best movies to see this weekend that feature the Bay State. Finall||1/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWage Gap, Consumer Electronics Show And Your Health Questions Answered||This hour, host Anthony Brooks talks about the new report out from the city of Boston saying women in the workforce earn 77 cents on the dollar compared to men. We also speak to Boston Globe technology columnist Hiawatha Bray who joins us from the annual||1/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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