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September 2, 2014 | NPR · At a Labor Day picnic in Milwaukee, the president accused the GOP of blocking economic initiatives. He urged the sympathetic union audience to turn their frustration into political action in November.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The city's plan to restructure its debt has been praised as a creative way to protect both pensioners and its art museum. But some creditors — and residents — feel like they're being railroaded.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The Islamist extremist group Islamic State has released a new video that purports to show the beheading of an American journalist named Steven Sotloff. Two weeks ago, the group threatened to kill Sotloff in a video depicting the beheading of James Foley, another American journalist.
 
September 2, 2014 | NPR · In response to unrest in eastern Ukraine, NATO is considering forming a rapid reaction force — a topic that will be discussed at a summit this week in Wales. But how will Russia react, and is this the right move for the alliance? To learn more, Audie Cornish speaks with Steven Pifer, the director of Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Initiative at the Brookings Institution.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The Pentagon has been transferring mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles to local police. Built to protect U.S. forces from roadside bomb blasts at war, these huge vehicles aren't always welcome.
 

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August 30, 2014 | NPR · Ukrainian forces are defending the port city of Novoazovsk from what they say is a Russian invasion. Scott Simon talks to correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson.
 

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August 31, 2014 | NPR · Immigration remains one of the most challenging issues for President Obama. Political correspondent Mara Liasson discusses the political cost of the choices before him with Linda Wertheimer.
 

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Jan 31, 2012Tell Me More shares highlights from Tuesday's broadcast in Detroit, Mich.
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Aug 3, 2011 — Michel Martin will bring the heat when she hosts a special LIVE broadcast of Tell Me More on Friday August 5, 2011 from the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) conference in Philadelphia.
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Apr 25, 2011 — The editors of Tell Me More offer clarification related to the program's coverage - and, more specifically, a recent interview - focusing on a controversial new biography of the late civil rights leader Malcolm X.
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Nov 23, 2010 — Guest blogger Arsalan Iftikhar tells how participating in a recent NPR StoryCorps project sealed a special bond between him and his dad.
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Nov 11, 2010Tell Me More's Lee Hill offers a preview of Friday's program. On the agenda: political infighting, listener reactions to the film For Colored Girls and former president George W. Bush's new memoir.
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Nov 3, 2010Tell Me More Senior Supervising Editor Portia Robertson Migas writes about the adventures of taking the show on the road.
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Nov 2, 2010 — Host Michel Martin and the staff of Tell Me More are taking the show on the road.
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Oct 22, 2010 — Guest blogger Jimi Izrael responds to fired NPR Analyst Juan Williams' remarks that suggest his ouster had something to do with his race. Izrael says, while he doesn't think skin color is the reason Williams was let go, he doesn't believe it helped.
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Oct 11, 2010 — As Tell Me More host Michel Martin prepares to receive an award for her commentary series, Can I Just Tell You?, she admits that she never imagined her opinion would matter.
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Oct 4, 2010 — NPR's Brakkton Booker was on hand in Philadelphia Sunday for one of the most anticipated moments in sports - the return of NFL star Donovan McNabb, as a Washington Redskin, to his old turf to face off against his former team, the Philadelphia Eagles.
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