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September 1, 2014 | NPR · Protesters surrounded Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's home, and for a brief period forced government TV off the air. Steve Inskeep talks to Jon Boone, a correspondent for The Guardian in Islamabad.
 
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September 1, 2014 | NPR · Ebola has exposed weaknesses in Africa's health networks and a failure to work together to arrest the spread of the virus. The "not our problem" response is taking an economic toll on the continent.
 
September 1, 2014 | NPR · Nearly 260 health workers in West Africa have been infected, and 134 have died. Dr. Robert Garry of Tulane University, who worked with five who died, discusses the devastation in the community.
 
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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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Jimmy Carter

Apr 25, 2013 — The ceremony brought together five presidents — four former and the current occupant of the White House. George W. Bush's love of country and efforts to help some of the world's poorest people won him high praise.
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Sep 4, 2012 — A look at five memorable Democratic conventions of the past, beginning in 1956 — when presidential nominee Adlai Stevenson threw the decision on naming a running mate to the delegates.
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May 22, 2012 — The former president is in Egypt to observe its first free presidential election, which begins on Wednesday.
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Mar 6, 2012 — Asked about Romney charging he's the "most feckless" president since Carter, Obama smiled and wished the Republican presidential contender the best in today's Super Tuesday contests.
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Jan 31, 2011 — Carter also said he knows and likes Omar Suleiman, Mubarak's hand-chosen vice president. He described Suleiman as intelligent. The former president described the current crisis in Egypt as the most profound in the Middle East since he left office.
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Dec 6, 2010 — Kennedy still gets the highest approval ratings and Clinton and Bush the elder's ratings have risen by 8 percentage points. Jimmy Carter's approval rating fell by 9 percentage points, however, between 2006 and the recent survey.
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Nov 30, 2010 — Carter said he saw Obama becoming a tougher advocate for his views since he will give up on the GOP. So he thinks the next two years will be "better" for Obama. He also reminds us that when he was president, Republicans actually supported him.
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Sep 28, 2010 — CNN is reporting that former President Jimmy Carter has been taken ill after a flight to Cleveland, and is currently in a Cleveland hospital.  Awaiting more details.
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Sep 21, 2010 — Grudges and slights have always been held in American political history.  But Jimmy Carter's grudge against Ted Kennedy for fighting him on health care continues to this day, 30 years later.
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Sep 16, 2010 — Former President Jimmy Carter blamed Sen. Ted Kennedy for derailing his own health overhaul.
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