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Hosted by award-winning journalist Tom Ashbrook, On Point is broadcast for two hours daily across the country on NPR. The show's lively conversation covers everything from breaking news to ancient poetry, and features writers, politicians, journalists, artists, scientists and ordinary citizens from around the world.
To join the conversation on the air, call On Point at 1-800-423-8255 during a live broadcast.
On Point is now carried by more than 190 stations nationwide, with a weekly audience of 1.3 million. It is produced at WBUR in Boston and is distributed by NPR.
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