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Power Breakfast For April 19, 2010

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Life, liberty and the pursuit of a good education.

The school year may be winding down, but with No Child Left Behind up for re-authorization, Congress is just gearing up for a series of hearings and plenty of organized hand-wringing over education policy. With that in mind, we devote today to a remarkable exchange. It started ordinarily enough - with a discussion on Capitol Hill sponsored by the Cato Institute.

Elizabeth Wynne Johnson reports.


Latest LGBT Films Move Beyond 'Coming Out' Narrative

There are a large number of LGBT films in theaters this fall. NPR explores what that says about Hollywood and society in general.

Remembering Paul Prudhomme, The Louisiana Chef Who 'Made Magic'

The New Orleans chef changed the way the world saw Louisiana cooking. He has died at the age of 75.
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The Politics Hour - October 9, 2015

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.


Beyond The 'Like' Button: Facebook Comes To Our Emotional Rescue

Facebook reveals new emojis it's testing to expand the iconic "Like" button. All Tech Considered welcomes a new host, who tries to explain her vision for the blog using Facebook's seven "Reactions."

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