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Analysis By WAMU's Patrick Madden On Mayoral Poll

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A new poll by WAMU 88.5, NBC4, Washington Informer, and Marist finds that Mayor Vincent Gray still leads all challengers in the race for the city's top seat. It's not all good news for Gray, though — many voters express concern over the scandal that rocked his 2010 campaign. Listen to WAMU 88.5 D.C. reporter Patrick Madden on what the poll says and what it could mean for the April 1 primary.
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Nate Parker's Past, His Present, And The Future of 'Birth Of A Nation': Episode 14

News of a 1999 rape case against Nate Parker raises some age-old questions about culture. Can art be separated from its creator? What moral obligations, if any, do the consumers of culture bear?
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Berkeley's Soda Tax Appears To Cut Consumption Of Sugary Drinks

According to a new study, the nation's first soda tax succeeded in cutting consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages. But there's uncertainty about whether the effect will be permanent.
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Questions About Hillary Clinton’s Newly Uncovered Emails

A federal judge orders a review of nearly fifteen thousand recently discovered Hillary Clinton emails from her time as Secretary of State. A new batch related to the Clinton Foundation was also released. Join us to discuss ongoing questions.

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Instagramming In Black And White? Could Be You're Depressed

Researchers analyzed people's photo galleries on Instagram, then asked about their mental health. People who favored darker, grayer photos and filters were more likely to be depressed.

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