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Barbershop: The Dangers And Frustrations Of Traveling While Female

NPR's Jasmine Garsd, The Washington Post's Andrea Sachs and University of Connecticut professor Hallie Liberto discuss the hazards of traveling to different countries while being a woman.
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What Did You Expect? The Question That Women Are Sick Of Hearing

The murder of two young Argentines and the sexual harassment of a journalist in Mexico City have gone viral — and drawn attention to violence against women in Latin America.
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Think Twice Before Telling A Woman To Smile

Tuesday night, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough tweeted some advice to Hillary Clinton as she delivered her victory speech: "Smile. You just had a big night." It caused an uproar.
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Week In Politics: Obama Supreme Court Nominee, Presidential Race

NPR's Robert Siegel discusses the politics of the week with New York Times columnist David Brooks, and Washington Post columnist and Brookings Institution fellow E.J. Dionne. They cover President Obama's nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court and the latest on the presidential race.
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Youngstown: Four Decades Of Service As A Political Backdrop

Decade after decade, political candidates come to Youngstown to use its troubles as a backdrop. They assign blame for its job losses, and make promises for its future. So far, not much has changed.
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Sometimes It Pays To Take The New Route

We prefer doing things the way we've always done them — even if embracing something new would make things better.
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Barbershop: The Campaign Creep, And How To Handle Politics In Relationships

In this week's barbershop, blogger Dru Ealons, Center for Social Inclusion fellow Deepa Iyer and former Apprentice contestant Omarosa Manigault discuss the seep of political campaigns into daily life.
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Astronaut's Photos From Space Change How We See Earth

Astronaut Scott Kelly is back from nearly a year in space. NPR's Melissa Block says she misses the photos he shared from orbit, but tweets from his re-entry have been pretty entertaining.
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Week In Politics: Presidential Primaries, Canadian Prime Minister Visits U.S.

NPR's Ari Shapiro discusses the politics of the week with New York Times columnist David Brooks, and Washington Post columnist and Brookings Institution fellow E.J. Dionne. They discuss the presidential primaries and President Obama's meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
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Some Of Life's Best Lessons Can Be Found In 'Lousy' Kitchen Jobs

Commentator Rachael Cusick says one of her first jobs — a maddening summer stint as a breakfast line cook — may seem irrelevant on her resume, but it gave her valuable experience to last a lifetime.

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