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Ebola: We May Have Won The Battle But We Haven't Won The War

A health worker who spent a year in West Africa during the epidemic shares lessons from the field. Good things did happen. But a lot went wrong.
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Refugees Rescue German Politician, But The Rhetoric Stays The Same

A local leader of Germany's far-right NPD party, which has campaigned for closed borders, crashed his car. NPR's Scott Simon reflects on the irony of what happened next: refugees stopped and helped.
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Week In Politics: Brussels Terror Attacks, Trump V. Cruz

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and the Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss the presidential candidates' reactions to the terror attacks in Brussels and the feud between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz.
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Teen Girls Flip The Negative Script On Social Media

Teen girls experience a lot of hate online. While parents and teachers try to address these problems from outside girl culture, teens have been coming up with their own social media solutions.
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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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