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When Does A Friendship Become An Affair?

Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. This time they talk about what crosses the line in a friendship with a married man.
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Life As Transgender: Looking For Love

Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. Today they hear from a transgender man who worries that women won't be attracted to him.
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Week In Politics: Presidential Candidates Outline Foreign Policy Goals

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with our regular political commentators E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss the presidential candidates' latest comments on foreign policy and how the GOP will function after Donald Trump.
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Rage Against The Busted Medical Machines

Around 80 percent of medical equipment in low-income countries is donated. And most of it doesn't work.
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Sports Need A Better Playbook For Suspensions

There is no rhyme or reason for how suspensions are handed out in sports, according to commentator Frank Deford. He thinks it's time for that to change.
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A Resurgence Of 'Redneck' Pride, Marked By Race, Class And Trump

The media have used a variety of epithets to describe white working-class Trump supporters. Linguist Geoff Nunberg says these terms embody the class contention that is central to this year's election.
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I Ran 8.8 Miles To School Each Day. Barefoot. And It Was Worth It!

There might be snakes and hyenas to scare off with a stick. And a swollen creek to cross.
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Life As Transgender: Dealing With A Discouraging Family

Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. This time they discuss living as transgender and facing an unsupportive family.
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Voting Restrictions Won't 'Make America Great Again'

Donald Trump's outreach to African-Americans can't erase his and the GOP's support for tactics that disenfranchise or discourage black voters, writes Mary Curtis in this commentary.
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Week In Politics: Donald Trump Visits Mexico

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with our regular political commentators E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss the new FBI documents related to the Hillary Clinton email investigation and Donald Trump's last minute visit to Mexico.

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