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Progress And Challenges In The LGBT Community

The mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando comes at a time when America's LGBT community is experiencing major gains in legal rights and social acceptance. But as a group they're also one of the biggest targets of violent hate crimes. Challenges of being LGBT in the U.S. and abroad.

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Changing Roles And Workplace Policies For Fathers

Guest host Lisa Desjardins and a panel of guests discuss how fatherhood today is different than for previous generations and what that means for families, workplaces and society.

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The Orlando Massacre And Ongoing Debate Over America's Cultural Diversity And Security

Many of the victims of the Orlando massacre were young, gay and Latino. Please join us to discuss the latest on the investigation and the ongoing debate over America's tradition of cultural diversity and the threat of terrorism.

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Tension After Terrorism Toward Our Region's Muslim Communities

Previous terrorist attacks strained relations between some neighborhoods in our region and the Muslim communities who call it home.

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D.C. LGBT Community Reacts To Orlando Tragedy

We talk with members of the region's LGBT community about the ways the attack shifted the tone of Pride celebrations and how they're coping as the nation mourns those killed in Orlando.

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National And International Reaction To The Mass Shooting In Orlando, Florida

The latest on the investigation into the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. And public debate over terrorism and gun violence, as presidential candidates weigh in.

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Local Police And Security Process The Orlando Shooting

We speak to the chairman of the D.C. Police Union about the challenges law enforcement faces when dealing with terrorism and deadly attacks on so-called "soft targets."

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Challenges For The Democratic Party And The Presidential Race Ahead

Hillary Clinton has the delegates to become the Democratic Party's presidential nominee. Bernie Sanders vows to stay in the race. Please join us to discuss challenges for the Democratic Party and the presidential race ahead.

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Anacostia Unmapped: Aunt Helen's Story Inspires A Letter From Takoma, D.C.

We visit D.C.'s Takoma neighborhood to hear from a woman who was inspired by our story about Aunt Helen, a legendary neighborhood figure in Anacostia.

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Linda Greenhouse And Jeffrey Rosen On The Supreme Court, Past And Present

Two Supreme Court scholars use the lens of history to discuss the ongoing vacancy on the bench, and what's at stake for the Court and the country in the 2016 election.

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