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Sep 27, 2014

Robin's comments range from our new war and medical research to how Shakespeare sounded in his day and the autumnal equinox. Guests: Mouna Ghanem (Syrian Women’s Forum for Peace); Karen Nussbaum on unions and the middle class; Carmen Gonzalez on "environmental justice."

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Sep 20, 2014

Robin confronts glamorized NFL batterers—and their greedy masters. Guests: Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on her memoir, the campaign, and her own abortion; Russian expert Nina Khrushcheva dissects Putin’s manhood problem; Eve Ellis on why women’s parity in boardrooms helps the bottom line.

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Sep 13, 2014

Robin on California's "Yes Means Yes" law, ISIL, Somalia, and the Rotherham, UK scandal. Guests: Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw on #MyBrothersKeeper; Jane Friedman on e-books transforming how we read; Cristi Hegranes on Global Press Institute, the first all-women professional wire service. Plus, News You Can Use.

Sep 6, 2014

Season 3! Robin on the Ferguson, Missouri news roundup—and Cialis commercials. Guests: comic Lizz Winstead (Daily Show creator); Abeer Ayyoub reports live from Gaza; Missouri journalist Mary Kay Blakely on Ferguson and the media. Plus, Surrealism Corner and Fighting Words. »
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