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The Sound of Ideas is WCPN's weekday morning call-in program. Every weekday, The Sound of Ideas reports the news, explains the news, and sometimes makes news. The Cleveland Press Club awarded it "Best Radio Show" in Ohio and thousands daily find it to be an indispensable source of information about what’s most important to Northeast Ohioans.

The Sound of Ideas is WCPN's weekday morning call-in program. Every weekday, The Sound of Ideas reports the news, explains the news, and sometimes makes news. The Cleveland Press Club awarded it "Best Radio Show" in Ohio and thousands daily find it to be an indispensable source of information about what’s most important to Northeast Ohioans.
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Cleveland, OH

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The Sound of Ideas is WCPN's weekday morning call-in program. Every weekday, The Sound of Ideas reports the news, explains the news, and sometimes makes news. The Cleveland Press Club awarded it "Best Radio Show" in Ohio and thousands daily find it to be an indispensable source of information about what’s most important to Northeast Ohioans.

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English

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1375 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44115-1835 216-916-6301


Episodes

Confronting Perceptions On Miscarriages; Ohio Statehouse Update

11/20/2018
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We discuss miscarriage and resources for women struggling with fertility or pregnancy loss. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/confronting-perceptions-on-miscarriages-ohio-statehouse-update.

Duration:00:50:12

Lessons from Serial; Women's Entrepreneur Day

11/16/2018
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Hosts Sarah Koenig and Emmanuel Dzotsi talk about their year-long reporting in Cleveland. And, women discuss business. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/lessons-from-serial-womens-entrepreneur-day.

Duration:00:50:05

Weekly Regional News Round Up

11/16/2018
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Weekly Regional News Round Up Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/weekly-regional-news-round-up-95.

Duration:00:50:02

Shaker Square Planners Seek Input From Public; Helping Others This Holiday Season

11/15/2018
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Consultants are ready to dream big as the develop plans for a remake of historic Shaker Square. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/shaker-square-planners-seek-input-from-public-helping-others-this-holiday-season.

Duration:00:49:34

Tipping Do's and Don'ts; Remembering Nikki Delamotte & Cleveland Then and Now

11/14/2018
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We'll discuss tipping do's and don'ts with our panel, and we'll talk to Laura DeMarco about her new Cleveland book. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/tipping-dos-and-donts-remembering-nikki-delamotte-cleveland-then-and-now.

Duration:00:48:39

"Leadership: In Turbulent Times"; Ohio Lawmakers Prepare For Lame Duck Session

11/13/2018
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. In her new book, Doris Kearns Goodwin looks at four presidents and their performances during crises. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/leadership-in-turbulent-times-ohio-lawmakers-prepare-for-lame-duck-session.

Duration:00:49:25

Weekly Regional News Round Up

11/9/2018
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Weekly Regional News Round Up Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/weekly-regional-news-round-up-94.

Duration:00:48:41

Issue 1 Alternative; 50 Years Since Landmark Free Speech Decision & Start-Up Kids

11/9/2018
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We'll hear about efforts to reform our state's drug laws inspired by the failed Issue 1. Then, sister Start-Up kids. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/issue-1-alternative-50-years-since-landmark-free-speech-decision-start-up-kids.

Duration:00:48:53

New Ohio Supreme Court Justices; Citizens Financial Group CEO, AfriCOBRA Exhibit

11/8/2018
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Two new Ohio Supreme Court Judges elected. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/new-ohio-supreme-court-justices-citizens-financial-group-ceo-africobra-exhibit.

Duration:00:50:08

Post-Midterm Election Analysis

11/7/2018
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We'll discuss the midterm election results with our panel of political experts. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/post-midterm-election-analysis.

Duration:00:49:42

Civility In Politics, Age Discrimination Law

11/6/2018
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A conversation with Slate Senior Editor Dahlia Lithwick about the role of the courts in uncivil times. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/civility-in-politics-age-discrimination-law.

Duration:00:49:14

Book: True Tales from the Campaign Trail & New CSU President Sands

11/5/2018
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We'll talk to political strategist, Jerry Austin about his book about campaign trail, plus the new CSU president. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/book-true-tales-from-the-campaign-trail-new-csu-president-sands.

Duration:00:49:30

Weekly Regional News Round Up

11/2/2018
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Weekly Regional News Round Up Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/weekly-regional-news-round-up-93.

Duration:00:49:10

Health Care A Priority For Midterm Voters; "New Localism" Helps Drive Cities Forward

11/1/2018
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Both Democrats and Republicans are trying to leverage health care as Election Day approaches. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/health-care-a-priority-for-midterm-voters-new-localism-helps-drive-cities-forward.

Duration:00:47:45

Online Communities of Hate; Lessons from Frankenstein

10/31/2018
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We'll discuss how people connect to form online communities of hate, and we'll talk about Frankenstein 200 years later. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/online-communities-of-hate-lessons-from-frankenstein.

Duration:00:49:26

Election Security; Early Voting Analysis; Browns and Cavaliers Fire Coaches

10/30/2018
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Security efforts are a top concern heading into the midterm General Election. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/election-security-early-voting-analysis-browns-and-cavaliers-fire-coaches.

Duration:00:49:12

Weekly Regional News Round Up

10/26/2018
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Weekly Regional News Round Up Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/weekly-regional-news-round-up-92.

Duration:00:49:10

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting; Issue 1 Pro & Con

10/26/2018
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We'll discuss the tragic shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue, and hear from a proponent and opponent of Issue 1 Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/pittsburgh-synagogue-shooting-issue-1-pro-con.

Duration:00:49:30

Rape Kit Follow-Up Investigations Vary Statewide; Meet The Candidates For State Treasurer

10/25/2018
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The state has finally cleared the backlog and tested the DNA evidence. But follow-up investigations vary statewide. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/rape-kit-follow-up-investigations-vary-statewide-meet-the-candidates-for-state-treasurer.

Duration:00:50:04

Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2019; Meet the Candidate for Treasurer Part 1

10/24/2018
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We'll hear the Cleveland Clinic's annual list of top 10 medical innovations. And we'll meet a candidate for treasurer. Detailed show notes at http://www.ideastream.org/programs/sound-of-ideas/top-10-medical-innovations-for-2019-meet-the-candidate-for-treasurer-part-1.

Duration:00:49:23