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The Takeaway is a national morning news program that delivers the news and analysis you need to catch up, start your day, and prepare for what's ahead. Hosts John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee, along with the BBC World Service, The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invite listeners every morning to learn more and be part of the American conversation on-air and online at thetakeaway.org.

The Takeaway is a national morning news program that delivers the news and analysis you need to catch up, start your day, and prepare for what's ahead. Hosts John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee, along with the BBC World Service, The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invite listeners every morning to learn more and be part of the American conversation on-air and online at thetakeaway.org.
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The Takeaway is a national morning news program that delivers the news and analysis you need to catch up, start your day, and prepare for what's ahead. Hosts John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee, along with the BBC World Service, The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invite listeners every morning to learn more and be part of the American conversation on-air and online at thetakeaway.org.

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Episodes

The GOP in Colorado: Was it Really Even a Debate?

10/23/2017
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Last night was round three for Republican presidential candidates. At the Coors Events Center at the University of Colorado, Boulder, 10 Republicans took the stage to answer questions about the economy.

How Google Shapes the Opioid Crisis in America

10/20/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Ann Ravel, David DayenThe Intercept Tina Vasquez Dan Lamothe Tobias Harris, Sasakawa USA Every Friday, Rafer Guzman, film critic for Newsday and The Takeaway, drops by to review the new releases hitting the box office. This week Rafer reviews "Goodbye Christopher Robin," "The Snowman," and "Only the Brave." A massive truck explosion killed more than 300 people in Mogadishu last weekend. Since, there’s been no deluge of media coverage or viral hashtag to stand in...

Duration: 00:41:52


A Warning for Cities as Amazon Looks for a Second Home

10/19/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Carolyn Adolph Jennifer Haberkorn Dr. Azeem IbrahimThe Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar’s Hidden Genocide. David Lampton, Alexandra Starr Crash Course: Black Monday on Wall Street, 1987 Peter Conti BrownThe Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve Adeline Sire This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:34:43


Want to Fight Rape Culture? Start With Men.

10/18/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Caitlin Dickerson While some Puerto Ricans struggle to put their lives back together on the island, others have left for the mainland. Joan Figueroa fled Puerto Rico on September 25th with her husband Nadir. They are currently with family in Elmira, New York, and discuss how they are working to move forward. Rukmini Callimachi Dave Zirin Stanley Bing Jennifer Medina Jackson Katz This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:42:17


After Harvey Weinstein, Women Everywhere Say #MeToo

10/17/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Bonnie Bertram Kevin SieffPeter PhamAtlantic CouncilSomalia: Fixing Africa’s Most Failed State. Beverly Tillery Emma SkyThe Unravelling: High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq. Blythe TaplinAndrew Cohen Mehrsa BaradaranThe Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:46:35


Horrors From Florida's Juvenile Detention System

10/16/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Wildfires are continuing to burn in parts of Northern California. The state requires that home insurance policies include fire protection, but homeowners are increasingly being pushed toward specialty policies that can leave gaps in coverage. Amy Bach, executive director of United PolicyHolders, which helps homeowners with insurance policy issues, explains. Matthew Karnitschnig Sarah KliffThe Impact Katherine Houreld On Monday, the United States and South Korea...

Duration: 00:48:43


A Story of Escape

10/13/2017
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Coming up on today's show: ArunaVivek Jayaramantwo dozen Eliana Johnson Every Friday, Rafer Guzman, film critic for Newsday and The Takeaway, drops by to review the new releases hitting the box office. This week, Rafer gives his take on the new action-thriller "The Foreigner," and the drama "Professor Marston and the Wonder Women." Cecilia Kang 900 peopleit filed a lawsuitStephen Stirling The Barr BrothersBrad BarrAndrew BarrSarah PageQueens of the Breaker This episode is hosted by Todd...

Duration: 00:50:20


The Reality of Fighting Wildfires

10/12/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Paul Duncan Dr. Zab Mosenifar Richard Wolffe Ariane Tabatabai Elizabeth Ross Allison Herrera Valeria Luiselli This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:44:53


Who Will Live on the Islands of Trash?

10/11/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Mina KimHeather Bailey Eric Lipton, Scott Michels, Kristen Simmons Dr. Soheil Saraviarrived in BostonDr. Thomas Michel Paula Froelich This episode is hosted by Sarah Gonzalez.

Duration: 00:44:01


Northern California Transforms Into 'Hellscape' Amid Wildfires

10/10/2017
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Coming up on today's show: John Sepulvado McKay CoppinsThe AtlanticThe Wilderness: Deep Inside the Republican Party’s Combative, Contentious, Chaotic Quest to take back the White House Pam SimonDr. Carol North The New York Times published a storyMelissa SilversteinWomen and Hollywood Anne ApplebaumRed Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine Liza Mundy This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:46:09


Addiction Nation: Understanding America's Opioid Crisis

10/9/2017
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Some 77 million Americans are personally affected in some way by the opioid epidemic, and at least 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. During this special episode, The Takeaway dives deep into the crisis. Here’s what you’ll find: Keith Wailoo Dr. Andrew Kolodny Darren Foster Kimber Paige Sutherland, Beth Kane-DavidsonJessica JefferyDeborah Gafner From September 26-28, 2017, The Takeaway and The Harris Poll surveyed 2,261 U.S. adults ages 18 and older to gain insight...

Duration: 00:47:55


The Long Road Ahead for Puerto Rico

10/6/2017
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Coming up on today's show: CBS News Correspondent David Begnaud has been reporting from Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. This week, he returned to the mainland U.S., and he sits down today with The Takeaway to reflect on his experiences from the ground. Democratic Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut has made gun control a priority since the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting killed 20 children in 2012. This week, he has come out in support of Senator Dianne Feinstein’s...

Duration: 00:46:37


Rethinking How to Reduce Gun Violence

10/5/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Authorities with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) have said that 12 devices known as “bump fire stocks” were found in gunman Stephen Paddock’s hotel room and used in order to allow him to fire off bullets at a much faster rate. Amber Phillips, reporter for The Fix at the Washington Post, explains why some members of Congress are calling for them to be banned. And Republican Congressman Tom Cole, who has not yet lent full support to...

Duration: 00:45:09


Country Music's Uneasy Relationship with the N.R.A.

10/4/2017
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Coming up on today's show: The intersection between the NRA and country music has existed for a long time and points to the complexity of gun culture in America. Jonathan Bernstein, contributing writer for The Guardian, joins The Takeaway to look at the history of the relationship and how the NRA has used country music to extend its brand. In the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, there has been a significant push to privatize Puerto Rico’s electric grid, run by the Puerto Rico...

Duration: 00:49:16


After Las Vegas: Trauma, Grief and Calls For Reform After a Night of Horror

10/3/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Greg CassellTick Segerblom Gill v. WhitfordEmily Bazelon Several prominent Republicans signed onto an Amicus Brief in Gill v. Whitford — they're urging the court to end "extreme partisan gerrymandering." Senator Richard Lugar, who represented Indiana in the U.S. Senate from 1977 until 2013, is one member of the GOP calling on the Supreme Court to reform the system that can distort the democratic process. Josh Lederman John Schaefer Jenn SalazarRuth Thompson ...

Duration: 00:47:11


A Massacre on The Las Vegas Strip

10/2/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Casey MorellState of Nevada,Danita Cohen, chief experience officer at the University Medical Center in Las Vegas, discusses the medical response in her city. David Begnaud Jeremy Konyndyk Hundreds were injured during Catalonia's independence referendum over the weekend, as the national police force descended on polling stations in riot gear. Amy HoweSCOTUSblog Raphael Minder, Spain correspondent for our partners at The New York Times and author of the book “The...

Duration: 00:45:27


Connecting Disaster Survivors With Radio Waves

9/29/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Darren Soto is a congressman representing Florida’s 9th district, which has the densest concentration of Puerto Rican residents anywhere in the mainland United States. He’s been outspoken in calling for a faster response to the crisis in Puerto Rico, and he joins The Takeaway today to explain his concerns. Mike Corey Julie Rovner Adam Liptak, Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Every Friday, Rafer Guzman, film critic for...

Duration: 00:48:56


Art, Passion, and Pain for The Puerto Rican Diaspora

9/28/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Kelsey Snell, Gary Rivlin Esmeralda SantiagoWhen I Was Puerto RicanConquistadora Walter Olson Paul Copeland Paul Kiel ProPublicainvestigationdata analysis Rich Lowry This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:47:09


Why Americans Love Their Flag

9/27/2017
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Coming up on today's show: Nicole AcevedoRa Ruiz Leon Andrew Cohen Pat Duggins, Yesterday, the Justice Department issued a dramatic round of indictments to the college basketball world. In total, ten people were indicted on charges of fraud and corruption, including four assistant basketball coaches and the head of sports marketing at Adidas. Fran Fraschilla, ESPN's college basketball analyst and a former head coach for St. John’s University and the University of New Mexico, joins The...

Duration: 00:46:26


In the Trump Era, Who Decides What Patriotism Means?

9/26/2017
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Coming up on today's show: David BegnaudJustin Vélez-Hagan Jennifer Haberkorn Mary OttoTeeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America Sally Nabil The Purloining of Prince OleomargarineMythili Rao Terrell Jermaine Starr This episode is hosted by Todd Zwillich.

Duration: 00:38:46

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