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Weekend Edition Sunday combines the news with colorful arts and human-interest features, appealing to the curious and eclectic. The show features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians.
Updated: 1 hour 23 min ago

Nicole Dennis-Benn On 'Patsy'

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

In Nicole Dennis-Benn's new novel Patsy, she explores the demands on one woman who immigrates from Jamaica to New York and leaves her young daughter behind. She talks with Lulu Garcia-Navarro.

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Saving Shooting Memorials

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

After every mass shooting in the U.S., grief-stricken people place flowers, letters and drawings at the site to honor those who died. What to do with those mementos later is not an easy decision.

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Story Of The 1972 Andes Plane Crash In 'Out Of The Silence'

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

Eduardo Strauch survived the 1972 Andes plane crash of the Uruguayan rugby team. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with him about his story of hope in his book, Out of the Silence: After the Crash.

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Immigrant Advocates Worry As Administration Seeks New Head Of Immigration Agency

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

Those working on behalf of immigrants say wait times for green cards and visas are reaching crisis levels. And with a leadership change at the agency in charge, the wait could get even longer.

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Journalist Arrested In Moscow

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Andrew Roth, Moscow bureau chief for The Guardian, about the arrest of Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov.

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Big Tech And Antitrust

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

The government is looking into whether the large tech giants, such as Google and Facebook, are violating antitrust law. We look at the arguments for more regulation.

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Sunday Politics

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 8:13am

After nearly starting a trade war with Mexico, President Trump has pulled back his threat of tariffs.

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'This Land Is Our Land' Argues For Migration

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Suketu Mehta, author of This Land Is Our Land: An Immigrant's Manifesto, which argues for more immigrants in America and elsewhere.

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Friends And Family Remember Victims Of Virginia Beach Shooting

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

Twelve people were killed in a shooting in Virginia Beach on Friday afternoon. Their friends and family have been remembering the victims on social media.

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Pilots Who Flew For Air America In Vietnam Fight For Pensions

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

America's final act in the Vietnam War produced an iconic image: a helicopter on a rooftop as desperate Vietnamese tried to climb aboard. For some involved in the mission, the story isn't over.

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Investigating A 'Canadian Genocide' Of Indigenous Women

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Jorge Barrera of the CBC about his recent reporting on missing and murdered indigenous women in Canada.

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What It's Like To Survive A Tornado

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with tornado survivor Cait Routson about the storm that ravaged her Dayton, Ohio, neighborhood last week.

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Preparing For Election Threats In 2020

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Laura Rosenberger of the Alliance for Securing Democracy about ongoing threats to the U.S. electoral system from foreign operatives.

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Amateur Astronomers Gather For 'Star Parties'

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

Light pollution has taken away much of the night sky. But there are still places far from city lights where amateur astronomers gather with their telescopes for what they call "star parties."

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Virginia Beach Residents Attend Vigil To Mourn 12 People Killed

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

People in Virginia Beach are mourning the loss of 12 people killed by a gunman Friday afternoon.

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Sunday Politics

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

We have analysis on special counsel Robert Mueller's statement and President Trump's threat to impose tariffs on Mexico.

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Tal Wilkenfeld On 'Love Remains'

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

Australian Tal Wilkenfeld has been a go-to side player of the electric bass for Jeff Beck, Prince, Mick Jagger and others. She talks with Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her debut vocal album, Love Remains.

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75th High School Reunion

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Jules Silk about attending the 75th consecutive reunion of the graduating class of 1944 from Philadelphia's Central High School.

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Mapping For Future Floods

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

The flood risk maps put out by the federal government are notoriously outdated. Many elected officials have suggested fixing the problem by prioritizing funding for a mapping technology called LiDAR.

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Illinois State Representative On Abortion Rights Bill

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 8:22am

The Illinois legislature has passed a bill giving women the "fundamental right" to an abortion. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Rep. Kelly Cassidy, who sponsored the bill.

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