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Hosted by Terry Gross, Fresh Air from WHYY is the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues. One of public radio's most popular programs, Fresh Air features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.
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Jonah Hill: Acting Was An 'Amazing Derailment' On The Path To Directing

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 1:55pm

Hill always wanted to be a writer and director, but an unexpected compliment in an acting class shifted him toward performing instead. Now he's written and directed his first movie, Mid90s.

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'Let The People See': It Took Courage To Keep Emmett Till's Memory Alive

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 1:24pm

Historian Elliott J. Gorn's new book revisits the 1955 death and public funeral of the African-American teen. Critic Maureen Corrigan says it's a timely story about the fragility of collective memory.

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Eli Saslow Traces A 'Straight Line' From White Nationalism To The Synagogue Shooter

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 3:26pm

"In the horrific hierarchy of white nationalist beliefs, they really consider Jews their primary enemy," the journalist says of the suspect in the Pittsburgh shooting Saturday.

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