July 24, 2017 | NPR · Critics say the two controversial measures would have undermined the independence of the judiciary. Poland has seen days of demonstrations across the country against the legislation.
July 24, 2017 | NPR · Kushner states that during the presidential campaign he had “hardly any” contact with Russia representatives. He is set to participate in a closed-door meeting with the Senate Intelligence Committee.
July 23, 2017 | NPR · Alisyn Camerota’s book is about a political newcomer fresh from Hollywood facing off against a female senator. But 2016 similarities aside, the CNN anchor says she wrote it long before the election.
July 23, 2017 | NPR · Sam Kean’s funny, conversational new book reminds us not to take the air we breathe for granted — our atmosphere can tell stories about everything from dinosaurs and Julius Caesar to space flight.
July 24, 2017 | NPR · James Mercer, the emotional and creative heart of The Shins, gives a moving performance at the Tiny Desk, with two new songs and a classic from the band’s 2003 album Chutes Too Narrow.
July 24, 2017 | WBGO+JAZZ.org · Tepfer sees jazz as the pursuit of freedom within a framework — a premise that underlies his work with improvisational algorithms and a Yamaha Disklavier. He unpacks the project in this video.
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