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Consider This from NPR

Six days a week, from Monday through Saturday, the hosts of NPR's All Things Considered help you make sense of a major news story and what it means for you, in 15 minutes. In participating regions on weekdays, you'll also hear from local journalists about what's happening in your community.


The Children's Mental Health Crisis Didn't Start With The Pandemic 11:49 05/14/2022
Genetic Testing: Is It Better Not To Know? 15:30 05/13/2022
Inflation Is Still High. Why That Hits Low-Income Americans Hardest. 09:48 05/12/2022
How Abortion Laws Around The World Compare To The U.S. 11:18 05/11/2022
Why White Nationalists Identify With A Russian Church — And Vladimir Putin 11:42 05/10/2022
Roe's Legal Fate Is Unclear. But Studies Already Show Who'd Likely Be Hit Hardest 12:38 05/09/2022
The Road To Overturning Roe v. Wade 16:43 05/07/2022
As COVID-19 Cases Surge Again, Public Health Leaders See A Turning Point 11:21 05/06/2022
The Harrowing Journey To Get Premature American Twins From Kyiv To The U.S. 09:39 05/05/2022
Republicans In Michigan Have Replaced Election Officials Who Certified Biden's Win 12:46 05/04/2022
The Potential Impact Of The Decision To Overturn Roe v. Wade 12:46 05/03/2022
Voices From Lockdown In Shanghai As The City Battles A Surge Of COVID Cases 15:52 05/02/2022
Understanding The Link Between Racial Justice And The Fight Against Climate Change 14:31 04/30/2022
How One Night In LA Illustrates The Growing Tension Between Police And The Press 09:00 04/29/2022
The 1944 Law That Gave The CDC Its Powers, Explained 07:50 04/28/2022
Following The Journey of One Palestinian Seeking Medical Care In Gaza 25:01 04/27/2022
How COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories Led To A Family Matriarch's Preventable Death 13:36 04/26/2022
How One Republic Went From Resisting Russia to Supporting Its Attacks In Ukraine 13:12 04/25/2022
Finding Power In Reclaiming One's Name 11:52 04/23/2022
A Special Ed Teacher Shortage Is Getting Worse — But One Fix Is Catching On 14:13 04/22/2022
California Is A Step Closer To Reparations. Not All Black Residents Will Qualify 14:59 04/21/2022
How The War In Ukraine Is Deepening The World's Hunger Crisis 10:48 04/20/2022
What The End Of The Mask Mandate Means For The Pandemic — And High-Risk Travelers 12:23 04/19/2022
What Elon Musk's Twitter Bid Says About 'Extreme Capitalism' 14:14 04/18/2022
Ukrainian Teacher Plans For A Future In Romania 15:08 04/16/2022
What a Rare Holiday Overlap Means In a Time That Seems 'Catastrophic' 12:04 04/15/2022
Tensions Are Rising Among Jan. 6 Defendants In A D.C. Jail 11:19 04/14/2022
As Russians Shift East, Here's What They Left Behind In One Ukrainian Town 13:51 04/13/2022
Inflation Keeps Getting Worse. Is A Recession Next? 12:56 04/12/2022
Eight Months Later, A Look At The Taliban's Broken Promises 12:32 04/11/2022