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Tuesday, Sep 01 1 p.m. (ET)

Grammar, Linguistics, And The Evolution Of The English Language (Rebroadcast)

In both its spoken and written forms, the English language is constantly evolving. Grammar - the system and structure that underpin communications - and linguistics - the science of its study - can help us make sense of these shifts and changes. We talk with experts in each field about the quirks, foibles, understanding and glory of the written and spoken word.

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Friday, Aug 28 12 p.m. (ET)

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Thursday, Aug 27 12 p.m. (ET)

Local Parent Continues Free-Range Fight

The local "free-range" parents who allowed their young children to walk home from school alone were cleared of all charges by Child Protective Services earlier this summer. We talk with the Silver Spring mom about why she sees her ordeal as an opportunity to change national attitudes on parenting.