Monday, Feb 04 12 p.m. (ET)

The Political Future of Local Exurbs

Four years ago, pollsters predicted that outer suburbs-- or "exurbs" -- across the country would become a bedrock of Republican votes. But elections in 2006 revealed these communities to be more "purple" than many people thought. We...

Monday, Feb 04 12:47 p.m. (ET)

The Giants’ Superbowl Upset

It was supposed to be the game that would cement the New England Patriots' reputation as the greatest team ever. Instead, Sunday's Superbowl victory went to the ultimate underdogs, the New York Giants. We look at the unexpected twist and...

Monday, Feb 04 1 p.m. (ET)

The “New Political Correctness”?

When issues of race and gender show up in mainstream media coverage, they tend to be discussed in code language and artful omissions. Howard Ross joins Kojo to explore what happens when those codes are violated, and whether we've become...

Monday, Feb 04 1:30 p.m. (ET)

Rethinking Gender – Love, Loss, & Human Behavior

She's "an academic superstar" whose work changed the way the world understands moral development in women. Psychologist Carol Gilligan's groundbreaking work is now required reading at universities around the country, but few know she's now...

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