Monday, May 19 12 p.m. (ET)

Science Philanthropy

In a trend that some fear is leading to a "privatization of science," wealthy philanthropists are pouring millions into everything from genetic research to space exploration. At the same time, government funding is declining. We explore the issue.

Monday, May 19 1 p.m. (ET)

The U.S. Criminal Hacking Case Against China

The U.S. Justice Department on Monday moved to charge Chinese military officials in an economic cyber-espionage case. Kojo chats with a man behind a report that provides evidence the U.S. government is using in the case.

A heavily armed white trooper menacing a protest march through Bogalusa, Louisiana, in 1965.

A heavily armed white trooper menacing a protest march through Bogalusa, Louisiana, in 1965.

Monday, May 19 1:30 p.m. (ET)

Armed for Nonviolence: Guns and the Civil Rights Movement

Journalist and former civil rights activist Charles E. Cobb Jr. joins Kojo to explore the role that armed self-defense played in the "nonviolent" civil rights movement.

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