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U.S. Reverses Its Decision To Close Palestinian Office In D.C.

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 7:39pm

The Palestinian Liberation Organization office was set to close after officials said Palestinians violated U.S. law. The U.S. now says it will instead set limits aimed at reviving Mideast peace talks.

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'How To Cook Everything Vegetarian' Author On Americans' Relationship To Meat

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:53pm

It's been 10 years since food writer Mark Bittman published How to Cook Everything Vegetarian. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Bittman about how American attitudes toward meat have evolved.

Recommendations Wanted: Holiday Playlist

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

It's officially the beginning of holiday music season. We ask listeners to send in their favorite holiday tunes.

The Longest-Running War Crimes Court Criticized For Slow Justice

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia is due to close at the end of the year. The tribunal's supporters say it has given justice to many victims. Critics say that justice has been both slow and one-sided.

Barbershop: Latest Sexual Harassment Allegations

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

To talk about the recent round of sexual harassment allegations, NPR's Michel Martin is joined by Steven Petrow, contributor to the Washington Post; Farajii Muhammad, host of For The Culture on member station WEAA in Baltimore; and Jack Marshall president of ProEthics, an ethical training and consulting firm.

Attack On Egypt Mosque Kills More Than 300

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

At least 305 people died in an attack on a Sufi mosque in the northern Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Al Jazeera's Washington bureau chief Abderrahim Foukara about the attack on civilians.

'The Highlight Of My Career': Diplo On Major Lazer Performing In Cuba

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

After President Obama warmed relations with Cuba, the electronic group performed in the streets of downtown Havana. The new documentary Give Me Future chronicles the experience.

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Some Republicans Choose To Back Roy Moore's Opponent Doug Jones

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

Alabama's Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore has denied allegations of sexual misconduct, but some in his party can't get behind him. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with former Jeb Bush spokesman and GOP strategist Tim Miller about why he's supporting Moore's opponent.

Leadership Dispute At Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Stirs A Legal Battle

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 5:42pm

The federal consumer watchdog acency has two acting directors — one appointed by President Trump, one appointed by outgoing Director Richard Cordray. Both say they have the law on their side. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with former Rep. Barney Frank, whose namesake law, the Dodd-Frank Act, created the agency.




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