Friday

View show

Demonstrators march down Constitution Avenue during the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Interviews

The Politics Of Passing 1964's Civil Rights Act

The act, which turns 50 this year, ended the era of legal segregation in public accommodations, like restaurants and hotels.

Listen Loading… 37:19
  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/299063588/299081911" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Carlene Carter. Marina Chavez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption Marina Chavez/Courtesy of the artist
View show

Thursday

View show

Jolie Kerr says when you have a fresh red wine stain, pouring table salt — no water — on it will suck it right up. "You can go pour some wine on your carpet tonight and try it out!" she says. iStockphoto hide caption

toggle caption iStockphoto
View show

Wednesday

View show

Staff members study networking at the training room of the Huawei Technologies Co. headquarters in Shenzhen, China, in June 2011. Kin Cheung/AP hide caption

toggle caption Kin Cheung/AP

Jon Langford with Skull Orchard. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the artist
View show

Tuesday

View show
iStockphoto
View show

Monday

View show

Marijuana plants grow at a farm near Medellin. Tony Dokoupil's father made hundreds of thousands of dollars smuggling marijuana into the U.S. from Colombia. Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images

Dave's Picks Volume 9 features a 1974 Grateful Dead concert played in Montana. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the artist
View show

Saturday

View show

Over the course of Breaking Bad, Walter White (Bryan Cranston) metamorphosed from a high school chemistry teacher to a notorious outlaw. Ursula Coyote/AMC hide caption

toggle caption Ursula Coyote/AMC
View show

Friday

View show View show

Thursday

View show

Over the course of Breaking Bad, Walter White (Bryan Cranston) metamorphosed from a high school chemistry teacher to a notorious outlaw. Ursula Coyote/AMC hide caption

toggle caption Ursula Coyote/AMC
View show

Wednesday

View show
efenzi/iStockphoto
Joe Raedle/Getty Images
View show

Tuesday

View show

An activist carries a Russian flag during a rally on Sunday in eastern Ukraine. Sergei Grits/AP hide caption

toggle caption Sergei Grits/AP
Derrick Ceyrac/AFP/Getty Images
View show