Talk of the Nation Journalist Neal Conan leads a productive exchange of ideas and opinions on the issues that dominate the news landscape. From politics and public service to education, religion, music and health care, Talk of the Nation offers call-in listeners the opportunity to join enlightening discussions with decision-makers, authors, academicians and artists from around the world.

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Talk of the Nation for October 31, 2011

Dwayne Stenstrom and his wife, Rose, live on South Dakota's Rosebud reservation, where they raised six children. Also pictured is their granddaughter. John Poole/NPR hide caption

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Improving Foster Care For Native American Kids

Improving Foster Care For Native American Kids

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Talk of the Nation for October 28, 2011

Talk of the Nation for October 27, 2011

Talk of the Nation for October 26, 2011

Talk of the Nation for October 25, 2011

Sen. Marco Rubio has long claimed his parents fled Cuba after Fidel Castro rose to power when in fact they left a few years before.

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Political Bios: Truth Versus Telling A Good Story

Political Bios: Truth Versus Telling A Good Story

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