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 February 26, 2010

Talk of the Nation for February 25, 2010

Kevin, 13, and Fito, 14, are both from Honduras. They hope to find work in the U.S. Click the image to watch the trailer for Which Way Home. Rebecca Cammisa hide caption

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Kids Hop Trains To Border In 'Which Way Home'

Kids Hop Trains To Border In 'Which Way Home'

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Talk of the Nation for February 24, 2010

Texas GOP gubernatorial candidates Texas Gov. Rick Perry, U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and Debra Medina debate at the WFAA Channel 8 studios on January 29, 2010. Louis DeLuca/AP hide caption

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Tea Party Candidate Shakes Up Texas Race

Tea Party Candidate Shakes Up Texas Race

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Talk of the Nation for February 23, 2010

Polyface Farms' Joel Salatin is an organic farmer and an agribusiness critic featured in Food, Inc. Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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'Food, Inc.' Director Robert Kenner

'Food, Inc.' Director Robert Kenner

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Talk of the Nation for February 22, 2010