Hanazono Jazzanova
Moanin' Art Blakey
Thrift Shop Ryan Lewis, Macklemore et. al.
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Regi Bugalú The Quantic Soul Orchestra

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News

In California Town, Protests Shed Light On National Immigration Debate

Residents of Murrieta, California blocked buses of undocumented immigrants, forcing them to go to another town. Host Michel Martin learns more about the protests and the influx of immigrants.

In California Town, Protests Shed Light On National Immigration Debate

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Law

Pistorius Trial: Will Judge Buy His 'Tragic Accident' Defense?

The defense is preparing to wrap in South African track star Oscar Pistorius' murder trial. Host Michel Martin learns more about the trial that's captured the nation from reporter Barry Bateman.

Pistorius Trial: Will Judge Buy His 'Tragic Accident' Defense?

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Sports

Despite An Early Exit At Wimbledon, Serena Williams Still A 'Powerhouse'

Host Michel Martin speaks with The Guardian's Hugh Muir about the winners and losers at this year's Wimbledon tennis tournament.

Despite An Early Exit At Wimbledon, Serena Williams Still A 'Powerhouse'

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Music Interviews

For Audra McDonald, Experience And Raw Emotions Make Better Music

McDonald has won more Tony Awards than any other actress in Broadway history. In this encore broadcast, McDonald talks about funneling her personal emotions into the songs she sings on stage.

For Audra McDonald, Experience And Raw Emotions Make Better Music

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Author Interviews

'The True American' Reveals A Hopeful, Complicated Country

After the 9/11 attacks, hate crimes against people who were thought to be Muslim caught the country's attention. In "The True American," Anand Giridharadas follows the stories of one of those victims.

'The True American' Reveals A Hopeful, Complicated Country

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Faith Matters

UK Government Minister: Religious Difference Is A Strength For The Country

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, the UK's first Minister of State for Faith and Communities, has a lot on her plate. She tells host Michel Martin about balancing the tightrope between church and state.

UK Government Minister: Religious Difference Is A Strength For The Country

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Art & Design

For Designer B. Michael, Mentoring Is Key To Diversifying The Fashion World

B. Michael is one of a few top-tier African-American fashion designers whose designs are worn by some of Hollywood's top names. Host Michel Martin talks with the designer about his inspirations.

For Designer B. Michael, Mentoring Is Key To Diversifying The Fashion World

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Music Interviews

'Dreamgirl' Jennifer Holliday Shares Wisdom On Getting Through Tough Times

Jennifer Holliday won a Tony for her performance in 'Dreamgirls.' But the singer's life wasn't always glamorous. She talks with host Michel Martin about battling depression and her latest album.

'Dreamgirl' Jennifer Holliday Shares Wisdom On Getting Through Tough Times

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