Thursday

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Around the Nation

Violence In The Windy City

Hadiya Pendleton, a 15-year-old who traveled with her high school drill team to the presidential inauguration in Washington, was shot and killed in Chicago this week. That's bringing up new questions about deadly violence in the city.

Violence In The Windy City

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Wednesday

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Palo Alto High School teacher Esther Wojcicki helps student Allison Wyndham at a computer during class. George Nikitin/AP hide caption

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Movies

Wu-Tang's RZA On Iron Fists and Westerns

Music artist and filmmaker RZA shares some thoughts on his favorite flicks. When asked which movie he could watch over and over again, RZA says you can't go wrong with the classic western, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.

Wu-Tang's RZA On Iron Fists and Westerns

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Tuesday

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Nkomo Morris, a teacher at Brooklyn's Art and Media High School, works on her classroom computer in New York. Bebeto Matthews/AP hide caption

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Technology

Finding Learning Tools In Digital Footprints

The hours children spend on the internet could have a valuable use — helping educators tailor lesson plans in school? Social media expert Rey Junco tells host Michel Martin about its potential as an education tool in Tell Me More's new series "Social Me."

Finding Learning Tools In Digital Footprints

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Parenting

Social Media: OMG! Do Parents Get It?

From tablets and iPhones to Twitter and Instagram, technology is changing the way children interact with the world. Host Michel Martin talks with a roundtable of parents about encouraging digital exploration, while keeping kids safe.

Social Media: OMG! Do Parents Get It?

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Monday

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Mariah Arostigue (left) and Noah Reyes, 11th-graders, chat as they work on their homework in a pre-calculus class at Segerstrom High School in Santa Ana, Calif. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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Friday

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Remembrances

Former 'Ebony' Editor Was Proud German

Tell Me More remembers Ebony Magazine's former managing editor, Hans Massaquoi. He arrived in America as an outsider, after growing up black in Nazi Germany. Host Michel Martin speaks with his former colleague, Lynn Norment about his career and legacy.

Former 'Ebony' Editor Was Proud German

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Thursday

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Politics

Women In Combat: Why Now?

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is lifting a long-standing ban on women serving in combat. To break down what it means, host Michel Martin speaks with Politico's Tim Mak, who covers defense and national security.

Women In Combat: Why Now?

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Can I Just Tell You?

Te'o Drama Is Telling In More Ways Than One

In her "Can I Just Tell You" essay, host Michel Martin says the Manti Te'o fake-girlfriend-drama is just another piece of evidence that adults have failed when it comes to teaching kids about sexuality.

Te'o Drama Is Telling In More Ways Than One

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Wednesday

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Tuesday

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Parenting

Comedian Margaret Cho As 'Mother To The World'

Award-winning comedian Margaret Cho is doing a new tour called 'Mother.' It's centered on her own immigrant mom, who has always been a main character in her act. Host Michel Martin speaks with Cho for a special Tell Me More 'Moms' segment.

Comedian Margaret Cho As 'Mother To The World'

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Monday

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Politics

Obama's Inauguration Speech, The Right Tone?

President Barack Obama delivered his second inaugural speech today. Host Michel Martin explores how his words may have resonated with Americans --those who voted for him and those who didn't-- with two former White House insiders.

Obama's Inauguration Speech, The Right Tone?

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History

Reflecting On MLK, Jr.'s Writings And Speeches

This year, the presidential inaugural events coincide with the holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Host Michel Martin speaks with scholar Clayborne Carson, about how Dr. King may have viewed the historic challenges facing President Obama.

Reflecting On MLK, Jr.'s Writings And Speeches

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Politics

Contrasting Obama And Martin Luther King, Jr.

People from around the country gathered in Washington, D.C. for President Obama's second inauguration. The event coincides with the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Tell Me More caught up with members of the public to ask for their thoughts about the two men.

Contrasting Obama And Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Politics

What Will The Next Four Years Be About?

Hope and change were two of the watch words of President Obama's first presidential campaign. As he begins a second term, Tell Me More speaks with people gathered in the nation's capital about what they think the next four years will be about.

What Will The Next Four Years Be About?

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Friday

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Faith Matters

What Te'o And A Former Mormon Leader Have In Common

For Tell Me More's 'Faith Matters' segment, host Michel Martin talks with Mormon blogger Joanna Brooks. They discuss a parallel between the debacle surrounding Notre Dame football star Manti Te'o, and a famous Mormon elder.

What Te'o And A Former Mormon Leader Have In Common

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