Can I Just Tell You?

Can I Just Tell You?Can I Just Tell You?

NPR's Michel Martin gives a distinct take on news and issues

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Lessons From Michel Martin's Bad Break

After a recent injury, the Tell Me More host discusses the courage of people who have endured physical and emotional pain without help or acknowledgment.

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How many times have we seen potential crimes happening but stood by and acted as if they had nothing to do with us? hide caption

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A student who identified herself as "Hannah" works at a bake sale led by the Berkeley College Republicans on Sept. 27 at the University of California campus in Berkeley, Calif.

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Host Michel Martin says that in her opinion, what Americans really don't know how to talk about is money, even though we talk about that all the time. hide caption

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Hard times are hitting many Americans in this economy. hide caption

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Does the American justice system examine and punish street crimes and corporate crimes equally? hide caption

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