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Big Little Ideas

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Thursday

The prosperity gospel is a mix of theology and capitalism that equates wealth with goodness, prosperity with virtue. It has helped shape the broader ideology of American capitalism we live with today. Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images hide caption

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For decades, the New Deal shaped America's economic system, until Neoliberalism came along and eventually eclipsed the old system with one we still live with today. Martin Bernetti/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Capitalism is an economic system, but what do we really mean when we talk about capitalism? And how does it affect our lives? Alfred Gescheidt/Getty Images hide caption

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A gay rights march in New York in favor of the 1968 Civil Rights Act being amended to include gay rights. Peter Keegan/Getty Images hide caption

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Smoke and flames rise after Israeli fighter jets' airstrike hit an area in Khan Yunis, Gaza on May 13, 2021. Abed Rahim Khatib/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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Wednesday

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How Racial Inequality Manifests In The U.S. Banking System.

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Wednesday

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Why We Need Black-Owned Banks

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Friday

Planet Money Indicator: Corporate Debt During The Pandemic

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Wednesday

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The Market For Student Loans

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Monday

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Liar Loans

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Thursday

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The Business Of Antibody Tests

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Wednesday

Laurence Fishburne as Dr. Ellis Cheever and Kate Winslet as Dr. Erin Mears in the thriller Contagion. Winslet's character was modeled on CDC epidemiologist Dr. Anne Schuchat. Claudette Barius/Warner Bro. Pictures hide caption

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Disease Detectives

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Monday

The El Capitan monolith in Yosemite National Park. Climber Alex Honnold scaled the rock formation in under four hours with nearly no equipment, as seen in the 2018 documentary Free Solo. MARK RALSTON/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The Economic Lessons Of A Free Solo Climb

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Wednesday

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The Rise And Fall (And Rise?) Of NASCAR

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Friday

As Solar Energy's Price Has Dropped, More Companies Get Onboard

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Tuesday

Solar panels on a roof of one of the largest apartment complexes in New York City, installed by private equity firm The Blackstone Group. Darius Rafieyan/NPR hide caption

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Why Cheap Solar Could Save the World

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Thursday

Producer Darius Rafieyan holds his betting slip after placing a bet on the Oscars' Best Picture category in Atlantic City, N.J. Darius Rafieyan/NPR hide caption

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Betting On The Oscars

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Thursday

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American Dynamism In Decline

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