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Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.More from On Point »

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What The Wisconsin Political Power Play Means For American Democracy

The Wisconsin GOP's lame-duck power grab — what the political slugfest means for democracy. Shawn Johnson and David Leonhardt join Jane Clayson.

'Maria By Callas': The Legendary Opera Singer's Life In Her Own Words

We talk with the director of a new documentary about the life of Maria Callas, to this day one of the most electrifying singers in opera. Tom Volf, music historian Gregor Benko and Carmen Giannattasio join Jane Clayson.

Uber, Lyft ... And Now Waymo: The Self-Driving Car Service Hits The Road

There's now an app to hail a self-driving taxi. We'll look behind the wheel at the technology and safety concerns. Andrew Hawkins, Rob Antoniak, Missy Cummings and Dave Ferguson join Meghna Chakrabarti.

Uber, Lyft ... And Now Waymo: The Self-Driving Car Service Hits The Road

Week Ahead: John Kelly's Departure, Mueller Probe, Kushner And Saudi Arabia

We'll kick off the week with a look at what's to come in Washington and around the globe. Top reporters Ben White, Jennifer Williams and James Hohmann join Meghna Chakrabarti.

Week Ahead: John Kelly's Departure, Mueller Probe, Kushner And Saudi Arabia

'Inside Robert Mueller's FBI' — And His Russia Investigation — With Biographer Garrett Graff

Inside the mind of Robert Mueller. David Folkenflik unpacks the latest news from the Mueller investigation and explore what makes the special prosecutor tick with his biographer, Garrett Graff.

'Inside Robert Mueller's FBI' — And His Russia Investigation — With Biographer Garrett Graff

Week In The News: Bush's Funeral, U.S.-China Dealings, N.C. Election Fraud And More

Farewell to Bush 41. U.S.-China trade uncertainty. Power plays in Wisconsin. Potential election fraud in North Carolina — by Republicans. Lisa Falkenberg, Franco Ordoñez and Jack Beatty join David Folkenflik.

Week In The News: Bush's Funeral, U.S.-China Dealings, N.C. Election Fraud And More

Sperm Donor Siblings: The Growing Movement To Unite Genetic Families

Sperm donations are creating genetic families around the world. And there's a new push for those siblings to meet. Ashley Fetters, Rosanna Hertz and Jordan Namerow speak with Jane Clayson.

In Paradise, California, Children Return To School After Camp Fire Incineration

Back to Paradise. Three weeks after the devastating Camp Fire all but destroyed the town, children are back in school, but most everything else is in flux. Jody Jones, Marc Albert, Loren Lighthall and Tanya Renfro join Jane Clayson.

In Paradise, California, Children Return To School After Camp Fire Incineration

Democrats 2020: A First Look At Candidates And Strategy For The Presidential Election

It's looking like a lot of Democrats will be running for president in 2020. What will it take to win back the White House? Elana Schor and Robby Mook join Sacha Pfeiffer.

Democrats 2020: A First Look At Candidates And Strategy For The Presidential Election

'Steady And Prudent And Able': The Diplomatic Legacy Of George H.W. Bush

George H.W. Bush has been called by many the country's best foreign policy president ever. We'll look at his legacy on the world stage. Kori Schake, James Goldgeier and Bruce Jentleson join Sacha Pfeiffer.

'Steady And Prudent And Able': The Diplomatic Legacy Of George H.W. Bush

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