All Things Considered for November 18, 2009 Hear the All Things Considered program for November 18, 2009
Concept 11 Kodomo
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ROCK STEADY JOHNNY HAMMOND

A migrant from Guatemala who did not want to be identified walks along the railroad tracks toward a northern-bound freight train in Guadalajara, Mexico, last month. Carlos Jasso/AP hide caption

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New Perils In Mexico For U.S.-Bound Migrants

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Long Way to Go With No Punch Dirty Three
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Arose From the Ashes Djam Karet

Kelly Plandel works on the renovation of a Portland State University classroom in Portland, Ore., in July. The renovations are part of Oregon's $176 million stimulus package. Don Ryan/AP hide caption

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Counting Stimulus Jobs Is Tough Work

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The Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2, now on display at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum, returned to Earth in May 2009 after more than 15 years in orbit. Eric Long/NASM hide caption

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Camera That Saved Hubble Now On Display

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All Things Change Constant Flux
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Forest Crunk [Instrumentals] Blockhead
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ROCKIN' IN RHYTHM RICHARD THOMPSON

An undated handout photo of Maj. Nidal Hasan, who is accused of killing 13 people at Fort Hood, Texas, earlier this month. U.S. Government Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences/Getty Images hide caption

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Hasan's Supervisor Warned Army In 2007

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Felucca Pullman
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MOON RIVER HARVEY REID

Johnny Mercer's hometown of Savannah, Ga., dedicated a monument to him on what would have been his 100th birthday. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library hide caption

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100 Years Of Johnny Mercer, Pop Poet Laureate

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Rip It Up Elvis Presley
Constellation Drive Ben Vaughn
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A new report by a human rights organization says the current Cuban regime, headed by President Raul Castro, uses an "Orwellian" law to keep dissidents locked up. Adalberto Roque/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Study: Repression Continues In Raul's Cuba

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Tariq al-Hashemi, Iraq's Sunni Arab vice president, speaks Wednesday during a press conference in Baghdad about the upcoming elections. Hashemi vetoed part of a key election law, throwing national polls slated for January and a planned U.S. troop drawdown into question. Karim Kadim/AP hide caption

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Iraqi Election Plans In Limbo After Veto Of Key Law

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Sunset Room Two Loons for Tea
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Tuck On In Brad Shepik
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Parking Garages: A Multilevel History

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Royal Garden Blues Don Byron
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First Push DeVotchKa
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