All Things Considered for July 23, 2019 Hear the All Things Considered program for July 23, 2019

All Things Considered

Jason Carney designed and installed the solar array on the roof of his house in Nashville, Tenn. He wants to introduce more people in minority communities to the advantages of solar energy. Tamara Reynolds for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Tamara Reynolds for NPR

Getting To Zero Carbon: The Climate Challenge

Stepping Into The Sun: A Mission To Bring Solar Energy To Communities Of Color

Solar energy has taken off across the U.S. As an African American working in the industry, Jason Carney wants to make sure minority communities don't miss out on the energy savings or the green jobs.

Paypack Peter Bark
Scotty Souling Ike Turner & His Kings of Rhythm

Jason Carney designed and installed the solar array on the roof of his house in Nashville, Tenn. He wants to introduce more people in minority communities to the advantages of solar energy. Tamara Reynolds for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Tamara Reynolds for NPR

Stepping Into The Sun: A Mission To Bring Solar Energy To Communities Of Color

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/741952615/744574977" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Miserlou Dick Dale & His Del-Tones
Green Onions Booker T. & the MG's
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Green Onions
Album
Green Onions
Artist
Booker T. & the MG's

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Raw Silk Uncut Wood Laurel Halo
Babylon By Car Bot'Ox
S'pacific View Herb Geller
À Tout à L'heure Bibio
She Got Me Luca Hänni
Canyon Walls Koresma
Tricky Two Röyksopp

Ahead of a September tour date in Winston-Salem, N.C., social media commenters are leveling violent, racist attacks against the Tuareg musicians known as Tinariwen. Marie Planeille/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
Marie Planeille/Courtesy of the artist

Mali's 'Guitar Gods' Tinariwen Receive Racist Threats Ahead Of U.S. Tour

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/744518696/744872811" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Tiwàyyen Tinariwen
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Tiwàyyen
Album
Elwan
Artist
Tinariwen

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Maybe I'm Amazed Paul McCartney
Sequential Analog Memory Death in Vegas
Your Eyes (And Other Safe Havens) Ark Patrol
Self-Portrait in Three Colors Charles Mingus

In 2016, dozens of people associated with the U.S. Embassy in Havana began reporting symptoms of what became known as "Havana syndrome." Alexandre Meneghini/Reuters hide caption

toggle caption
Alexandre Meneghini/Reuters

Brain Scans Find Differences But No Injury In U.S. Diplomats Who Fell Ill In Cuba

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/743267736/744574995" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

(Left to right) Joseph Lattanzi, Sankara Harouna, Terrence Chin-Loy and Miles Wilson-Toliverstar star in Blind Injustice, presented through the Cincinnati Opera. Philip Groshong/Courtesy of Cincinnati Opera hide caption

toggle caption
Philip Groshong/Courtesy of Cincinnati Opera

'Blind Injustice' Opera Sets Out To Open Eyes About Wrongful Conviction Rates

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/744405220/744575001" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Music Is the Answer Joe Goddard
Hey Ya! OutKast

All Things Considered