All Things Considered for May 3, 2021 Hear the All Things Considered program for May 3, 2021

All Things Considered

In 1971, NPR entered a shifting — yet limited — information landscape. George Geesey hide caption

toggle caption
George Geesey

50 Years Of NPR

How NPR Shattered The Old Model Of Broadcast Journalism

In the 50 years that NPR has been around, the journalistic landscape has changed massively. We explore these changes and what role the network

9 Carrots Flying Lotus
Kinder Blumen Real Estate
Lazy Calm Cocteau Twins
He Didn't Mention His Mother Eleanor Friedberger
Holiday Madonna
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Holiday
Album
Madonna
Artist
Madonna

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

In 1971, NPR entered a shifting — yet limited — information landscape. George Geesey hide caption

toggle caption
George Geesey

How NPR Shattered The Old Model Of Broadcast Journalism

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/992217210/993205365" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Variation on the All Things Considered theme Don Voegli
Barf Day Diet Cig
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Barf Day
Album
Swear I'm Good At This
Artist
Diet Cig

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Run Vallis Alps
Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) Arcade Fire
Mal à L'aise Vagabon

Pedestrians walk past Mexico's Consulate General in Los Angeles in October, shortly after ex-Mexican Defense Secretary Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda's arrest at Los Angeles International Airport at the DEA's request. Charges were later dropped. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images

U.S.-Mexico Efforts Targeting Drug Cartels Have Unraveled, Top DEA Official Says

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/993059731/993205377" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Variation on the All Things Considered theme Don Voegli
Birthday The Beatles
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Birthday
Album
The Beatles [White Album]
Artist
The Beatles

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Wind-blown soil fills a ditch between a road and the fields of Gunsmoke Farms, a large organic farm northwest of Pierre, S.D., in early March. Stringer hide caption

toggle caption
Stringer

A Giant Organic Farm Faces Criticism That It's Harming The Environment

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/989984124/993205383" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Battle Lines The Helio Sequence
Sunnnn Goth Babe
Little Secrets Passion Pit
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Little Secrets
Album
Manners
Artist
Passion Pit

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Variation on the All Things Considered theme Don Voegli
Hey Ya! OutKast

All Things Considered