Fresh Air For March 23, 2019: The Emotional Lives Of Primates; Playwright Heidi Schreck Hear the Fresh Air program for March 23, 2019

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A chimpanzee hugs her newborn at Burgers' Zoo in Arnhem, Netherlands, in 2010. Over the course of his long career, primatologist Frans de Waal has become convinced that primates and other animals express emotions similar to human emotions. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: The Emotional Lives Of Primates; Playwright Heidi Schreck

Primatologist Frans de Waal says the emotions of other primates mirror our own. Justin Chang reviews Jordan Peele's horror film, Us. Schreck talks about her play, What the Constitution Means to Me.

A chimpanzee hugs her newborn at Burgers' Zoo in Arnhem, Netherlands, in 2010. Over the course of his long career, primatologist Frans de Waal has become convinced that primates and other animals express emotions similar to human emotions. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: The Emotional Lives Of Primates; Playwright Heidi Schreck

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