Morning Edition for April 1, 2022 Hear the Morning Edition program for April 1, 2022

Morning EditionMorning Edition

Susan Haejin Lee for NPR

Investigations

Exclusive: How the student loan safety net has failed low-income borrowers

Income-driven repayment plans were intended to help low-income student loan borrowers, and eventually cancel their debt. New documents paint a breathtaking picture of the program's failure.

More than 100 farmers gathered in the rotunda of the Iowa Capitol in Des Moines to protest three carbon pipelines proposed in Iowa. Clay Masters/Iowa Public Radio hide caption

toggle caption
Clay Masters/Iowa Public Radio

These companies say their carbon pipelines would curb climate change. Farmers object

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1090192926/1090192927" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Visitor experiencing Yayoi Kusama's Infinity Mirrored Room—My Heart Is Dancing into the Universe (2018), part of the 2022 exhibition One with Eternity: Yayoi Kusama in the Hirshhorn Collection at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Matailong Du/Courtesy Ota Fine Arts and Victoria Miro, London/Venice. © YAYOI KUSAMA. hide caption

toggle caption
Matailong Du/Courtesy Ota Fine Arts and Victoria Miro, London/Venice. © YAYOI KUSAMA.

Dots all, folks—at the Hirshhorn, artist Yayoi Kusama immerses viewers in infinity

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1090048126/1090192974" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Searching for a song you heard between stories? We've retired music buttons on these pages. Learn more here.

Morning EditionMorning Edition