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Deceptive Cadence

'My Voice Should Be Heard': #MeToo And The Women Of Opera

Three women — a soprano, a mezzo-soprano, and a vice president of opera programming — join NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro for a conversation about harassment and inequity in the opera world.

Canoe Canoa Populous
Batismo Populous

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Alan Bean, Apollo 12 Astronaut Who Walked On The Moon, Dies At 86

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How The NFL's New Rule On Protesting Is Being Perceived By Players

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Home Tracey Chattaway
Banjo Frisco [Instrumental] The Del McCoury Band

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South Korea's Moon: Kim Jong Un Still Committed To Denuclearization

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On Leaving the Kingdom for the Well-Tempered Continent Land Observations

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On 'White Fear Being Weaponized' And How To Respond

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Hem Tvarvagen

Designed by famed architect Mary Colter, Phantom Ranch opened in 1922. Over the years, it's been staffed by countless "ranchers," as they call themselves, who live and eat together, only spending a few days above the rim each month. Stina Sieg/KJZZ hide caption

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Life Below The Rim Of The Grand Canyon At Phantom Ranch

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Vera Beta Radio
Kefi Harald Kindseth

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'My Voice Should Be Heard': #MeToo And The Women Of Opera

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Carmen, Suite, No. 2 Nocturne Orchestra of the State Hermitage (Camerata), Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra et. al.
Yèkèrmo Sèw (A Man of Experience and Wisdom) Mulatu Astatqé