Listen to Bhu Srinivason on NPR

Bhu was a guest on WAMU’s 1A show discussing his new book Americana: A 400-Year History Of American Capitalism. They also featured an excerpt of the book at their site; read and listen here. Bhu Srinivasan came to this country as a wide-eyed eight-year-old, his head filled with all the possibilities America evoked. His educated… Read more »

New Details Emerge From Investigation Of Slain NPR Journalists

A year ago, new BrightSight speaker Tom Bowman lost two of his NPR colleagues as they were “ambushed on a remote road in southern Afghanistan while on a reporting assignment traveling with the Afghan National Army.” Since their deaths, NPR has been investigating what happened, and today we are sharing new information about what we… Read more »

Cathryn Jakobson Ramin on NPR again

Cathryn Jakobson Ramin was a guest on San Francisco’s KALW to discuss her new book. Listen here. (Cathryn was previously a guest on NPR’s WBUR station in Boston.) On the next Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Cathryn Jakobson Ramin, author of “Crooked: Outwitting the Back Pain Industry and Getting on the Road to… Read more »

Listen to Cathryn Jakobson Ramin on NPR

Cathryn Jakobson Ramin, author of Crooked: Outwitting the Back Pain Industry and Getting on the Road to Recovery, was a guest on WBUR’s On Point. Listen above. [WBUR.org]

Listen to Sandeep Jauhar on NPR

Dr. Sandeep Jauhar, a cardiologist, and author of the books “Intern” and “Doctored,” disagrees with the AMA’s view. In an op-ed for our partners at The New York Times, Dr. Jauhar states that although he opposes capital punishment, doctors should be present at executions to minimize prisoner suffering. [WNYC.org] Dr. Jauhar was recently a guest… Read more »

Why Isn’t More Waste Recycled?

Listen to Tom Szaky on NPR’s Here & Now discuss “how we can recycle more and why we should reduce consumption.” [WBUR.org]

Listen to T.R. Reid on Fresh Air with Terry Gross

T.R. Reid’s latest book, A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, is out today. Listen to his conversation with Terry Gross on NPR’s Fresh Air above. [NPR.org]