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(un)Common Ground: Voices of Student Activists

Kelley Babphavong is the president of Harvard Right to Life. Steph Black is the director of Students to End Abortion Stigma at American University. Both women are outspoken and passionate about their causes — although they often stand diametrically opposed. Here's what they have to say about why they love doing what they do.

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Keeping Time: An Interview with Horologist David…

​David Graf climbs to the top of the bell tower of St. Paul Parish every week to wind the gears that keep the mechanical clock running. WHRB reporter Matt Hoisch made the climb with him one morning to talk about how the clock works, what it takes to keep it running, and why Graf loves the physical, technical, and artistic work that he does.

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Local News, Andrew Gillum, and Florida: An…

This week on ZUCKER, Mary Ellen Klas, the capital bureau chief for the Miami Herald, joins host Andrew Zucker to talk about her time at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism, the gubernatorial race in Florida, as well as the upcoming senate race in the Sunshine State.

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Walt Whitman and 99 Ryerson Street: An Interview…

On this episode of ZUCKER, host Andrew Zucker welcomes Karen Karbiener of the Walt Whitman Initiative. Karbiener is a professor at NYU and is leading the charge to landmark one of Whitman’s Brooklyn homes at 99 Ryerson Street. They discuss the fight to get it landmarked, the importance of Brooklyn to Whitman’s career, and the famous people writing letters to help the cause. Special thanks to Dr. Eric Conrad.

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Spies, Harvard, and Recruiting: An Interview with…

On this episode of ZUCKER, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Daniel Golden joins host Andrew Zucker to discuss Golden’s new book, “Spy Schools: How the CIA, FBI, and Foreign Intelligence Secretly Exploit American Universities.” Golden talks about his research for the book, whether or not Harvard is aware of the CIA’s practices, and who is most vulnerable to these spy institutions.

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Five Minutes with Sally Yates

Sally Yates, the former acting attorney general, joins host Andrew Zucker on this episode of ZUCKER. Yates is asked about her meetings with White House counsel Don McGahn, the rule of law, and her future career plans.