The Making of Clinton and Trump: Character in the 2016 Election 2016 Democratic and Republican presidential candidates are the most unpopular candidates since modern polling began. Why is that the case? Learn more in this NPR News’ hour-long special, hosted by Weekend Edition’s Rachel Martin.
America Abroad: Tibet The Dalai Lama's 80th birthday has been a cause for celebration but also consternation for Tibetans at home and in the diaspora. Now, as he grows older, doubt hovers in the air as to who will carry on the struggle when he's gone. America Abroad explores Tibetan Buddhism and the changing conditions in modern day Tibet from a spiritual, political, and cultural perspective.