Virginia Congregations Condemn White Supremacy After Violent Demonstrations At church services this morning in Charlottesville, Va., congregations addressed the aftermath of violent demonstrations by white supremacists and neo-Nazis and the deaths in their community.
Charlottesville Reacts To Violence Following White Nationalist Rally Slate chief political correspondent Jamelle Bouie lives in Charlottesville, and he talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about Saturday's violence there.
Rugby Player Phaidra Knight Retires After 18 Years "A violent yet controlled sport that's kind of a form of art." That's how Phaidra Knight describes rugby. On her retirement, she tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro what drew her to the sport.
At 'Serbia's Woodstock', Female Musicians Are Rare Hundreds of thousands flock to the Guca Trumpet Festival each year for Balkan brass bands and plum wine. American brass player and fan Eleni Govetas is there.
Former Venezuelan Diplomat Supports International 'Humanitarian Intervention' NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro discusses the escalating crisis in Venezuela with Isaias Medina, who recently resigned from his diplomatic post in opposition to the government.
'Almost Home' Celebrates The Blind Boys Of Alabama's Storied Lives Since their 1948 debut, the Blind Boys have won 6 Grammys and performed at the White House. Songs on the group's new album consider personal and historical moments in the members' lives.
In Egypt, A Rising Sea — And Growing Worries About Climate Change's Effects "In the winter, the sea attacks us," a fisherman says. "We are afraid the village will sink into the sea." The World Bank says Egypt is among the countries most vulnerable to climate change's effects.
Richmond, Va., Grapples With Fate Of Confederate Monuments A commission created by the mayor of Richmond, Va., is considering the fate of the former Confederate capital's famed monuments. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro sits in on its first public hearing.
DOJ Opens Civil Rights Investigation Into Fatal Charlottesville Vehicle Rampage White nationalist protests and attacks in Charlottesville, Va., left three people dead. It was the latest and most violent response to an ongoing debate over Confederate monuments.
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