Author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Henrietta Lacks was a poor black tobacco farmer who died in 1951 of cervical cancer.
Aug. 8, 2013from To the Point
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
But will they hold him in contempt of Congress?
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
It was supposed to be infrastructure week for real this time.
May. 24from Left, Right & Center
Jet aircraft contribute 2% of all greenhouse gases--raising challenging questions. Is there a moral obligation to travel less? What are the alternatives to going by plane?
Jun. 17from To the Point
Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.
May. 16from To the Point
Abortion is legal under federal law, but Red State Republicans are making it hard for women to exercise their constitutional right to choose.
Jun. 7from To the Point
A deep-seated denial of the racist, colonial roots of gun rights in the U.S. underlies the left’s flawed approach to domestic arms control.
Jun. 14from Scheer Intelligence
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center
Instagram is experimenting with hiding likes for accounts in Canada. Some people are concerned this will change the experience and community on Instagram.
May. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand