Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.
Mike Pence Cautions Christian College Graduates They'll Be 'Ridiculed' For Faith
Mike Pence tells Liberty University graduates to prepare to be "shunned" and "ridiculed" for being Christian. Is he right? Robert Jeffress, Nikki Toyama-Szeto and the the Rev. Jim Wallis join Meghna Chakrabarti.
U.S.-Iran Tensions Soar With Saudi Oil Tankers Attack, White House Warnings
The saber-rattling out of the White House on Iran is getting a lot louder. Saudi oil ships mysteriously attacked. What’s actually going on? Nancy Youssef, Stephen Walt and Reuel Marc Gerecht join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Class Of 2019: It's Time For The Senior Thesis Showcase
It’s that time of year when tired college seniors across the country turn in their theses. We've got a great group sharing their labors of love. Hannah Newcombe, Matt Hoisch, August Dichter, Sophia Vilensky, Brittany Brown, Katharine Hubert and [...]
Facebook Co-Founder, Lawmakers Call For Company Breakup; Millennial Lending
Facebook’s co-founder Chris Hughes and more say it’s time to break up the company. We break down the case for and against. Matt Rosoff and Tim Wu join Jane Clayson. Also, millennials are turning to startups for loans. Will Parker joins.
New Sandra Bland Video Reopens Conversation On Arrest Narratives
In police shootings and controversial arrests, law enforcement usually tells the first story. But what happens when more video is released long after the incident? Brian Collister, Cannon Lambert and Paul Butler join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Georgia Joins List Of States To Sign 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Law
Georgia is the latest state to effectively ban abortions as soon as a heartbeat is detectable, which typically occurs about six weeks into pregnancy. Stephen Fowler, Staci Fox, Joshua Edmonds and Mary Ziegler join Meghna Chakrabarti.