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.
Rounding The Bases With Former MLB Commissioner Bud Selig
With David Folkenflik. We’re discussing the state of play in Major League Baseball with ESPN writer Jeff Passan. Then, former Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig steps up to the plate to face questions about his record and his outlook on America’s pastime today. His new memoir is “For the Good of the Game.”
Week In The News: Epstein, Census, U.S.-U.K. Tensions, More
With host David Folkenfilk. Acosta stepping down amid Epstein plea deal controversy. Trump’s census fight. The British Ambassador resigns. Pelosi scolds "the squad." More tensions in the Strait of Hormuz. Immigration chief promises raids, soon. The roundtable weighs in on the week that was.
Tales From The Deep: Diver And Author Bill Streever On Underwater Exploration
With host Jane Clayson.
There’s a whole new world to explore below the surface. Deep sea diver and author of “In Oceans Deep” Bill Streever joins us to tell deep sea tales of wonders, mysteries and dangers that lurk beneath the waves.
How is it that a multimillionaire got a sweetheart deal for sex crimes? New charges are bringing up old questions about Jeffrey Epstein. Julie Brown and Elie Honig join Jane Clayson. Plus, Instagram's anti-bullying plan. Katy Steinmetz and Sheri Bauman join.
Presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker joins to discuss the first round of debates and why he should be the Democratic nominee. He speaks with Jane Clayson. Plus, we look at the growing threat of ransomware attacks with Frances Robles and Tyler Moore.
What A World Cup: Recapping The 2019 Women's Tournament
The Women’s World Cup broke attendance records across continents and shattered stereotypes. We look at the way forward for women in sports. Caitlin Murray, Briana Scurry and Angela Hucles join Jane Clayson.
With Special Session, Virginia Is Set To Take Up Gun Control
In the wake of the mass shootings in Virginia Beach, the governor is calling lawmakers back for a special session on gun control. The nation is watching. Ben Paviour, Sen. John Edwards, Sen. Amanda Chase, Gov. Ralph Northam and William Pelfrey join Jane Clayson.