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Feb. 20 2009 1:05 PM

From Prada to Prison

Friday, Feb. 20, 2009

Summary Judgment: This Weekend's New Flicks—From Prada to Prison
Mark Jordan Legan sums up the latest film reviews: Eleven Minutes is a documentary that follows the first winner of the television show Project Runway; Tyler Perry's latest is Madea Goes to Jail; And Fired Up! is a teen sex romp set at cheerleading camp. Listen to the segment.

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009

Holder's Black History Speech Makes Waves
Attorney General Eric Holder, the first African-American to hold the post, delivered a fiery speech at the Justice Department to mark Black History Month. Dahlia Lithwick discusses the latest from the Justice Department with Alex Cohen. Listen to the segment.

Real Folks' Oscar Picks
Never mind what the results of Sunday's Oscars celebration might turn out to be. Mark Jordan Legan spoke to real-life moviegoers about their favorites to take home the statuettes. Listen to the segment.


Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.

It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Are Lighter-Skinned Latinos and Asians More Likely to Vote Republican?

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

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