Howard Berkes
Howard Berkes

Howard Berkes is NPR's Rural Affairs Correspondent and has worked 30 years at the network. He has won awards for breaking news, science, and sports journalism, and was a 1998 Nieman Journalism Fellow at Harvard University.

Green Room
Nov. 10 2011 7:23 AMPermission To Pollute
A town on the Kansas prairie finds itself fighting not only a local cement plant, but the EPA.
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May 22 2015 11:14 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.