Ira talks with Cassidy, a 10-year-old who has to take a very long route when he encounters an unfamiliar word in a book. (6 minutes)
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Lilly Sullivan tells the story of an elementary school “movie day” that went horribly wrong for many of the kids. (20 minutes)
Writer Emily Flake’s young daughter tries to make up her mind about whether or not she has a crush on a boy in her class.
Producer Robyn Semien captures a special morning for her five-year-old son, Cole, who is doing something delightful for the very first time: he’s getting to ride the school bus.
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Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughtout the country.
Ira’s story of Yibin Li continues.
Disinformation and propaganda works differently in Putin’s Russia than it did during the Soviet Union.