8: New Year
Claudia Perez returns to talk about her year from a more personal perspective. (7 minutes)
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Act Two: Game of Phones
Over the last few years, producer Chana Joffe-Walt has been checking in with someone who wears the mantle of being “it” well.
Act One: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Quorum
Reporter Sarah Gibson tells the story of a huge political divide in the tiny town of Croydon, NH – population 800.
Act Two: The Case of The Vanishing Sixth Grader
The pandemic moved lots of families around, and many children simply vanished from school, in person, and online.
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Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You
A group of 6th grade boys are bothered by their teacher’s behavior.
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Act Four: Next
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 throughout the country.