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    571: The Heart Wants What It Wants

    Nov 25, 2016
    Emily Dickinson said “The heart wants what it wants.” This week stories from people who take that notion to extremes, and are unapologetic about it.

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    603: Once More, With Feeling

    Dec 2, 2016
    Stories of people who decide to rethink the way they’ve been doing things... or try to get others to do that. Including the story of a veteran who finds a new way to talk about war.
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    604: 20 Years Later

    Dec 9, 2016
    Samantha Broun talks to cops, politicians, inmates, and family closest to the crime that changed policy 20 years ago for inmates serving life sentences in Pennsylvania. It's a crime Samantha knows too well, because it happened to her mom.

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