Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.
Here's the Latest Episode from On Point – WBUR & NPR:
A Harvard law professor who was part of Harvey Weinstein’s defense team is out as an undergraduate faculty dean after student protests. We look at #MeToo justice and campus culture. Stephanie Ebbert, Randall Kennedy and Remedy Ryan join Meghna Chakrabarti.
U.S. unemployment is at the lowest level in nearly 50 years. We look at who wins and who loses in a strong labor market. Scott Horsley, Andre Perry and Alexia Kulwiec join Meghna Chakrabarti.
The White House's new immigration plan. Alabama’s abortion bill. Don Jr. to testify. U.S.-Iran tensions rise. Clashes over tariffs with China. Jennifer Epstein, Susan Glasser and Jack Beatty join David Folkenflik.
"CBS This Morning" co-anchor Gayle King opens up about her explosive R. Kelly interview, #MeToo, TV news and more. She joins David Folkenflik. Also, we look ahead to the last episode of "Game of Thrones." James Poniewozik joins.
San Francisco bans facial recognition surveillance technology. We look at the tech-savvy city’s message for the rest of the country. Clare Garvie, Chris Adzima and Trisha Thadani join Meghna Chakrabarti.
In love and living apart. Long-distance relationships are getting a helping hand from technology to keep the flame burning bright. Joe Pinsker, Laura Stafford and LaDawn Black join Meghna Chakrabarti.
The saber-rattling out of the White House on Iran is getting a lot louder. Saudi oil ships mysteriously attacked. What’s actually going on? Nancy Youssef, Stephen Walt and Reuel Marc Gerecht join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Mike Pence tells Liberty University graduates to prepare to be "shunned" and "ridiculed" for being Christian. Is he right? Robert Jeffress, Nikki Toyama-Szeto and the the Rev. Jim Wallis join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Facebook’s co-founder Chris Hughes and more say it’s time to break up the company. We break down the case for and against. Matt Rosoff and Tim Wu join Jane Clayson. Also, millennials are turning to startups for loans. Will Parker joins.
It’s that time of year when tired college seniors across the country turn in their theses. We've got a great group sharing their labors of love. Hannah Newcombe, Matt Hoisch, August Dichter, Sophia Vilensky, Brittany Brown, Katharine Hubert and Tim Grieve join Jane Clayson.