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#2138: Gov. Hochul Promotes New York’s Reproductive Rights | The Legislative Gazette

#2138: Gov. Hochul Promotes New York’s Reproductive Rights | The Legislative Gazette

On this week’s Gazette: In response to strict new abortion laws in Texas, Governor Hochul says she’ll make New York a safe legal haven for women’s reproductive health. Our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on a new Siena Poll that measures the...

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Author Scott McVay | WAMC’s In Conversation With

Author Scott McVay | WAMC’s In Conversation With

This week we present an encore broadcast. WAMC's Alan Chartock speaks with Scott McVay, author of "Surprise Encounters With Artists and Scientists, Whales and Other Living Things." Photo courtesy of David Kelly Crow.

#1730: Paula Hawkins “A Slow Fire Burning” | The Book Show

#1730: Paula Hawkins “A Slow Fire Burning” | The Book Show

This week, with one of the longest-running bestselling adult hardcovers in publishing history, "The Girl on the Train," Paula Hawkins became an international publishing phenomenon. She now unfurls a gripping, twisting story of deceit, murder, and revenge in her latest...

#1616: Remembering James Loewen | The Best Of Our Knowledge

#1616: Remembering James Loewen | The Best Of Our Knowledge

This week, since it was first published in 1995, James W Loewen’s book “Lies My Teacher Told Me – Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong” has sold over 2 million copies. In 2018, a new edition of the book was released, with a new preface written by Loewen...

#1677: Texas Law SB 8 | 51%

#1677: Texas Law SB 8 | 51%

On this week’s 51%, we discuss Texas Law SB 8, a new law banning abortion in the state after six weeks of pregnancy – before many women know they are pregnant. The Supreme Court allowed the law to take effect September 1. What does this signal for the future of Roe v....