Apr 20, 2013 | 6:00Day 6 Watertown Lockdown Audio
Day 6 Watertown Lockdown Apr 20, 2013 | 6:00An explosion of gunfire began early on Friday morning in Watertown, Massachusetts as police engaged in a shootout with the two suspects in the Boston marathon bombing. By the time the fire fight was over, Tamerlan Tsarnaev was dead, and his brother, Dzokh
Apr 5, 2013 | 7:17Day 6 What the West gets wrong on North Korea Audio
Day 6 What the West gets wrong on North Korea Apr 5, 2013 | 7:17B. R. Meyers is author of "The Cleanest Race: How North Koreans See Themselves, and Why it Matters". He specializes in monitoring North Korea's internal propaganda. He says almost everything the west assumes about North Korean ideology is wrong.
Mar 23, 2013 | 10:38Day 6 Steubenville and the ethics of rape reporting Audio
Day 6 Steubenville and the ethics of rape reporting Mar 23, 2013 | 10:38Ma'lik Richmond and Trent Mays of Steubenville, Ohio were convicted of raping a 16-year-old-girl this week. But media ethics expert Kelly McBride of the Poynter Institute says "railing against CNN for the Steubenville coverage is a waste of time".
Mar 23, 2013 | 10:32Day 6 Art and the Holocaust Audio
Day 6 Art and the Holocaust Mar 23, 2013 | 10:32Brent talks to artist Alan Schechner, whose own Holocaust-related pieces have sparked controversy, about Charles Krafft and the particular responsibility that comes with making art out of this emotionally charged moment in history.
Mar 23, 2013 | 9:56Day 6 Suing Hollywood: Does Argo demonize Iran? Audio
Day 6 Suing Hollywood: Does Argo demonize Iran? Mar 23, 2013 | 9:56Controversial French lawyer Isabelle Countant-Peyre is launching a lawsuit on behalf of the Iranian government against the makers of Argo for allegedly distorting Iran's image in their film's portrayal of the 1979 hostage crisis.
Mar 9, 2013 | 11:28Day 6 Remembering Hugo Chavez Audio
Day 6 Remembering Hugo Chavez Mar 9, 2013 | 11:28To truly understand the late Hugo Chavez's legacy, you need to start with his hero Simon Bolivar. Bolivar family descendant Thor Halvorssen talks about Venezuela's founding father and about Chavez's connection to the man who inspired his own Bolivarian Revolution. And New Yorker magazine writer Jon Lee Anderson joins Brent to explore the legacy left by Hugo Chavez.
Mar 9, 2013 | 11:55Day 6 First man cured of HIV Timothy Brown and anti-AIDS activist Peter Staley Audio
Day 6 First man cured of HIV Timothy Brown and anti-AIDS activist Peter Staley Mar 9, 2013 | 11:55This week a Mississippi infant became the first child in the world to be functionally cured of HIV. Timothy Brown is the only other person known to have been cured of the disease. We talk to Brown about what it means to be a symbol of hope for millions. And Peter Staley, featured in the Oscar-nominated documentary How to Survive a Plague, tells Brent about his fight as an anti-AIDS activist.
Mar 9, 2013 | 9:12Day 6 Roadrunner vs Dream On: Massachusetts state song showdown Audio
Day 6 Roadrunner vs Dream On: Massachusetts state song showdown Mar 9, 2013 | 9:12When Joyce Linehan wanted to make the song "Roadrunner" by Jonathan Richman and The Modern Lovers the state song of Massachusetts, she took it all the way to state representative Martin Walsh who filed a bill to make it official. But days later, a competing bill was put forward supporting Aerosmith's "Dream On". State Representatives Martin "Roadrunner" Walsh and Jim "Dream On" Cantwell debate which song deserves the official state song title.
Mar 9, 2013 | 7:52Day 6 Should the Berlin Wall be preserved? Audio
Day 6 Should the Berlin Wall be preserved? Mar 9, 2013 | 7:52East German ex-soldier Thomas Cramer never thought the Berlin Wall would come down during his lifetime. And now, over 20 years after the night it did, a plan is in place to dismantle the longest remaining stretch of the Wall which still stands in Germany. As protesters rally against the plan, author Brian Ladd reflects on Berlin's complicated relationship with its war-time past.