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    Thursday September 29, 2016

    The Current The power of a word: Is it time to call Syrian atrocities a holocaust?

    The bombing of eastern Aleppo has become relentless. Victims are overwhelmingly civilians — many are children. The devastation is so great, so deliberate, some have begun to characterize it as a holocaust. Others say that is neither factual nor accurate.

    Posted: Sep 29, 2016 8:17 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 29, 2016 8:44 AM ET
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    Thursday September 29, 2016

    The Current 'Terrible, terrible problems' if Trump runs U.S. like his business: David Cay Johnston

    As Donald Trump campaigns for the U.S. presidency, everything from his taxes, to his net worth, to the deals he made, is a blur of contradictory numbers. David Cay Johnston shares his insights after following the numbers to understand the making of Trump.

    Posted: Sep 29, 2016 9:01 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 30, 2016 10:38 AM ET
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    Wednesday September 28, 2016

    The Current Exhausted? History shows you're not alone

    With the prevalence of burnout, stress and sleeplessness in daily life, you'd think exhaustion is a malady of our times. But it turns out, we've been running on empty for thousands of years. The Current looks back on the history of exhaustion.

    Posted: Sep 28, 2016 8:58 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016 1:58 PM ET
    Listen 23:42
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