The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR http://thedianerehmshow.org The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR en-US Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:02:35 -0400 New Efforts To Expand Options For Terminally Ill Patients http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-23/new-efforts-expand-options-terminally-ill-patients <p>Last week, more than 7 million people watched a video made by a young woman with terminal cancer who explains her wish to control how and when she dies. The ongoing debate over terminally ill patients who want to end their lives and how to improve palliative care.</p> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-23/new-efforts-expand-options-terminally-ill-patients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19945 at http://thedianerehmshow.org The Role Of Turkey In The Fight Against ISIS http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-23/role-turkey-fight-against-isis <p>Many say Turkey's direct involvement is critical to the coalition's fight against ISIS, but Turkey is asking for more protection from coalitions forces near its border with Syria. Understanding Turkey's role in the region and the militant group's growing reach.</p> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-23/role-turkey-fight-against-isis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19944 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Women And Online Harassment http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-22/women-and-online-harassment <p>Cyber stalking. Revenge porn. These forms of online harassment disproportionately target women. Some state lawmakers are taking action, but free speech advocates are concerned. Online harassment of women and why it's so hard to address.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-22/women-and-online-harassment/transcript">Women And Online Harassment</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-22/women-and-online-harassment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 20069 at http://thedianerehmshow.org The Future Of Toll Roads In The U.S. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-22/future-toll-roads-us <p>Toll road mileage is increasing nationwide as cash-strapped states try to relieve traffic congestion without raising taxes. But some transportation officials are facing a political backlash. Diane and her guests discuss the future of toll roads in the U.S.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-22/future-toll-roads-us/transcript">The Future Of Toll Roads In The U.S.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-22/future-toll-roads-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 20065 at http://thedianerehmshow.org David Greene: "Midnight In Siberia" http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-21/david-greene-midnight-siberia <p>NPR's former Moscow bureau chief discusses his 6,000-mile journey on the Trans-Siberian Railway and how the lives of ordinary Russians have changed in the post-Soviet years.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-21/david-greene-midnight-siberia/transcript">David Greene: &quot;Midnight In Siberia&quot;</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-21/david-greene-midnight-siberia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19957 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Update On The 2014 Gubernatorial Races http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-21/update-2014-gubernatorial-races <p>Voters in 36 states cast ballots for governor in two weeks. Eleven incumbents find themselves in extremely tight races. Why so many sitting governors are in jeopardy and what party swaps at the top could mean for state politics.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-21/update-2014-gubernatorial-races/transcript">Update On The 2014 Gubernatorial Races </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-21/update-2014-gubernatorial-races" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19955 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Rebecca Frankel: "War Dogs" http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-20/rebecca-frankel-war-dogs <p>Canines have been serving in the military for generations, but one journalist says they are undervalued. Why dogs are still our best defense against improvised explosive devices, and provide vital support to our troops.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-20/rebecca-frankel-war-dogs/transcript">Rebecca Frankel: &quot;War Dogs&quot;</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-20/rebecca-frankel-war-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19961 at http://thedianerehmshow.org The Latest On National And International Efforts To Address The Ebola Crisis http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-20/latest-national-and-international-efforts-address-ebola-crisis <p>As Ebola continues to spread in West Africa, President Barack Obama has stepped up efforts to address the crisis. The latest developments here and abroad, tracking those who were exposed and the debate over travel bans.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-20/latest-national-and-international-efforts-address-ebola-crisis/transcript">The Latest On National And International Efforts To Address The Ebola Crisis</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-20/latest-national-and-international-efforts-address-ebola-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19960 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Friday News Roundup - International http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-17/friday-news-roundup-international <p>The U.N. says the world is failing to contain Ebola in West Africa, stepped-up coalition airstrikes in the battle against ISIS on a Syrian border town and new concerns about sagging global economic growth: Please join us to discuss the week's top international news stories.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-17/friday-news-roundup-international/transcript">Friday News Roundup - International</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-17/friday-news-roundup-international" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 20059 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Friday News Roundup - Domestic http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-17/friday-news-roundup-domestic <p>The CDC director faces questions on Capitol Hill about U.S. Ebola preparedness. Courts weigh in on voter ID laws in two states. And a volatile week for the stock market. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top national news stories.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-segment-transcript"> <h3 class="field-label">Transcript</h3> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/shows/2014-10-17/friday-news-roundup-domestic/transcript">Friday News Roundup - Domestic</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-17/friday-news-roundup-domestic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 20058 at http://thedianerehmshow.org