The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR http://thedianerehmshow.org The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR en-US Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:42:15 -0400 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> <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> <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 Colm Toibin: "Nora Webster: A Novel" http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-16/colm-toibin-nora-webster-novel <p>The best-selling author of "Brooklyn" and "The Last Testament of Mary" talks with guest host Susan Page about his latest novel. It's the portrait of a young widow, her family, and the small Irish town that confines her.</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/2014-10-16/colm-toibin-nora-webster-novel/transcript">Colm Toibin: &quot;Nora Webster: A Novel&quot;</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-16/colm-toibin-nora-webster-novel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19967 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Update On Civil Rights Protests In Ferguson, Mo., And Their Political Implications http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-16/update-civil-rights-protests-ferguson-mo-and-their-political-implications <p>Two months after the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, there’s a new wave of protests in Ferguson, Missouri. An update on the civil rights protests and their political implications.</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/2014-10-16/update-civil-rights-protests-ferguson-mo-and-their-political-implications/transcrip">Update On Civil Rights Protests In Ferguson, Mo., And Their Political Implications</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-16/update-civil-rights-protests-ferguson-mo-and-their-political-implications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 19966 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Suki Kim: "Without You, There Is No Us" http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-15/suki-kim-without-you-there-no-us <p>A Korean-American journalist gets a job teaching English to the sons of North Korea's elite. Her memoir offers a rare peek inside the world's most mysterious country.</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/2014-10-15/suki-kim-without-you-there-no-us/transcript">Suki Kim: &quot;Without You, There Is No Us&quot; </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-15/suki-kim-without-you-there-no-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 20037 at http://thedianerehmshow.org Calls For A Strengthened Approach In The Fight Against Ebola http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-15/calls-strengthened-approach-fight-against-ebola <p>A growing number of public health experts are calling for a broader and more coordinated approach in the fight against Ebola. Diane and her guests discuss efforts to boost training for health care workers, treatment protocols and disease surveillance.</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/2014-10-15/calls-strengthened-approach-fight-against-ebola/transcript">Calls For A Strengthened Approach In The Fight Against Ebola </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-15/calls-strengthened-approach-fight-against-ebola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show 20036 at http://thedianerehmshow.org