The Diane Rehm Show http://thedianerehmshow.org From NPR and WAMU 88.5 FM in Washington, DC, The Diane Rehm Show is a live, award-winning NPR program featuring smart conversation and civil dialogue on top news stories and new ideas, two hours a day, five days a week. en-us WAMU Podcast Plugin http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss no Copyright WAMU 88.5 American University Radio - For Personal Use Only Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:25:44 +0000 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:25:44 +0000 Diane Rehm Rehm Politics Talk WAMU NPR Public Radio Authors Politicians Policy The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU 88.5 FM American University Radio From NPR and WAMU 88.5 FM in Washington, DC, The Diane Rehm Show is a live, award-winning NPR program featuring smart conversation and civil dialogue on top news stories and new ideas, two hours a day, five days a week. WAMU 88.5 webmaster@wamu.org http://wamu.org/g/podcasts/dr_75.jpg The Diane Rehm Show http://thedianerehmshow.org 75 75 The Diane Rehm Show Friday News Roundup – International Iraqi Kurdish soldiers and Syrian rebels join the battle against ISIS in Kobani, the search continues for missing students in Mexico, and the last U.S. Marines pull out of a key base in Afghanistan. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for a conversation about the week's top international stories. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-31/friday_news_roundup_international 52:00 no Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Friday News Roundup – Domestic Last-minute campaigning with just days to go before the midterm elections. The Federal Reserve ends its bond-buying program. And debate continues over Ebola quarantines in the U.S. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for a conversation about the week's top national stories. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-31/friday_news_roundup_domestic 52:00 no Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Dan Jones: “The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors” The author of the bestselling book "The Plantagenets" picks up the story of the English crown where his last book left off. It describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart and was replaced by the Tudors. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-30/dan_jones_the_wars_of_the_roses_the_fall_of_the_plantagenets_and_the_rise_of_the_tudors 52:00 no Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Sharing The Road: Adapting To A New Culture Of Cycling A new study says bike traffic deaths have spiked after years of decline. As cities adapt to growing numbers of cyclists, some say traffic laws should be more strictly enforced. A look at the debate over sharing the road with bikes. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-30/sharing_the_road_adapting_to_a_new_culture_of_cycling 52:00 no Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Readers Review: “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving For our October Readers’ Review: a novella that became an instant classic when it was written nearly two centuries ago. It is the ghostly tale of a lanky loner and a headless horseman. Some even call it the first American horror story. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-29/readers_review_the_legend_of_sleepy_hollow_by_washington_irving 52:00 no Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Campaign Spending On State Judicial Elections Campaign spending has reached new heights in some state judicial elections. Please join us to talk about the growing need to raise and spend money in judicial elections and how this spending may affect judicial integrity and public confidence. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-29/campaign_spending_on_state_judicial_elections 52:00 no Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show David Rothkopf: “National Insecurity” Journalist and scholar David Rothkopf examines the major U.S. foreign policy decisions of the last decade, at a moment when he says America is experiencing an unprecedented sense of fear and vulnerability. A look at American leadership in the world today and in the future. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-28/david_rothkopf_national_insecurity 52:00 no Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Debate Over Ebola Quarantines in the U.S. Some states are instituting mandatory quarantines for health workers who have treated Ebola patients in West Africa. We look at the debate over the legal, ethical and public health effects of quarantines for Ebola. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-28/debate_over_ebola_quarantines_in_the_u_s 52:00 no Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show Herbie Hancock: “Possibilities” Jazz great Herbie Hancock has won 14 Grammy Awards and an Oscar for the score of "Round Midnight." He speaks with Diane about music, marriage and how his long relationship with Buddhism has shaped his life and career. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-27/herbie_hancock_possibilities 52:00 no Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0400 The Diane Rehm Show The Risks Of Income Inequality Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen warns about the negative effects of economic inequality. Please join us to talk about what the growing gap between rich and poor may mean for economic growth and political stability in the US. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2014-10-27/the_risks_of_income_inequality 52:00 no Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:06:30 -0400