FEED - On Point With Tom Ashbrook
Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.
Updated: 1 hour 21 min ago
From da Vinci to Darwin, how great minds put things off, but changed the world anyway.
Washington slaps tariffs on Turkey. The Trump administration’s trade fights, using national security as the justification. We’ll dig in.
The founder of modern Western mindfulness Jon Kabat-Zinn on how to practice mindfulness in everyday life.
Top reporters help you prepare for the week ahead by breaking down the big news stories.
American hate. We talk with a human rights lawyer about the powerful stories of hate crime survivors.
We heard from listeners who wanted to share their experiences in and out of the workplace in relation to gender roles, family dynamics, abuses of power and more. Here's what they had to say.
Mueller. Midterms. Manafort's trial continues. Iran sanctions reimposed, and the trade war with China escalates. Our news roundtable takes it all in.
You might not know it from the craft brew pubs everywhere, but Americans are drinking more wine and spirits -- slowly pushing aside beer. We'll find out why.
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi is stepping down. With the number of female CEOs dropping, we'll take a hard look at the glass ceiling to the C-suite.
The way forward for the Democratic Party. Jon Favreau's popular new podcast, "The Wilderness," explores how the Democrats lost their way and how to bounce back.
It's been a summer of extreme weather events. What are they trying to tell us about the future of our planet?
We go to California, where the largest wildfire in the state's history rages. As big parts of the West burn, what the fires say about climate change.
The inside story behind the long quest to build an artificial human heart.
Automobiles, gold, steel. The Trump administration reimposes financial sanctions on Iran, with those on oil to come. Where might this hard-line policy lead?
Celebrating 20 years of the groundbreaking album, "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill."
Top reporters share what they’re watching for in the week head in Washington and around the globe.
Millennials by the numbers. Do all those assumptions about their wanderlust and fear of commitment hold up? Are they really so different from everyone else?
Manafort on trial. Escalating trade war with China. Facebook and fake accounts. The news roundtable dives in.
Documentaries are making a splash this summer at the movie box office. From “RBG” to “Three Identical Strangers,” we’ve got your front-row seat.
Advocates and opponents of "Medicare for All" alike are pointing to a recent estimate from the Mercatus Center that projects a price tag of around $32 trillon for the plan.