WBUR-FM: Here & Now Podcast: Episodes

On today's podcast -- Federal unemployment benefits to expire tomorrow; inside the world of hackers; road fatalities on India's bustling streets; the Latino vote a linchpin in 2012 elections; and seeing history through George Washington's maps.
On today's podcast -- Wikileaks discloses sensitive State Department files; Salman Rushdie on his new book, "Luka and the Ring of Fire;" growing moustaches for men's health; Federal regulators enforce mine safety regulations; and super-efficient passive energy homes.
On today's podcast -- holiday sales stronger than last year; football injuries portend change to America's Game; plaid as the new black; Houdini exhibit at the Jewish Museum of New York; and Star Wars in the 3D galaxy.
On today's podcast -- the poverty simulation exercise Realville; holiday jobs go temp to permanent; Bronson Alcott on his new book, "Fruitlands;" and the snow geese of Vermont.
On today's podcast -- holiday shopping season begins early; Reverend Peter Gomes on pilgrims and Plymouth; an update on Gulf Oil disaster claims; fighting cholera in Haiti; and the band, 'Villagers.'
North and South Korea exchange artillery fire; professor proposes ethical standards for academic economists; heightened security on cargo planes; Taliban negotiator found to be impostor; and Thanksgiving tradition and the 21st-century palate.
On today's podcast-- North Korea builds uranium enrichment facility; woman's cross-country odyssey shines light on homeless; China's real estate bubble; high school football behind the headlines in Allen, TX; and Thanksgiving side dishes.
On today's podcast -- lame duck Congress fails to move tax cuts, unemployment benefits; airport security as holiday season begins; U.S. attempts to persuade Taliban to switch sides; and artist Stephen Hannock and the Hudson River School.
GM post-bankruptcy IPO; tracking the neo-cons today; abortion-themed license plates; Irish banker files for bankruptcy in U.S. court; previewing the new Harry Potter film with 'Generation Potter.'
On today's podcast -- air passengers say boycott x-ray body scans; David Leonhardt on the defecit; convicted CT driver sues victim's family; the troubled Irish economy; and Steve Almond's fall reading list.
GOP leadership rethinks earmarks; Matt Taibbi on his new book, "Griftopia: Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America;" Prince William to marry; Beijing through the windshields of three cabbies; and Ed Siegel on the DVD reiusse of Stephen Sondheim's "Evening Primrose."
On today's podcast -- lame-duck Congress returns; for-profit colleges target veterans; settlement issue and Netanyahu; Army officer to receive Congressional Medal of Honor; and author Ann Beattie.
On today's podcast -- G20 summit ends with disappointment for U.S.; preserving archival audio in the digital world; China's one-child policy rethought; the GOP poised to battle over earmarks; and author Jay Varner on his new book, "Nothing Left to Burn."
On today's podcast -- cost-cutting proposals from the Defecit Reduction Panel; Facebook and the military; a BBC report on election fraud in Afghanistan; a reporter's notebook about a visit to Burma; and singer Lizz Wright on her new gospel-influenced CD, "Fellowship."
On today's podcast -- Baghdad's Christian districts suffer bombings; academics culpable in Wall Street crash; new, map-based passwords; clean-up and disease in Haiti; and illustrator Wallace Edwards on his new book, "The Cats Pajamas."
On today's podcast -- cholera afflicts Port au Prince; a lesson in Ayn Rand's thinking; Democrats poised for battle over leadership roles; mothers who become addicted to alcohol; and the boom in original cable TV programming.
On today's podcast -- the case of David Coleman Headley; Tom Friedman on President Obama's trip to Asia; lunchrooms that feature healthy food; people turn to Google when they're sick, healthcare 2.0; and author Dennis Lehane on his new novel, "Midnight Mile."
On today's podcast -- Haitians brace for hurricane Tomas; author Tony Schwartz on his new book, "The Way We're Working Isn't Working;" a preview of this year's Breeders Cup; business vs. Obama after the mid-terms; and director Danny Boyle on his new film, "127 Hours."
On today's podcast -- GOP lays groundwork for 2012 White House run; listener letters; Berlusconi's belly dancer scandal; and the new documentary film, "Louder Than a Bomb."
On today's podcast -- the new political reality in Washington; Alaska's Senate race still undecided; ballot question results from around the country; and historical perspective on the 2010 mid-terms with Julian Zelizer.
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