Affinity Groups

Sleater-Kinney is one of the most widely-praised rock bands of the last 20 years. The band formed in the mid-90s in Olympia, Wash., and went on to record seven albums. The group split up in 2006, but...
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Until 2007, when it was unearthed by a Columbia University undergraduate, few scholars were aware of the record of fugitive slaves written by Sydney Howard Gay. Gay was a key Underground Railroad...
On Broad City, Abbi Jacobson (left) and Ilana Glazer play two single, 20-som...
Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers,...
Despite being the daughter of a child psychologist and self-help author, Jessica Lamb-Shapiro has spent most of her life recoiling from the self-help industry. But eventually, her curiosity got the...
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At age 16, Maajid Nawaz joined the Islamist group Hizb ut Tahrir. But after ...
When Maajid Nawaz was growing in Essex, England, in the 1990s, the son of Pakistani parents, he first found his voice of rebellion through American hip-hop."It gave me a feeling that my identity...
On Broad City, Abbi Jacobson (left) and Ilana Glazer play two single, 20-som...
Comedy Central's television show Broad City has been compared to Girls and Sex and the City, but when co-creators, co-writers and co-stars Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer were creating the web series...
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