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Polish filmmaker Agnieszka Holland, whose films explore fascism and communist oppression, is guest-directing the new season of House of Cards. Host Indira Lakshaman asks Holland about the political undercurrents in her work.
The winter beat goes on in New England, with another major winter storm keeping road crews working overtime. Snow plow drivers in the Northeast are getting a heavy dose of hostility from residents.
The film Deli Man traces the history of the delicatessen in North America, from ethnic niche to mainstream. NPR's Indira Lakshmanan talks to Erik Greenberg Anjou about his new documentary.
Jeff Tweedy and Mavis Staples...
More than 15 years ago, Roebuck "Pops" Staples started recording his final album with his daughters. The two friends discuss working together to finish it.
Pope Francis had many accolades placed on him when he became Pope. Nearly two years later, host Indira Lakshmanan speaks with Catholic blogger Rocco Palmo about whether or not he's living up to his reputation.
A cease-fire in eastern Ukraine takes effect Sunday, but it's far from clear whether the fighting is over. Host Indira Lakshmanan speaks with Andrew Kramer of the New York Times about the situation on the ground.