68: Lincoln's Second Inaugural
Nelson Mandela And Abraham Lincoln
Some stunning parallels between the political strategies of the two leaders, by John Matisonn. (10 minutes)
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Act One: Gym Rat
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Act Two: Mr. Chen Goes to Wuhan
An average Chinese citizen decides to go to Wuhan, the heart of the coronavirus epidemic, to see for himself what’s happening there.
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Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You
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Act Four: Next
Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughout the country.