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This American Life
Today at 12:00pm
Repeats at 9pm
The show features stories of schools struggling with what to do with misbehaving kids. There's no general agreement about what teachers should do to discipline kids. And there's evidence that some of the most popular punishments actually may harm kids.
Today at 2:00pm
W.E.B. Du Bois is a formative voice for many of the people who gave us the Civil Rights movement. The show brings Du Bois' life and ideas into relief for the 21st century -- featuring one of the last interviews the great Maya Angelou gave before her death.
Today at 1:00pm
From the silent words of a child forming her first thought to the inner heckler that taunts you when the pressure's on, the show looks at how the voices in our heads shape us -- for better and for worse.
Tonight at 8:00pm
Guest host Jane Kaczmarek presents works about writing. Kaneza Schaal reads "The Writers Model" by Molly Giles. Alex Karpovsky reads "Creative Writing" Etgar Keret. Parker Posey reads "On Keeping a Notebook" by Joan Didion.
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