Weekend Edition Sunday
Weekend Edition Sunday

Weekend Edition Sunday features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians. The program has covered news events from Nelson Mandela's 1990 release from a South African prison to the capture of Saddam Hussein.

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SUN 5am-10am
4 min

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau And Party Are On The Line In Tomorrow's Vote

Canadians go to the polls tomorrow for a snap federal election called by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. He is gambling his handling of the pandemic will win his party more seats in parliament.
11 min

Jennifer Aniston And Mimi Leder Preview 'The Morning Show' New Season

Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Jennifer Aniston and Mimi Leder about the new season of "The Morning Show."
3 min

Schools Close Bathrooms Due To Vandalization From TikTok 'Devious Licks' Trend

As if schools across the country didn't have enough to worry about: some middle and high school students are vandalizing bathrooms thanks to a TikTok trend called "Devious Licks."
8 min

What Happens When Nature Breaks The Law? Mary Roach Tells You In New Book 'Fuzz'

Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with science writer Mary Roach about her new book, "Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law."
5 min

Abortion-Rights Organizations Are Working Overtime In Texas As SB8 Remains In Place

Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Rosann Mariapurram, executive director of Jane's Due Process, a grassroots organization in Texas that helps people under 18 access abortion care.
6 min

Sunday Puzzle: Rare Letter Swap

Listener Carlos (Charlie) Garcia plays the puzzle with puzzlemaster Will Shortz and NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.
11 min

New Book Answers The Questions: Where Did Big Tech Go Wrong, And What Can We Do Next?

Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Stanford University's Jeremy Weinstein, Mehran Sahami and Rob Reich about their new book, "System Error: Where Big Tech Went Wrong And How We Can Reboot."
5 min

New Album 'Deja' From Cumbia Band Bomba Estereo Is An Ode To The Four Elements

Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Liliana Saumet of psychedelic cumbia band Bomba Estereo about their new album, "Deja."