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Police Investigate, Students Mourn Following Shooting Near Dorchester School

Students at Jeremiah Burke High School in Dorchester are mourning the loss of one of their own.

Huntington Theater Company Will Remain At BU Theatre

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh joined leaders of the Huntington Theatre Company to announce the company’s new home, which will be its old home.

In His New Book, Chuck Klosterman Thinks About The Present As If It Were The Past

In his new book, “But What if We’re Wrong?” author and essayist Chuck Klosterman visualizes today’s world from the perspective of those in the distant future.

How Naturalist Sy Montgomery Is Getting Kids Excited About Great White Sharks

Montgomery’s children’s book debunks popular shark myths. While the average number of people killed by sharks annually worldwide is about 11, the number of sharks killed by people annually worldwide is 100 million.

Full Broadcast: June 9, 2016

Radio Boston’s full broadcast for June 9, 2016.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Legal Roundup With Retired Federal Judge Nancy Gertner

WBUR legal analyst Nancy Gertner looks at some of this week’s big legal stories.

Teaching Young Men A Culture Of Consent

In light of the Stanford rape case, we ask, what are we teaching young men about privilege and consent?

Did Mass Incarceration Begin With The War On Poverty?

In her new book, “From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America,” Hinton argues that for all of Johnson’s important programs designed to fight poverty, his “war on crime” kicked off decades of mass incarceration in the U.S. that continues today.

Full Broadcast: June 8, 2016

Radio Boston’s full broadcast for June 8, 2016.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Walsh Talks Climate Change, Transit, Emissions In Beijing

The summit included leaders from more than 50 U.S. and Chinese cities focused on creating strategies that put cities at the forefront of efforts to curb climate change.

Vermont Governor On FDA’s Role In Opioid Epidemic

Six governors from around New England gathered at Harvard Medical School to discuss the opioid epidemic.

Makers Versus Takers: The Financialization Of American Business

Business reporter Rana Foroohar on the “financialization of America” and what the consequences could be.

Full Broadcast: June 7, 2016

Radio Boston’s full broadcast for June 7, 2016.

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