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Friday November 7, 2008

Obama Economy

What first steps will President-Elect Obama take to fix the economy?

Black on the Inside

The election of Barack Obama to the presidency is a sign to many African Americans that racial barriers are beginning to break down, but his candidacy is also sparking conversations among bi-racial families.

Supreme Court

How will President-Elect Barack Obama shape the balance of the Supreme Court, if a vacancy opens?

This Week in Sports

Listener Letters

We hear listeners’ thoughts on the election and other matters.

God on Trial

Our critic at large, Ed Siegel, offers a preview about this weekend’s episode of “Masterpiece” on PBS.

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

June 6 Comment

Introducing A New Here & Now Website

Coming June 9, 2016, Here & Now listeners and visitors will experience our stories and journalism online in a whole new way.

June 3 Comment

Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

June 3 3 Comments

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.