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Rundown for March 14, 2013
12:06 PM EST 2 Comments

Pope Francis Faces Questions About ‘Dirty War’

Pope Francis is being celebrated for his humility and dedication to the poor. But old questions are also being raised about whether he have taken a stronger stance against Argentina’s brutal military dictatorship.

12:15 PM EST 6 Comments

Mary Robinson: Bearing Witness And Giving Voice

In her career as a lawyer and a lawmaker, Mary Robinson, who served as the first female president of Ireland, has tried to advance the cause of human rights, especially for women.

12:35 PM EST 9 Comments

'47 Percent' Video Source Comes Forward

Scott Prouty, a bartender working the fundraiser where Mitt Romney made the infamous comment, says he lost sleep and struggled for weeks before deciding to release the video.

12:40 PM EST 2 Comments

When March Madness Turned To March Sadness

Here & Now’s Alex Ashlock tells the story of coach Frank McGuire’s 1970 South Carolina team that featured John Roche and Bobby Cremins, and lost in the ACC tournament when Roche got hurt.

12:50 PM EST 16 Comments

Cabbage Recipes Not Just For St. Patrick’s Day

Cabbage is inexpensive and incredibly good for you. These six recipes from Here & Now resident chef Kathy Gunst make the leafy vegetable worth eating year-round.

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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.