Is it Time to Boycott the Oscars?

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Outcry from Hollywood and the twittersphere has some questioning if it’s time to take a stand against the Academy. Share your thoughts with us here.
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Scary Movie Trivia Quiz

Thursday, October 29, 2015

It's an excellent day for an exorcism.
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Jimmy Carter and Me

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Randy Lewis served as an aide to Jimmy Carter’s Press Secretary, Jody Powell, in the White House. He reflects on his time with Carter here.
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Can World Leaders Meet These 17 Global Goals?

Friday, September 25, 2015

Leaders from across the world are gathered this week for the General Assembly. Nearly 200 have signed onto a list of 17 Global Goals to achieve over the next 15 years. 
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Tales From The Towers: A Special From The Takeaway

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

This holiday weekend, we're exploring a special place that's come to represent an enduring symbol of patriotism and freedom in American culture: The World Trade Center.
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Under Her Skin: Living with Breast Cancer

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Over the last 30 years, researches have documented a widening survival divide between black and white women with breast cancer.  Three African American women share their stories.
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Under Her Skin: Living with Breast Cancer

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Over the past 30 years, researchers have found a widening survival divide between black and white women diagnosed with breast cancer. Three African American women share their stories.
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Calling All Teachers: Help Us Rewrite No Child Left Behind!

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

A revamping of NCLB could signal a new era in education in the United States. And The Takeaway wants to know how you would change this legislation to benefit your students.  
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ZIP Code Poetry Contest

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

We’re asking you to memorialize your federally appointed numerical designation by writing an ode to your ZIP code. 
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Israel, Palestine & The Two State Illusion

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Senator George Mitchell, former Middle East Envoy for President Obama from 2009 - 2011, weighs in on the importance of a two state solution for Israel and Palestine.
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An Interactive Guide to Net Neutrality

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Want to know more about net neutrality? Check out this interactive timeline.
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U.S. Central Command’s Twitter Feed Hacked by Pro-ISIS Group

Monday, January 12, 2015

The account was apparently hacked today by a group claiming to be ISIS. We took some screenshots of the tweets before the account went dark.
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The Startorialist: Runway to Outer Space

Friday, January 02, 2015

Commercial space travel is just a few solar orbits away. Do you have everything you need? More importantly, what are you gonna wear? Join us for a special on fashion in outer space.
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Brooklyn Bound: Writing Kings County

Thursday, December 25, 2014

In September, four Brooklyn-based writers sat down to talk about the borough that inspired them most as part of a WNYC Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend event at the Brooklyn Museum.
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Thanksgiving Movie Trivia Quiz

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

This week, communities across the country will celebrate Thanksgiving. If you need to pass the time in between family photos and the big meal, take our Thanksgiving movie trivia quiz.
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Join Us in Brooklyn!

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Join WNYC for a panel conversation with four of Brooklyn's best new emerging writers!
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The Takeaway's Todd Zwillich on America's Congressional Angst

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

You'll often hear Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd Zwillich on the national radio airwaves, but today he dropped by CNN to offer his expertise.

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A Call For Nominations: Who's The Hardest-Working Person You Know?

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

As the summer winds down, The Takeaway wants to honor hardworking Americans from every corner of the United States. Who is the hardest-working person you know? Nominate them here.

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Independence Day Quiz

Friday, July 04, 2014

Happy Birthday America! Today, communities across the country will come together to celebrate the birth of our nation. But how well do we really know the history of our country, and t...
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Under Her Skin: Lisa Echols

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Lisa Echols is 46-years-old. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in December 2013 after doctors spotted an abnormality in her annual mammogram. She says she is a wife, mother and fri...
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