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  • The right side of history [Commentary]

    The right side of history [Commentary]
    When you read about this nation's past, it is quite obvious what the phrase "right side of history" means. We know, for example, that abolitionists, women's rights organizers and civil rights activists were on the right side of history. And quite often we...
  • Authors D-G

       - Return to other listings Jane Dailey Jane Dailey is a professor of American history at the University of Chicago and the Law School. She has published extensively on the history and law of race in the United States since the Civil War. Bill...
  • Authors A-C

     - Return to other listings 2nd Story 2nd Story is a collective of story-makers and story-lovers working together to build community through the power of storytelling. They host story-sharing experiences in Chicago and beyond, in the form of both...
  • 'You guys ever met Peter Sagal? He is so great!' 'He looks exactly like what you'd think he looks like'

     
    "Portlandia" tailgate party prior to "A Prairie Home Companion" sends up NPR listeners....
  • Tribune to launch app for audio streaming of news

    SAN FRANCISCO — Tribune Co., looking to bolster readership, is wading into growing competition for the time and attention of people who consume news on mobile devices. Tribune said it is rolling out a free mobile app Thursday that lets...
  • Tribune Digital Unit Launches Streaming-Audio News App with Robot and Human Voices

    Ready for a computer to deliver you a daily radio newscast? Tribune Digital Ventures, the technology arm of Tribune Co., has launched Newsbeat, a news-aggregation app that sifts through around 7,000 stories per day from newspapers -- including Tribune'...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, March 23 Artful event Art Fest at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis, will be held 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Demonstrations, hands-on activities, gallery events and mini performances. Information: 410-263-5544. Maryland Day...
  • 'This American Life' Loses Public Radio Distributor

    After 17 years, Public Radio International announced today that it will end distribution of one of its most popular shows, "This American Life." The Ira Glass-hosted program, which has been distributed by PRI since 1997, has a weekly audience of 2.2...
  • '60 Minutes' Producer Adrian Taylor Dies at 60

    TV news producer Adrian "Clem" Taylor, who recently won a Peabody Award for his "60 Minutes" segment about an improbable orchestra in the heart of the Congo, died Friday at age 60. Taylor had been battling pancreatic cancer since May 2013. He died at...
  • 'This American Life' parting ways with distributor PRI

    'This American Life' parting ways with distributor PRI
    Chicago Public Media’s signature program, “This American Life,” is parting ways with its national distributor after 17 years, but the show will go on, according to its producers. The weekly show has been marketed since 1997 by Public...
  • Make it a double with Pink Martini and the von Trapps

    Make it a double with Pink Martini and the von Trapps
    By the time the von Trapp children met Pink Martini founder Thomas Lauderdale, the great-grandchildren of the real-life Captain and Maria von Trapp had sung "The Sound of Music" on Broadway, played with the Boston Pops Orchestra and performed on "The...