Tell Me More

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Tell Me More captures the headlines, issues and pleasures relevant to multicultural life in America. Hosted by award-winning journalist Michel Martin, the show focuses on the way we live, intersect and collide in a culturally diverse world. Each show features a variety of segments examining news, ideas and people.

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Commentary
9:46 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Before Final Sign Off, Michel Martin Challenges Listeners To 'Tell Me More'

Originally published on Mon August 4, 2014 1:07 pm

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Music
9:46 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Marcus Johnson Trio Offers A Musical Treat For TMM's Final Show

Originally published on Mon August 4, 2014 1:06 pm

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Faith Matters
9:46 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Rabbi: During Transition, Look Back On Accomplishments

Originally published on Mon August 4, 2014 1:06 pm

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Latin America
10:28 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Mexican Journalist Hopes His Reporting Can 'Bridge The Gap'

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I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News.

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Music Interviews
9:53 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Ghanaian Rapper Hopes To Take His 'Afropolitan Dreams' Back Home

Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 10:28 am

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Television
9:53 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Playing 'Crazy Eyes' Taught Actress 'It's OK To Be Just You'

Uzo Aduba plays Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren in Orange Is the New Black.
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Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 4:47 pm

Uzo Aduba channels many conflicting emotions as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on Netflix's original hit series Orange Is the New Black. The character is at once aggressive, tender, terrifying and vulnerable. That balancing act recently earned Aduba an Emmy nomination.

So it seems fitting that her full name, Uzoamaka, means "the road is good."

But she tells NPR's Michel Martin that she hasn't always been so comfortable with that name.

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World
9:53 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Despite Progress Of LGBT Rights In U.S., Challenges Remain Abroad

Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 10:28 am

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Can I Just Tell You?
10:20 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Making Space For People Who Are Out Of the Spotlight

Tell Me More host Michel Martin.
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Originally published on Thu July 31, 2014 6:02 am

A very smart person I know, a long time civil rights activist, told me once that "gratitude is overrated."

Now, I know that sounds harsh, but what I think she meant was that some people, especially, in her view, women, are too often too quick to settle for less than they deserve. She was talking about people who are so conditioned to have nothing, that they are just too happy when they get even a little.

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Education
10:20 am
Wed July 30, 2014

When Searching For Mentors, Look 'Beyond Race'

Originally published on Wed July 30, 2014 12:21 pm

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Beauty Shop
10:20 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Beauty Shop Ladies Weigh In On The Importance Of Mentors

Originally published on Wed July 30, 2014 12:21 pm

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Parenting
11:00 am
Tue July 29, 2014

After 7 Years, Moms Panelists Share How They've Changed

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Arts & Life
11:00 am
Tue July 29, 2014

Poet Nikki Giovanni On Change: 'Approach It With A Smile'

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Parenting
11:00 am
Tue July 29, 2014

Where Do Dads Go For Parenting Advice?

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Music Lists
9:22 am
Mon July 28, 2014

NPR CEO Appreciates The Unique Sound Of Future's 'Look Ahead'

Originally published on Sun October 26, 2014 3:55 pm

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Wisdom Watch
9:22 am
Mon July 28, 2014

Iyanla Vanzant: Clarity, Forgiveness Key To Tackling Big Transitions

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