NPR | Feb. 28, 2014 9:30 a.m.
Rep. Keith Ellison didn't expect all the controversy he caused after becoming the first Muslim elected to Congress. He talks about his faith journey in his new book My Country 'Tis of Thee.
NPR | Feb. 06, 2014 6:50 a.m.
The question isn't why would an Idol contestant make a good politician. It's why wouldn't he?
NPR | Nov. 22, 2013 12:24 p.m.
Grammy-winning musician Esperanza Spalding tells why Guantanamo is an important personal cause.
NPR | Nov. 09, 2013 2 p.m.
Journalist Peter Baker reassesses a consequential and controversial administration.
NPR | Oct. 23, 2013 3:43 p.m.
The former congressman's exploits have become an off-off-Broadway play, The Weiner Monologues.
NPR | Oct. 09, 2013 3:16 p.m.
Bill Minutaglio has co-written a portrait of Dallas in the years leading up to JFK's assassination.
NPR | Oct. 05, 2013 8:45 a.m.
"There are enough votes... to make sure that the government reopens today," President Obama says.
NPR | Oct. 01, 2013 2:23 p.m.
Some states may run out of program funding by next week, while others have enough for October.
NPR | Sept. 25, 2013 1:31 p.m.
Former New York City mayor David Dinkins shares hard-learned lessons in his new book.
NPR | Aug. 31, 2013 5:32 a.m.
The Freedom Singers' Rutha Mae Harris and Michel Martin talk music and the civil rights movement.