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Jun 23, 2016

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European Bureau Chief Stephen Beard talks to Kai about the mood in London as Britain votes on whether or not to stay in the European Union; how the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action will affect other universities around the nation; and another excerpt from our podcast on welfare, the Uncertain Hour. 

Segments From this episode

Welfare's role in alternative to abortion programs

Jun 23, 2016
Indiana and other states support crisis pregnancy centers with federal welfare money.
When Brandi David found herself unexpectedly pregnant, she turned to Women's Care Center for help.
Caitlin Esch/Marketplace

The NFL on Twitter, with ads

Jun 23, 2016
Twitter is selling space for ads to run next to its live streams of NFL games
Aqib Talib of the Denver Broncos vies for position with Ted Ginn, Jr. of the Carolina Panthers during Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California February 7, 2016.

 
TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images

What's behind tech companies' pledge to diversify

Jun 23, 2016
Some big tech names have signed a diversity pledge.
Streaming programs like Spotify use algorithms to learn about our listening habits. 
EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images

Supreme Court upholds race-conscious admissions plan

Jun 23, 2016
Relatively few colleges explicitly consider race in admissions. Will that change?
People walk up to the U.S. Supreme Court building June 20, 2016 in Washington, DC.
Mark Wilson/Getty Images

What's the mood in London after the Brexit vote?

Jun 23, 2016
Marketplace's Stephen Beard lets us know.
Voters head to the polls to cast their vote on the EU Referendum on June 23, 2016 in Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom.
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European Bureau Chief Stephen Beard talks to Kai about the mood in London as Britain votes on whether or not to stay in the European Union; how the Supreme Court’s ruling on affirmative action will affect other universities around the nation; and another excerpt from our podcast on welfare, the Uncertain Hour. 

Music from the episode

It’s Alright Matt and Kim
Cirrus Bonobo
War Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Vanilla Minus Gold Panda