On Point

NEPR NEWS NETWORK: Weekdays 10 – 11 a.m. and 8-10 p.m. (repeats first hour)
  • Hosted by Meghna Chakrabarti, David Folkenflik

NPR’s On Point covers everything from breaking news to ancient poetry, with newsmakers, thinkers, journalists, artists, scientists and ordinary citizens from around the world. Produced at WBUR in Boston.

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With Meghna Chakrabarti

President Trump wants his allies Stephen Moore and Herman Cain to join the Federal Reserve. Are politics and monetary policy on a collision course?


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With Meghna Chakrabarti

The Department of Homeland Security is facing major staffing shakeups with the resignation of Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and removal of Secret Service Director Randolph Alles. This, as President Trump pushes for tougher border security.

With Meghna Chakrabarti

Illinois joins a growing list of states adopting “Tobacco 21” policies to combat teen vaping. Will it curb usage?


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With Meghna Chakrabarti

Not all calories are the same, so why are we still using them as the measure for nutrition?


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With Jane Clayson

Her road from Chicago to the White House — our conversation with Obama senior adviser Valerie Jarrett.


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