Story in the Public Square

Story in the Public Square is a weekly, public affairs show designed to study, celebrate, and tell stories that matter. The show is inspired by the power of stories to shape public understanding of important issues. For example, Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, "Uncle Tom's Cabin," shined a crucial light on the violence and inhumanity of American slavery, fueled the abolition movement, and inspired Abraham Lincoln, upon meeting the author, to say "So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war." Narrative is no less important today-though the vehicles for dissemination are much more diverse. From . . .

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Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 - 4:30 AM
"Dr. John Halpern and David Blistein"
In 2017, opioid addiction claimed nearly 50,000 American lives. Dr. John Halperin and David Blistein explore the history of opium-from antiquity to the modern world-and propose a solution to the opioid crisis that blends an understanding of what works and what has failed, previously.. D
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