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School Desegregation Four Decades Later

Today, in a special hour of Radio Boston, we are going to look back at busing, at September 14, 1974, and its legacy — it’s one of the most important moments for Boston in the second half of the 20th century. We want to hear your stories, your questions… were you bused out of your neighborhood? What happened? How did it effect your life… and how do you think it changed this city?

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Actor Jason Segel: I Walk A Fine Line Between Having Childlike Wonder And Being Creepy

When you think of actor Jason Segel, you might think of some pretty “adult-themed” movies, but your kids probably know a very different Jason Segel.

ARTery: Matisse In Black And White

For this week’s ARTery segment, we talk to Sebastian Smee, Pulitzer Prize-winning art critic, about a new exhibit of Henri Matisse’s drawings at the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.

Is Apple Pay The Future Of Mobile Payments?

We discuss Apple’s forthcoming mobile payment system, Apple Pay, with experts from the technology and payments industries.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

With Primary Elections Over, Final Sprint To November Is On

With the primary election behind us, the race for governor of Massachusetts is now set — and the final sprint to November is on.

Republican Charlie Baker Set To Challenge Democrat Martha Coakley For Governor

Charlie Baker joins us to talk about the race against Attorney General Martha Coakley to become the next governor of Massachusetts.

Marblehead Native Seth Moulton Now Faces Republican Richard Tisei

One of the biggest surprises last night was in the sixth congressional district, where Marblehead native Seth Moulton ousted nine-term Democratic Congressman John Tierney.

8 Ways To Diversify Transportation In Neighborhoods Like Somerville’s Union Square

The future of America’s cities has a lot to do with the future of transportation — and with what some people call a “mobility revolution,” which is changing the way we live, work and play in our cities.

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