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March 19, 2018

Youth Activism - Segment A
A discussion with local youth involved in activism and how they organize for causes they are passionate about.

Josephine Baker's Racial Utopia- Segment B
A discussion about St. Louis-born entertainer Josephine Baker’s quest to create a racial utopia in the 1950s in France.

March 20, 2018

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace- Segment A
A discussion about sexual harassment in the workplace and how it can be prevented.

SLUH Meets Pope Francis- Segment B
Fresh off their return from a week in Italy, Saint Louis University High School band members and their director will tell us what it was like to not only perform in Vatican City but unexpectedly get to meet Pope Francis.

March 21, 2018

J Street- Segment A
A conversation with J Street President Jeremy Ben-Ami about his organization and his discussion at Congregation Shaare Emeth with Rabbi Jim Bennett about being pro-Israel and pro-peace in the 21st century.

End of Life Grief- Segment B
A discussion about how people who are near the end of their life can deal with unaddressed issues and grief.

March 22, 2018

Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway- Segment A
A discussion with Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway about her work and her ongoing audit of the City of St. Louis.

African Film Festival- Segment B
A discussion about the African Film Festival at Washington University and how filmmakers' depictions of Africa compare to that of the wildly successful "Black Panther."

March 23, 2018

Behind the Headlines: Gov. Greitens' Legal Troubles- Segment A
A Behind the Headlines discussion with St. Louis Public Radio reporter Rachel Lippmann about this week's legal news involving Gov. Greitens felony invasion of privacy trial.

Behind the Headlines - Illinois Primary- Segment B
A Behind the Headlines discussion about this week's Illinois primary results and a look ahead at the general election in November.

Egyptian Exhibit at the Saint Louis Art Museum- Segment C
A discussion about the North American premiere at the St. Louis Art Museum of “Sunken Cities: Egypt’s Lost World,” an exhibition showcasing antiquities from one of the greatest finds in the history of underwater archaeology.

CT Scans of Egyptian Mummies- Segment C
A discussion with St. Louis Public Radio Eli Chen about her reportage about CT scans of Egyptian mummies happening at the Saint Louis Art Museum.

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Jazz Unlimited

Jazz Unlimited host Dennis Owsley wrote the book, City of Gabriels: The History of Jazz in St. Louis, 1845-1973. Hear him talk about the book in his appearance on St. Louis on the Air.

Dennis Owsley hosts three hours of jazz each Sunday night from 9 to midnight. Get the playlist and listen to the show, and find out what's coming up next week on our Jazz Unlimited page.

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National Program Highlights

Fresh Air
Fresh Air Weekend: Actor Danny Trejo; The Evolution Of Artificial Intelligence
Trejo says his experience in San Quentin State Prison prepared him for acting. Maureen Corrigan recommends two books that grapple with real-life mysteries. Tech reporter Cade Metz talks about robots.

Philosophically Rich 'Isle Of Dogs' Is A Howl Of Joy
Wes Anderson's new animated feature centers on canines living on a garbage dump off the coast of Japan. David Edelstein says the film will make you laugh — even as you gasp at its visual brilliance.