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Candidate Interview: Sean Teare (Feb. 15, 2024)

Posted on · On Thursday's show: Sean Teare, who’s running for Harris County District Attorney, joins us for a candidate interview. Then, we discuss what happens when the public's right to know bumps up against an individual's right to privacy. And we learn how a simple test involving Black children and a pair of dolls helped end school segregation.

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Overreacting to extreme weather (Feb. 13, 2024)

Posted on · On Tuesday's show: Has everything Houstonians have been through in the past decade conditioned us to overreact to potential severe weather events? Plus, Congressional candidate Amanda Edwards sits down for a candidate interview. And we talk about the challenges of trying to live in Houston without a car.

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Candidate Interview: Kim Ogg (Feb. 12, 2024)

Posted on · On Monday's show: Ahead of next month’s primary election, we talk with Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg, who’s facing a re-election primary challenge. Then, as the PBS series Gospel airs this week, we talk about some influential Houston artists who've contributed to the genre. And Meg Tapp of The Garden Club of Houston answers listener questions.