The Takeaway http://wlrn.org en Directors Of 'Lovelace' On America's First Porn Star http://wlrn.org/post/directors-lovelace-americas-first-porn-star <p><em><strong>Editor's Note:</strong> This film will open at <a href="http://www.o-cinema.org/venue/o-cinema-wynwood/" target="_blank">Miami's O Cinema</a> this Friday, August 9, at 7:00 p.m. The radio version of this post and the post itself originally appears on <a href="http://www.thetakeaway.org/2013/aug/07/" target="_blank">WNYC's The Takeaway</a><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri"><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">.</span></font></em></p><p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 20:13:29 +0000 Takeaway Staff 18664 at http://wlrn.org Directors Of 'Lovelace' On America's First Porn Star A Year Later, Community Awaits Justice In Travyon Martin Shooting http://wlrn.org/post/year-later-community-awaits-justice-travyon-martin-shooting <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="54" src="http://www.thetakeaway.org/widgets/ondemand_player/#file=%2Faudio%2Fxspf%2F272014%2F;containerClass=takeaway" width="474"></iframe></p><p></p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 17:32:13 +0000 The Takeaway 9990 at http://wlrn.org A Year Later, Community Awaits Justice In Travyon Martin Shooting Richard Blanco Wrote His Poem For The Inauguration, Now Here's Yours http://wlrn.org/post/richard-blanco-wrote-his-poem-inauguration-now-heres-yours <p>Richard Blanco wasn't the only poet to pen a line for President Barack Obama's second inauguration. Last week, our partners at The Takeaway asked for <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/how-you-can-write-poem-president-0">your help writing a poem</a> for the inauguration.&nbsp;</p><p>Poet Kwame Dawes wrote the first line--"Say 'nation.' In the Wake of quarrels, say 'hope'"--and the audience tweeted the rest of the lines.</p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 14:00:00 +0000 WLRN Staff 8117 at http://wlrn.org Richard Blanco Wrote His Poem For The Inauguration, Now Here's Yours The Takeaway: Florida's Role In Gun Control http://wlrn.org/post/takeaway-floridas-role-gun-control <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 19px; ">Our partners at </span><a href="http://www.thetakeaway.org/2013/jan/17/how-florida-legislators-are-responding-newtown-shooting/" style="font-family: verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 19px; ">The Takeaway</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 19px; "> have been following responses across the country to last year's string of mass shootings.</span></p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 19:00:00 +0000 WLRN Staff 7903 at http://wlrn.org The Takeaway: Florida's Role In Gun Control How You Can Write A Poem For A President http://wlrn.org/post/how-you-can-write-poem-president-0 <p>Here at WLRN, we're big fans of <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/tweet-us-story-you-can-co-author-story-geoff-dyer" target="_blank">interactive storytelling</a>.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Sammy Mack 7817 at http://wlrn.org How You Can Write A Poem For A President