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1A aspires to be the most important daily conversation about the issues of our time. The show takes a deep and unflinching look at America, bringing context and insight to stories unfolding across the country and the world. 1A explores important issues such as policy, politics, and technology, while also delving into lighter subjects such as pop culture, sports and humor.

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Friday News Roundup - International

Dec 1, 2017

America’s Ambassador to the United Nations says North Korea’s latest missile launch brings the world closer to war.

A war criminal at The Hague dies after drinking poison in court.

And it’s been a mixed week for relations between the United States and the United Kingdom.

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Dec 1, 2017

Some of President Trump’s language this week made headlines.

1A Movie Club Sees "Coco"

Nov 29, 2017

Pixar’s new animated film “Coco” is a vibrant and soulful story about family and following your dreams and many are calling it a love letter to Mexico.

Statehouses And Sexual Harassment

Nov 29, 2017

The nation is focusing on sexual harassment in Congress, but what about in your state capital?

“Since last year, at least 40 lawmakers – nearly all men – in 20 states have been publicly accused by more than 100 people of some form of sexual misconduct or harassment,” USA Today reports.

Cellphones in the classroom were once considered little more than a distraction for students, but the devices have now become integrated into lessons. They can be great for research, calculations and social interaction with classmates.