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No fake news here! KCRW's "Left, Right & Center" expands its civilized, yet provocative news of the week conversation to a full hour beginning July 7.

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Your new friend or colleague is a person of color. Does he like be referred to as black or African American? Dr. Cassandra Newby-Alexander explains the origins and significance of both identities.

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This Week in Mal’s World, Mal Vincent remembers two local men who made major impacts on Hampton Roads arts community.

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As The Director of Programming for YOUR radio stations, I have waited 29 years to say this: “We can give everyone what they want!” 

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What is the best way to respond when a friend or loved one comes out? Hear from HR PRIDE President Michael Berlucchi about the importance of this key moment in an LGBTQ+ person’s life.

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We are very sorry to share the sad news that our reviewer and arts critic, M.D. (“Dell”) Ridge, passed away on June 5. Dell, who provided insightful reviews for WHRO FM, was an important part of our radio family.

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This week in Mal's World, Mal Vincent recalls the time The Rose came to Hampton Roads to perform before she became a star. 

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Deborah Henson-Conant performing to an awe-struck audience. Photo Credit: Wayla Chambo

Deborah Henson-Conant loves to hear people say, “I had no idea the harp could do that!” As far as she’s concerned, there are no limits.

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