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    • What Is White Privilege?

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "What Is White Privilege?" is from the Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christine Emba and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • This Is What White Privilege Is

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "This Is What White Privilege Is" is from the Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christine Emba and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Amazon Key Is Silicon Valley at Its Most Out-Of-Touch

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Amazon wants to let strangers into your house and train a surveillance camera on your front door. Oh, and they’d like you to pay them $250 for the privilege.

    "Amazon Key Is Silicon Valley at Its Most Out-Of-Touch" is from the October 26, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christine Emba and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The GOP Is Quietly Crafting Work Requirement Waivers — for White People

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
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    In January, the Trump administration released new guidelines that would allow states to begin imposing work requirements on Medicaid recipients. It was a kindness, really: According to Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, meaningful work is essential to “economic self-sufficiency, self-esteem, wellbeing and . . . health.

    ” Well, for some of us. "The GOP Is Quietly Crafting Work Requirement Waivers — for White People" is from the May 16, 2018 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christine Emba and narrated by Sam Scholl.  

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    • Let’s Rethink Sex

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
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    The backlash to the #MeToo movement has begun. As the parade of post-Weinstein exposés marches on, so do the unhappy reactions to a sexual landscape suddenly turned on its head.

    "Let’s Rethink Sex" is from the November 26, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christine Emba and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Tech Titans, It's Time to Use Your Power for Good

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Last week Donald Trump convened the oligarchs, gathering about a dozen tech executives for a seemingly convivial meeting on the 25th floor of Trump Tower. Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, Apple’s Tim Cook, Google’s Sergey Brin, Amazon’s Jeffrey P. Bezos (who owns The Post) — although no one looked particularly excited to be present, there they all were.

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    • What’s Next After the Women’s March?

    • By: Christine Emba
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The question, though, is what comes next. Is protest enough? Will the pink “pussyhats” just go to the back of the closet? And what about those women who felt left out from the beginning? Perhaps surprisingly, this march inspires more hope than cynicism.

    "What’s Next After the Women’s March?" is from the January 21, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christine Emba and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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