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Story in the Public Square is a weekly, public affairs show designed to study, celebrate, and tell stories that matter. The show is inspired by the power of stories to shape public understanding of important issues. For example, Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, "Uncle Tom's Cabin," shined a crucial light on the violence and inhumanity of American slavery, fueled the abolition movement, and inspired Abraham Lincoln, upon meeting the author, to say "So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war." Narrative is no less important today-though the vehicles for dissemination are much more diverse. From . . .
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Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 - 4:00 AM    "Bernard Lafayette" Imagine the courage of a young black man in the Jim Crow South to sit at a "Whites Only" lunch counter; to need a military escort for a bus ride; to be assaulted by the Ku Klux Klan, and, through it all, to remain committed to non-violence. Dr. Bernard LaFayette has done just that.. D
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Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 - 4:00 AM "Bernard Lafayette" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 - 4:00 AM "Maddie McGarvey" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 - 11:00 AM "Maddie McGarvey" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 - 4:00 AM "Martin Puchner" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 - 4:00 AM "Tara Copp" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 - 11:00 AM "Tara Copp" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 - 4:00 AM "Caroline Orr" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 - 11:00 AM "Caroline Orr" (WORLD)
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