A Russian grandmother becomes a US citizen, truth-squadding President Trump, Januhairy brings awareness to body positivity

January 04, 2019

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a close up on Natalia Malkes waving a small flag during her citizenship ceremony

Natalia Malkes waves a flag during her citizenship ceremony at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Massachusetts on Nov. 15, 2018.


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US President Donald Trump and Congressional leaders meet to discuss the ongoing partial government shutdown and ways to end it. Plus, truth-squadding Trump's reference to "17,000 criminals apprehended at the border." And, a Russian grandmother becomes a US citizen and tells us what it means to her.

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:
Artist: Superfónicos
Label: Discos Fónicos
Song: The Search
Artist: Samite
Label: Samite Artistic Productions
Song: Roller
Artist: April Wine
Artist: Afro Cuban All Stars
Label: World Circuit
Song: Remandreny
Artist: Razia Said
Label: Razia Said Music

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