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Meghna Chakrabarti

Host of On Point
Meghna Chakrabarti is an American journalist and radio producer. She is the host of NPR's On Point, the former host of the WBUR news program Radio Boston and the Modern Love podcast. She is also the primary fill-in host for Here & Now, produced by WBUR and distributed nationally by NPR.
Recent episodes featuring Meghna Chakrabarti
Week In The News: Saudi Oil Attacks, Kavanaugh, Corey Lewandowski, GM Strikes
On Point
Saudi Arabia oil attacks. The New York Times versus Kavanaugh. Trump’s former campaign manager plays dodgeball on Capitol Hill. GM strikes. Karen Tumulty, Margaret Talev and Jack Beatty join David Folkenflik.
Comedy After Death: 'The Good Place' Creator Michael Schur On Ethics, Afterlife
On Point
"The Good Place" is an Emmy-nominated comedy about the afterlife. We're joined by the hit show’s creator. Michael Schur, and actress Kristen Bell, speak with David Folkenflik.
As The Effects Of Climate Change Escalate, So Could Global Conflict, Writer Says
On Point
Global chaos over climate change. Wars over scarce resources. Desperate mass migrations. Our guest says that’s the not so distant future if the world doesn’t take action now. Emily Atkin joins Meghna Chakrabarti, along with Francesco Femia.
Life After Surviving Cancer: The Relief, Challenges And New Fears
On Point
On the other side of cancer treatment, survivors can face new challenges and fears. We look at ways to help. Laura Landro, Julia Rowland Sue Della Maddalena join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Nostalgia TV's Takeover: Rewind The Clock, Rewatch The Classics
On Point
Nostalgia TV makes a comeback. We look at reboots, reunions, revivals and why, 25 years on, we want to hang with "Friends." Marta Kauffman, Eric Deggans and Cristel Antonia Russell join Meghna Chakrabarti.
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