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On Point

By WBUR & NPR

Let's make sense of the world – together. From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point host Meghna Chakrabarti speaks with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.

  1. 1.
    Extended Cut: A Look Inside A Russian Disinformation Campaign10/26/2020
    31:55
  2. 2.
    Anatomy Of An Election Disinformation Campaign10/26/2020
    48:27
  3. 3.
    Radio Diary: In Troubled Times, Finding Peace In A Simple Routine10/23/2020
    7:29
  4. 4.
    Week In The News: Final Campaign Stretch As COVID-19 Infections Climb10/23/2020
    48:03
  5. 5.
    Faces Of The 'Shecession'10/22/2020
    13:31
  6. 6.
    'Shecession': The Pandemic's Impact On Women In The Workforce10/22/2020
    48:15
  7. 7.
    Voter Roundtable: Voices Of Americans Hit Hard By COVID-1910/21/2020
    48:09
  8. 8.
    Safeguarding The Electoral Vote10/20/2020
    49:18
  1. 9.
    Election 2020's Voter Suppression Reality 10/19/2020
    48:13
  2. 10.
    Radio Diary: A Georgia Voter Recounts Her Early Voting Experience10/16/2020
    5:25
  3. 11.
    Week In The News: Barrett Confirmation Hearing, Early Voting10/16/2020
    49:11
  4. 12.
    How Political Violence Threatens U.S. Elections10/15/2020
    48:53
  5. 13.
    Florida Voters On The 2020 Election10/14/2020
    49:19
  6. 14.
    Radio Diary: JFK, Nixon And The 1960 Presidential Election10/14/2020
    9:13
  7. 15.
    Radio Diary: The CIA's Former Counterterrorism Chief Remembers The Lead Up To 9/1110/13/2020
    16:43
  8. 16.
    What The President Knew — And Why He Didn't Act10/13/2020
    47:33
  9. 17.
    What Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Nomination Means For Women's Rights10/12/2020
    49:13
  10. 18.
    Week In The News: The President's Coronavirus Diagnosis10/09/2020
    48:20
  11. 19.
    Radio Diary: A Beloved Grandmother's Gift Of A Better Life10/08/2020
    6:26
  12. 20.
    Confronting Misconceptions Around Race With Michelle Singletary10/08/2020
    47:39
  13. 21.
    What Young Voters Want From Their First Ballot10/07/2020
    48:12
  14. 22.
    Radio Diary: Inside Artist Lloyd Williams' River Bank Art Gallery10/07/2020
    6:29
  15. 23.
    Radio Diary: Teaching Students Remotely, Checking Up In Person10/06/2020
    5:17
  16. 24.
    Rethinking Education For The Pandemic Age10/06/2020
    48:08
  17. 25.
    'People Rolled Their Eyes': A Look Inside The White House Pandemic Response 10/05/2020
    14:14
  18. 26.
    Coronavirus Reaches The White House10/05/2020
    47:25
  19. 27.
    The Pandemic's Impact On Love And Relationships10/02/2020
    47:39
  20. 28.
    Week In The News: Trump And Coronavirus, Presidential Debate, Supreme Court10/02/2020
    46:55
  21. 29.
    An Announcement From On Point10/01/2020
    2:40
  22. 30.
    What President Trump's Taxes Reveal10/01/2020
    47:41
  23. 31.
    A Look At The Global Impact Of Coronavirus10/01/2020
    48:24
  24. 32.
    1st Trump-Biden Presidential Debate: A Recap09/30/2020
    47:39
  25. 33.
    Voter Roundtable: Politically Divided Family Talks Election 202009/30/2020
    48:31
  26. 34.
    In 'Big Friendship,' Best Friends Share How To Stay Close For The Long Haul09/29/2020
    47:39
  27. 35.
    Power, Propaganda And What Justice Might Look Like For Breonna Taylor09/29/2020
    47:41
  28. 36.
    6 Months, 200,000 Deaths: Taking Stock Of The Pandemic In The U.S.09/28/2020
    47:34
  29. 37.
    What To Know About The Future Of The Supreme Court09/28/2020
    48:29
  30. 38.
    In 'Mr. 80 Percent,' An Intimate Portrayal Of Surviving Prostate Cancer 09/25/2020
    47:22
  31. 39.
    Week In The News: RBG, Supreme Court, Breonna Taylor09/25/2020
    47:44
  32. 40.
    For This Small Business Owner, A TikTok Ban Could Pack A Big Impact09/24/2020
    4:30
  33. 41.
    From Mail-In Voting To The Ballot Box: Tackling Questions About Election Security09/24/2020
    47:27
  34. 42.
    What A TikTok Deal Means For The Global Internet09/24/2020
    47:25
  35. 43.
    Political Scholar Norm Ornstein On What's At Stake In 202009/23/2020
    47:36
  36. 44.
    Voter Roundtable: New U.S. Citizens Share Their Election Plans09/23/2020
    47:33
  37. 45.
    What To Know About Coronavirus Vaccine Development09/22/2020
    48:09
  38. 46.
    How RBG's Death Could Impact Key Senate Races09/22/2020
    47:57
  39. 47.
    What The Political Response To RBG's Death Reveals About America09/21/2020
    47:17
  40. 48.
    Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg09/21/2020
    48:24
  41. 49.
    Pandemic Semester: A Conversation With Student Journalists, Leaders09/18/2020
    47:07
  42. 50.
    Week In The News: Wildfires, Hurricane Sally, Bahrain, Barr And More09/18/2020
    46:37
  43. 51.
    Radio Diary: When The Unemployment Benefits Never Come09/17/2020
    5:55
  44. 52.
    In 'How Ike Led,' Reflections On Eisenhower's Political Legacy09/17/2020
    46:48
  45. 53.
    Pandemic Unemployment: What Happens When Benefits Never Arrive?09/17/2020
    46:53
  46. 54.
    Rethinking Gender With Mathematician Eugenia Cheng09/16/2020
    48:43
  47. 55.
    Election Roundtable: What Military Veterans Want In A President09/16/2020
    46:53
  48. 56.
    The Trap Of Meritocracy09/15/2020
    48:09
  49. 57.
    Lessons Of The Pacific Northwest Wildfires09/15/2020
    48:23
  50. 58.
    Economist Emily Oster On How We Can All Make Better Pandemic Decisions09/14/2020
    48:25
  51. 59.
    The Media's Role In Calling An Election09/14/2020
    48:13
  52. 60.
    '14 Miles': A Look At The U.S.-Mexico Border, And The Lives Defined By It09/11/2020
    48:27
  53. 61.
    Week In The News: Woodward Book, West Coast Wildfires, Coronavirus Updates09/11/2020
    48:25
  54. 62.
    Survival Of The Kindest: Can Our Better Nature Help Build A Better World?09/10/2020
    48:28
  55. 63.
    America's Reckoning With Racism: The History Already Made In 202009/10/2020
    47:53
  56. 64.
    How To Embrace The Uncertainty Of A Pandemic09/09/2020
    48:28
  57. 65.
    Election Roundtable: Where Wisconsin Voters Stand09/09/2020
    48:27
  58. 66.
    'Our Malady': Historian Timothy Snyder On America's Health Care Problem09/08/2020
    47:52
  59. 67.
    The Threat To U.S. Elections09/08/2020
    47:40
  60. 68.
    James Baldwin's Lessons for America09/07/2020
    47:30
  61. 69.
    Sergeant Heather Taylor On Ethics And Inequality In Policing09/07/2020
    47:14
  62. 70.
    A Conversation With Jane Goodall09/04/2020
    47:21
  63. 71.
    Should The Electoral College Exist? 09/04/2020
    46:43
  64. 72.
    What To Know About College Reopening In A Pandemic09/03/2020
    46:43
  65. 73.
    The History And Future Of Sports Activism09/03/2020
    47:18
  66. 74.
    Rethinking America's 'Deficit Myth' With Economist Stephanie Kelton09/02/2020
    47:34
  67. 75.
    Election Roundtable: What Democratic Voters Want From Biden09/02/2020
    47:11
  68. 76.
    What We Learned — And What We Didn't — From Hurricane Katrina09/01/2020
    47:30
  69. 77.
    What's The Connection Between Civilian Militias And The Police?09/01/2020
    47:13
  70. 78.
    Could Rapid Testing Help Life Return To Normal?08/31/2020
    47:24
  71. 79.
    After Conventions, Natural Disasters And More Protests, Checking In Across The Country08/31/2020
    47:24
  72. 80.
    Tracing The Path Of The Modern GOP, From Reagan To Trump08/28/2020
    46:50
  73. 81.
    Week In The News: The RNC, Hurricane Laura, Protests In Wisconsin08/28/2020
    47:24
  74. 82.
    How Mayors Are Handling The Crises Facing Their Cities08/27/2020
    47:34
  75. 83.
    They Voted For Trump In 2016. Will They Do It Again In 2020?08/27/2020
    47:31
  76. 84.
    Samantha Bee On Satirizing A Political System In Crisis08/26/2020
    46:47
  77. 85.
    Vice President Mike Pence: What Do We Know About The President's Right-Hand Man?08/26/2020
    47:13
  78. 86.
    The President Versus The Post Office08/25/2020
    47:35
  79. 87.
    The GOP Won't Introduce A New Party Platform For 2020. So What Does It Stand For?08/25/2020
    47:31
  80. 88.
    From Interference Abroad To Repression At Home: Examining Vladimir Putin's Power Plays08/24/2020
    47:45
  81. 89.
    Ahead Of The Republican Convention, Anticipating President Trump's Pitch For A Second Term08/24/2020
    47:21
  82. 90.
    Columnist E.J. Dionne On How To Unite The Democratic Party08/21/2020
    47:00
  83. 91.
    Week In The News: DNC, Colleges And Coronavirus, USPS And More08/21/2020
    48:34
  84. 92.
    Portrait Of An Outbreak: How Coronavirus Spread In The Prince George's County Jail08/20/2020
    47:35
  85. 93.
    Joe Biden, The Candidate: A History Of A Long And Winding Political Career08/20/2020
    46:56
  86. 94.
    Election 2020: America's Foreign Policy Future08/19/2020
    47:23
  87. 95.
    A Look At The Possible Advisors Of A Biden Presidency08/19/2020
    47:27
  88. 96.
    100 Years Later: The Complicated History Of The Women's Suffrage Movement08/18/2020
    47:39
  89. 97.
    DNC, Day Two: A Look At The Democratic Party Platform08/18/2020
    46:58
  90. 98.
    Is An Eviction Crisis On The Horizon?08/17/2020
    47:19
  91. 99.
    What To Expect From The Political Conventions Of A Pandemic08/17/2020
    47:09
  92. 100.
    Week In The News: Biden-Harris Ticket, Stimulus Stalled, COVID-19 Latest08/14/2020
    47:21
  93. 101.
    The Hosts Of 'Teenager Therapy' Want To Help You Feel Less Alone08/06/2020
    46:41
  94. 102.
    How New Hampshire Got Its Primary And Held On Tight02/11/2020
    47:27
  95. 103.
    Colorado's Polka-Dotted Middle Way11/21/2013
    45:32
  96. 104.
    Week In The News: Romney and Ryan and Issac08/31/2012
    46:21
  97. 105.
    Predator Nation05/23/2012
    46:33
  98. 106.
    Week In The News: Health Care, Trayvon Developments, JetBlue03/30/2012
    46:11
  99. 107.
    Examining Rick Santorum02/15/2012
    47:57
  100. 108.
    Crisis In Syria02/07/2012
    46:31
  101. 109.
    Back To The Farmland04/08/2011
    45:35
  102. 110.
    Week In The News04/08/2011
    47:04
  103. 111.
    Reimagining Malcolm X04/07/2011
    45:11
  104. 112.
    Ryan's Plans For Medicare And Medicaid04/07/2011
    46:20
  105. 113.
    Paying For Privacy04/06/2011
    46:01
  106. 114.
    Risking A Government Shutdown04/06/2011
    45:54
  107. 115.
    Warren Buffett's Investment Dynasty04/05/2011
    46:32
  108. 116.
    President Obama's Energy Plan04/05/2011
    45:39
  109. 117.
    College Basketball And Money: Should Players Get A Cut?04/04/2011
    45:30
  110. 118.
    The NYT's Anthony Shadid On His Captivity In Libya04/04/2011
    45:22

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