As President Obama prepares for his acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention, we'll look at what might be on the minds of many American voters, no matter political persuasions.Read more ›
In a New York Times op-ed last month, Shane Harris looked at a decade of secret government surveillance and why we're still powerless against it. Have Americans given up on fighting against domestic surveillance, particularly in the digital world?Read more ›
Author Adam Johnson discusses his acclaimed novel "The Orphan Master's Son." The book tells the story of Pak Jun Do, a young man who grew up in North Korea in the orphanage his father ran.Read more ›
Author interviews, book picks, and lists
Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.