TIME's The Brief

TIME's The Brief

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The stories you need to hear today, from Time.com. A SpokenEdition transforms written content into human-read audio you can listen to anywhere. It’s perfect for times when you can’t read - while driving, at the gym, doing chores, etc. Find more at www.spokenedition.com
The Green New Deal Could Launch Republican Climate Solutions… and More Stories
Feb 16 • 15 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) The Green New Deal Could Launch Republican Climate Solutions 2) Your iPhone’s Contacts App Is More Powerful Than You Realize. Here Are 5 Ways to Get the Most Out of It 3) Two Men Arrested In Connection With Attack…
Haiti’s President Says He Won’t Step Down as Violent Protests Grip the Capital… and More Stories
Feb 15 • 31 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) Haiti’s President Says He Won’t Step Down as Violent Protests Grip the Capital 2) Kashmir Car Bombing Becomes Region’s Deadliest Attack as Toll Rises to 41 3) President Trump’s National Emergency Is a Ploy to Avoid…
‘No Animal More Elusive, No Animal More Beautiful.’ Watch This Rare Footage of a Black Leopard in Kenya… and More Stories
Feb 14 • 42 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) ‘No Animal More Elusive, No Animal More Beautiful.’ Watch This Rare Footage of a Black Leopard in Kenya 2) Cupid Is Everywhere on Valentine’s Day. Here’s Why That Famous Embodiment of Desire Is a Child 3) Philippines…
Behind the Oscar-Nominated Documentary Challenging India’s Taboos About Menstruation… and More Stories
Feb 13 • 34 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) Behind the Oscar-Nominated Documentary Challenging India’s Taboos About Menstruation 2) 4 Important Steps to Take After a Cancer Diagnosis 3) Ohio Teen Chooses to Vaccinate Himself Despite Parents’ Objections: ‘God Knows…
The Hidden Segregation of Military Executions During the Civil Rights Movement… and More Stories
Feb 12 • 33 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) The Hidden Segregation of Military Executions During the Civil Rights Movement 2) Is Kombucha Healthy? Here’s What Experts Say 3) Denver Teachers Go on Strike After Failing to Reach a Deal on Pay 4) Who Is Michael…
The Best and Worst Moments of the 2019 Grammys… and More Stories
Feb 11 • 37 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) The Best and Worst Moments of the 2019 Grammys 2) Review: ‘Kingdom Hearts 3’ Is a Series Finale That’s Too Little, Too Late 3) A Lesson About the Fight Against Drug Trafficking From the El Chapo Trial 4) The Number of…
Laverne Cox: When I Need Hope, I Look to the History of Black Brilliance… and More Stories
Feb 10 • 10 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) Laverne Cox: When I Need Hope, I Look to the History of Black Brilliance 2) How FDR’s New Deal Laid the Groundwork for the Green New Deal—in Good Ways and Bad Please share your feedback by emailing…
‘You Can’t Just Stop.’ Hollywood Legend Cicely Tyson on Why She’ll Never Retire… and More Stories
Feb 9 • 29 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) ‘You Can’t Just Stop.’ Hollywood Legend Cicely Tyson on Why She’ll Never Retire 2) Why John Dingell Was Never Too Impressed That He Was the Longest Serving Member of Congress 3) Preeti Mistry: I’m a Queer Brown Immigrant…
Inside the ‘Single Most Important Vote’ of Rep. John Dingell’s Record-Breaking Career… and More Stories
Feb 8 • 41 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) Inside the ‘Single Most Important Vote’ of Rep. John Dingell’s Record-Breaking Career 2) Democrats Are Taking the First Steps Toward Getting Trump’s Taxes. But Don’t Expect to See Them Soon 3) The 2020 Election Will…
An Arizona City Warns It Will Sue If Razor Wire Isn’t Removed From Its Border Fence… and More Stories
Feb 7 • 38 min
Included in this SpokenEdition: 1) An Arizona City Warns It Will Sue If Razor Wire Isn’t Removed From Its Border Fence 2) How the U.S. Departure From Afghanistan Could Echo Kissinger’s Moves in Vietnam 3) The ‘Green New Deal’ Is Popular. Now Backers Need…