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Now What: Gun Control, The Bahamas, and #MeToo

Now What: Gun Control, The Bahamas, and #MeToo

Skimm This - September 13, 2019 - 12:28

The top ten Democrats in the presidential primary faced off last night for their third debate, and three big ideas emerged from their conversation on gun control. We’ll break them down for you. Meanwhile, the Bahamas is still recovering from Hurricane Dorian, and now they’re preparing for a new potential storm. Also on today’s show: two reporters whose work helped kickstart the #MeToo movement, and why some people aren’t saying ‘TGIF’ today.

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