What’s on MPR News? 7/11/18

Mike Moen, MPR newscaster

Wednesday July 11, 2018
(Subject to change as events dictate)
9 a.m. – MPR News with Kerri Miller
Author Tommy Horn

10 a.m.- 1A with Joshua Johnson
(Tentative) What does it mean to be a man? For sure, there are a lot of mixed messages around. The ‘Me Too’ movement has prompted a lot of talk about men, but one podcast has been having thousands of conversations with men.

Guest: Anna Sale, the host of Death, Sex & Money.

11 a.m. – MPR News at 11
Work burnout.

12 p.m. – MPR News Presents
Why young adults stay in rural places with declining opportunities.

1 p.m. – The Takeaway
How paying interns on Capitol Hill and beyond can impact the diversity of America’s leaders.

2 p.m. – BBC NewsHour
Donald Trump comes to NATO and comes out swinging. We’ll hear from a NATO foreign minister and get the view from Russia. Gripping new details on how the Thai boys were rescued from the caves. And the latest on the World Cup semi-final.

3 p.m. – All Things Considered
The NATO summit kickoff; France’s diverse World Cup team; the growing ire about shrinking airline seats; thoughts on a SCOTUS nominee’s hearing.

6:00 p.m. – Marketplace
Emojis are quickly becoming the preferred language of the 21st century. They’re used by millions of people every day, but does anyone actually make money off them?

6:30 p.m. – The Daily
Judge Brett Kavanaugh, who has been nominated to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court, once made the case for impeaching a president. He now says that was a mistake.

Guest: Mark Landler, a White House correspondent for The New York Times, who examines why Judge Kavanaugh’s views have shifted.

7 p.m. – The World
Reporter Jason Margolis samples ice cream, a brand made in Philadelphia. It’s sold in China as a luxury item. But the ice cream maker says company sales would be even sweeter without tariffs.

8 p.m. – Fresh Air
Rev. Rob Schenk was an influential leader of the religious right for decades, participating in militant anti-abortion protests. He recently quit the religious right, renouncing the politicization of religion, and now considers himself converted to the Christ-centered gospel. His new memoir is “Costly Grace: An Evangelical Minister’s Rediscovery of Faith, Hope, and Love.