We talk to a Wisconsin criminology professor about a new effort from the White House to prevent gun violence. Then, an expert on swearing talks with us about how cultural norms around cursing are changing.
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What can new federal Office of Gun Violence Prevention do to prevent gun violence?
The White House announced a new Office of Gun Violence Prevention. A Wisconsin criminology professor joins us to look at what kind of impact it could have on gun violence in America.
Why we swear and how cultural norms around cursing have changed
Cultural norms about swearing have changed over the years. We talk to a professor who studies cursing to better understand why we say these words and how we treat them socially.
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