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Houston Matters 2016 Highlights: Thursday’s Show (December 22, 2016)

Houston Matters 2016 Highlights: Thursday’s Show (December 22, 2016)

Season of Giving BannerPhoto: Michael Hagerty, Houston Public MediaOn this special edition of Houston Matters, we listen back to some highlights from 2016, focusing on reports members of the Houston Matters team are most proud of and why. We begin with Paige Phelps’ coverage of ongoing concerns (and a recent lawsuit) over noise from the outdoor stage at White Oak Music Hall.

Also: Michael Hagerty talks with writer and activist Samina Ali about challenging common stereotypes about Muslim women. Maggie Martin explores what’s behind the proliferation of certain types of birds here. And Craig Cohen explores what the musical Working says about our 21st century work-a-day world.

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