All IN

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"All IN" is a daily, statewide talk show about interesting things happening in Indiana. We want to connect people – to the latest news and to each other – through deep, thoughtful, lively conversation.

And we would love to hear from you! Leave questions or comments on Twitter and Facebook, and we’ll try to work it into the show.

Listen live on WVPE Monday through Friday from 1-2 p.m.

All IN: Medicaid

Nov 7, 2019

The number of children without health insurance in the US grew by 10 percent between 2016 and 2018, according to a new report, and Indiana ranks near the bottom of the list. Today on All IN we talk about why these rates are rising, and what might be done to correct the trend.

All IN: Kurt Vonnegut

Nov 6, 2019

Kurt Vonnegut, one of Indiana’s most famous authors, has a devoted fan base, especially in his hometown of Indianapolis. We even have a local organization devoted to collecting and showcasing artifacts and memorabilia from his storied career. After a long and arduous journey, the Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library has finally found a permanent home.

All IN: Talent Shortage

Nov 5, 2019

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce estimates that about 49% of Indiana employers have left jobs unfilled due to a lack of qualified applicants. Shortages in the workforce stifle economic growth across the state. Efforts to build the so-called talent pipelines have been underway for years, but even after we develop talent, how do we retain it?

All IN: Spirit & Place

Nov 4, 2019

The 2019 Spirit & Place Festival kicked off Friday evening in Indianapolis. It’s a week of conversations around culture, art and media, and how those things intertwine with important social issues. Spirit & Place encourages creative thinking, and unique approaches, to the complex challenges we face today. 

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Nov 1, 2019

We end every week with the Friday Pitch-In, where we catch up on some of the biggest Indiana headlines of the week with Digital Producer Lauren Chapman.

All IN: School Referendums

Oct 31, 2019

This Tuesday is Election Day, and there's a good chance you'll see a school referendum on your ballot. Today on All IN, we break down how much money districts are asking for, what they want to do with it, and what is could mean for schools across the state.

All IN: Fear

Oct 30, 2019

Haunted house attractions are a popular way to enjoy the Halloween season, from well-lit, kid-friendly walkthroughs to full-contact terror mazes for teens and adults only. But why do we like it? What does it do for us psychologically? 

'All IN' - Reflecting On The Legacy Of Ryan White

Oct 29, 2019
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Tuesday on All IN on 88.1 WVPE, the program focused on the saga of Ryan White. It's been more than 30 years since the Indiana boy was diagnosed with AIDS at a time when it wasn't fully understood. Ryan lived in Kokomo and attended school there, until he was barred from classes in the mid-1980's. Ryan was infected through a blood transfusion. As some parents in his local Indiana community fought to keep him out of school, celebrities came to his defense. 

All IN: Curtis Hill

Oct 28, 2019
Brandon Smith/IPB News

Last year Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill was accused of sexual misconduct. Four women said he groped and harassed them at an end-of-session party. When the allegations came to light, Hill publicly denied them and refused to resign.

Last week the state held a series of disciplinary hearings, where Hill is defending his law license. Could it mean the end of Hill’s legal career? Today on All IN, reporters Brandon Smith of Indiana Public Broadcasting and Niki Kelly of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette join us to break down the whole story.

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Oct 25, 2019

We end every week with the Friday Pitch-In, where we catch up on some of the biggest Indiana headlines of the week with Digital Producer Lauren Chapman. 

All IN: Hemp

Oct 24, 2019

The Office of Indiana State Chemist has received over 13,000 emails asking about hemp since the 2018 U.S. Farm Bill was signed last year.

All IN: Indiana Ghost Stories

Oct 23, 2019

Mark Marimen was once told, "Try as hard as you want. You'll never find enough ghost stories in Indiana to make a book."

All IN: Recycling

Oct 22, 2019

Many of us do our best to recycle. But according to some new data, not enough of us in Indiana, specifically Indianapolis, recycle our waste. Why is Indianapolis behind so many major cities when it comes to recycling? And how could we catch up?

All IN: Ethics in Tech

Oct 21, 2019

Today on All IN we talk about the intersection between ethics and technology. As artificial intelligence and big data take more powerful roles in our daily lives, ethical questions about privacy, responsibility and equity remain. 


All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Oct 18, 2019

Today on All IN we break down the biggest headlines of the week, including an update on the UAW strike, felony charges filed against a mother in connection with a Richmond school shooting, and disciplinary hearings Attorney General Curtis Hill will face next week.