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Ballot Talks: advice for the next mayor – education
Guests: William Wade, Kate Shaw, Shereda Cromwell, Christine Carlson On this week's edition of Ballot Talks, we take a look at the continuing school crisis in Philadelphia and ask a panel of guests what advice they'd give the [...]
Guests: Jonathan Waldman and Alyssha Eve Csuk Rust costs the United States around $400 billion per year, more than the cost of hurricanes, tornadoes, landslides and other weather events combined, but this slow-moving and insidious threat to our nation's [...]
Guests: Zephyr Teachout There's nothing new about political corruption according to our guest, law professor ZEPHYR TEACHOUT. In fact, she says, the framers of the Constitution were well aware of its potential influence on the fledgling democracy. In [...]
Guests: Amy Fusselman, Susan Solomon Are American playgrounds too safe with their wood chip-padded grounds, the plastic equipment, and fenced-in yards? In "adventure" playgrounds, a new kind of playground in Japan and Europe, kids are given matches, hammers, [...]
Guests: Daniel Kurtzer and Natan Sachs A week after a contentious election in Israel, it appears likely that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has the support needed to form his new government. The tensions created in the days leading [...]
Guests: Linda Holmes and Maria Tatar Cinderella is back on the big screen. This time it's a live action film directed by Kenneth Branagh with an all-star cast including Lily James of "Downton Abby" fame, Cate Blanchett, Helena [...]
The Controversial New Jersey Exxon settlement; the falling euro
Guests: Kate Zernike, Paul Wallace When news came out that the Christie administration had settled its ten-year lawsuit against Exxon Mobile for just $225 million instead of the $8.9 billion that the state originally sought, many people were [...]
Barney Frank's New Memoir "Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage"
Guest: Barney Frank In his new memoir Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage, former Rep. BARNEY FRANK explores his long and storied political career, which began in 1972 when he decided to [...]
James Carroll's "Christ Actually: The Son of God for the Secular Age"
Guest: James Carroll [From the Radio Times archive] "What is bothering me incessantly is the question—Who Christ actually is for us today?" wrote Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German pastor and theologian while being held by the Nazis during World [...]
Ballot Talks: Embattled NJ Senator Robert Menendez, GOP presidential contenders, Lynch Nomination
Guests: Matt Friedman, Jim Rutenberg, and Russell Berman In this week's edition of Ballot Talks, our show on all things politics and elections-related, we look at three different stories in national politics. We'll start off with MATT FRIEDMAN [...]