Full Broadcast 3/19/18
The full broadcast of Boston Public Radio from Monday, March 20th. The White House had a tumultuous week, between the firing of Andrew McCabe and Rex Tillerson and the scandal over the president's alleged relationship with pornographic actress Stormy Daniels. Our political roundtable with former state treasurers Shannon O'Brien and Joe Malone covered it all. Then, later in the show, we asked you for your take. What will the State Department look like under Mike Pompeo? Charles Sennott, executive director of The GroundTruth Project, gave us his analysis.? Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake discussed his new book "Conscience of a Conservative."? Revs. Irene Monroe and Emmett Price discussed National Geographic's investigation into its history of racist coverage. In his new book, "Enlightenment Now," psychologist Steven Pinker makes the case that despite the horrible news that we are continuously hit with, people are actually living longer, healthier, freer and happier lives. He dropped by to discuss.Television expert Bob Thompson shared his picks for the best and worst TV of the week.