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BPR 05/11: Full Post

The memorial at Hiroshima
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  • President Obama will become the first sitting president to visit Hiroshima. We opened the lines to hear if you think he President Obama should make a formal apology for dropping the bomb in WWII.
  • Boston Globe editor Brian McGrory called in to talk about the sexual abuse scandals happening in New England boarding schools and other Globe headlines.
  • National security expert and the host of WGBH's Security Mom Juliette Kayyem gave her thoughts about a Trump presidency.
  • Medical ethicist Art Caplan called in to discuss how the opiate crisis has helped people in need of organ donations and a 74-year-old woman who just gave birth. 
  • Dr. David Ludwig gave his views on nutrition and the best ways to stay healthy and keep weight off. You can visit his website and order his book, Always Hungry at
  • We opened the lines to hear your dieting tips and woes. 
  • The host of Primal Grill Steve Raichlen joined Boston Public Radio to talk about his new show and book, Project Smoke. 
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