Today on Boston Public Radio:

  • We opened the lines to hear from our listeners how they feel about the war of words between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, both declaring the other increasingly unwell.
  • Boston Globe interim editorial page editor Shirley Leung discussed the controversy surrounding racist treatment of students from Dorchester during a school trip to the Museum of Fine Arts.
  • Catherine D'Amato, president of the Greater Boston Food Bank, discussed her plan to end hunger in Eastern Massachusetts by 2028.
  • Boston Mayor Marty Walsh stopped by the WGBH studio at the Boston Public Library for another edition of Ask the Mayor.
  • Playwright Ryan Landry joined for his recurring segment of social commentary called You Get the Picture.
  • Under the Radar host Callie Crossley discussed an announcement from Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin that Harriet Tubman will not be on the $20 bill until after Trump leaves office.
  • Jeff Kinney, guest host of the WGBH High School Quiz Show turned the tables for our weekly news quiz, and tested Jim and Margery on the latest headlines. Kinney is an American cartoonist and author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series.