Today on Boston Public Radio:
We began the show by asking listeners about where they found their “third place” — a place to go besides home and work — in the pandemic.
Trenni Kusnierek talked about Tiger Woods’ return to the Masters Tournament, and this year’s March Madness winners. Kusnierek is an anchor and reporter for NBC Sports Boston. She's also a Boston Public Radio contributor.
Lee Pelton discussed guaranteed basic income programs, the possibility of reparations in Boston and The Boston Foundation’s new strategic vision. Pelton is the president and CEO of The Boston Foundation.
Corby Kummer weighed in on Route 1 icon Kowloon downsizing, debates over outdoor dining in the North End and the role of lard in cooking. Kummer is a senior editor at The Atlantic, an award-winning food writer and a senior lecturer at the Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition and Policy.
Carol Rose shared her thoughts on U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland’s approach to the Jan. 6 committee and the State House’s recommendations on the use of facial recognition. Rose is the executive director of the ACLU of Massachusetts.
John King updated us on the latest political headlines, including recent news from Ukraine and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin’s announcement that she will be running for Congress. King is CNN's Chief National Correspondent and anchor of “Inside Politics,” which airs weekdays and Sunday mornings at 8 a.m.
We ended the show by talking with listeners about the changing appearance of Route 1.