Hard Knock Life

Charles Strouse, the Broadway composer who gave us hits like "Annie" and "Bye Bye Birdie," looks back on his life in New York, Hollywood, and beyond. Also, States of the Union is all about North Dakota, a.k.a. the Peace Garden State. And on Underreported: why hundreds of millions of dollars in small business contracts have been awarded to corporate giants.

We're hosting another FREE Lopate Show film screening this coming Monday, August 4! We'll be watching the 1972 film "The Candidate." Seats are almost gone, so RSVP soon. Find out more.