Standard of Living

We’ll hear about one professor’s idea for a new economic model based on Quaker values, what he calls a "whole earth economy." Then, Jim Norton and Kate Baldwin, talk about starring in the first Broadway revival of "Finian’s Rainbow" in nearly 50 years. Plus, Steve Tyrell discusses his transition from a Grammy-winning producer to a successful singer. And our latest Underreported segments look at Alaska’s disappearing permafrost and how the death of one inmate in Russia’s deplorable prisons has created a political firestorm across that country.

Share Your Holiday Meal Disaster Story!
Did you plan a big holiday meal and end up vowing never to do it again? As any host knows, disaster can strike at any time in the kitchen, and the Leonard Lopate Show wants to hear your holiday food horror stories. Share them here!