The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show Healthcare Reform Update Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/59694/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Luke Mitchell, senior editor for Harper's Magazine, gives us an update on healthcare reform. His recent articles "Understanding Obamacare," and "Sick in the Head: Why America Won't Get the Health-Care System It Needs," look at why the United States has arguably the worst healthcare system in the developed world, why we pay twice the Western average to maintain that system, and why it is such a struggle to fundamentally change it.