On today’s show, live from Baghdad, New York Times
foreign correspondent Anthony Shadid
parses Sunday's parliamentary elections in Iraq. Then, we’ll talk with former Minnesota governor--and retired pro-wrestler--Jesse Ventura.
And Marion Meade
tells the story of the lives, work, and marriage of Nathanael West and Eileen McKenney. Plus, our latest Underreported
segments look at why a certain kind of coal in China has been linked to increased lung cancer rates, and why climate change makes trees grow faster.
Leonard Lopate has been with WNYC for 25 years! You’re invited to celebrate his anniversary at a star-studded roast on March 25th! Find out more and buy tickets here!