Major news events throughout the world continue to be largely ignored until they reach tragic proportions. Underreported, a weekly feature on The Leonard Lopate Show, tackles these issues and gives an in-depth look into stories that are often relegated to the back pages.
Host Leonard Lopate lets you in on the best conversations with writers, actors, ex-presidents, dancers, scientists, comedians, historians, grammarians, curators, filmmakers, and do-it-yourself experts.
Tracie McMillan looks at the face of hunger in this country and why millions of working Americans are struggling to feed their families. PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman of On The Media’s T.L.D.R. podcast stop by. We’ll find out about a covert mission to infiltrate New York’s Nazi underground in the days leading up to World War II. And pilot Laurence Gonzales tells the harrowing story of United Airlines Flight 232, which crashed on a runway in Iowa 25 years ago—amazingly, more than half of the people on board survived.
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