Leonard Lopate Weekend: Scandinavian Economies, Everyday Sexism, Natalie Portman

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Gilad Kahana, Natalie Portman and Amir Tessler star in “A TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS” a Focus World release.

George Lakey examines Nordic economies and looks at why they produce some of the world’s happiest, well-paid workers. Writer Laura Bates founded the Everyday Sexism Project in 2012 in an effort to “talk about sexism, equality and women’s rights in a modern society that perceives itself to have achieved gender equality.” Natalie Portman stars in “A Tale of Love and Darkness,” the first feature film that she has written and directed, based on the autobiographical novel by Israeli author Amos Oz.