WAMC’s Alan Chartock speaks with New York Daily News Albany Bureau Chief Ken Lovett about the recent election results, what legislation is likely to pass with an all Democratic legislature, and much more.
In honor of Veterans Day this week, An Encore In Conversation interview with WAMC’s Alan Chartock and the late Paul Elisa (who passed away in 2015). Paul was a World War II Veteran who fought in the Pacific.
Renée St. Jacques serves as the Assistant of Public Policy at the New York Farm Bureau. On the season finale St. Jacques discusses her time as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Cameroon, where she helped farmers learn the fundamentals of growing soy.[Continue reading...] about Soy For All | Renée St. Jacques
A new, single volume of history sets out to explore the experiment in government that is the United States. Award-winning Harvard historian Jill Lepore, author of “These Truths: A History of the United States,” looks to explore how we now understand the role of women and people of color in our political heritage, and how […][Continue reading...] about #1582 – Jill Lepore
here’s a college in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains of New York whose culinary program has grown to the point where they had to leave the campus and open up a restaurant downtown. Today on the Best of Our Knowledge, we’ll hear from the president of SUNY Adirondack about Seasoned, a culinary experience located […][Continue reading...] about #1468: “College Cooking Goes Downtown”
Host Dr. Alan Chartock is joined by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who was re-elected to a third term this week. They discuss President Trump, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Democratic takeover of the New York state Senate, ethics reform, and the midterm elections.[Continue reading...] about #1845: Governor Andrew Cuomo