Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Dr. William Schlesinger, president of the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies. They discuss the Cary's ongoing scientific projects, and how the Cary is using its findings to influence public policy.
Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Laurie Norton Moffat, director of the Normal Rockwell Museum, Roger Goldman, a Berkshire civic and business leader, and Joe Thompson, director of MASS MoCA. They'll discuss 1Berkshire, a new intiative to link the region's arts and commerce groups.
Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Michael Munger, Duke political science chair and 2008 Libertarian candidate for governor. They discuss Munger's recent criticism of Andrew Cuomo's tenure at HUD and Munger's experience running as a third-party candidate.
Albany, NY – Alan is joined by former Eliot Spitzer advisor Lloyd Constantine, who has documented the fall of the New York Governor in his new book, Journal of the Plague Year: An Insider's Chronicle of Eliot Spitzer's Short and Tragic Reign.
Albany, NY – Alan is joined by bestselling author Michael Lewis, whose new book is The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine. They discuss the Wall Street collapse and the men who made millions off it.
Albany, NY – Alan is joined by playwright and childhood friend Jon Lipsky, whose new book is Dreaming Together: Explore Your Dreams by Acting Them Out. Alan and Jon have been friends for more than 50 years.