General Ulysses S. Grant is shown in a photo taken during the Civil War.

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BPR 10/11/17: Full Show

October 11, 2017
  • Allegations have continued to emerge about the sexual misconduct of Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. We opened up the lines and asked you what this means about power, society, and what can be done to stop it from happening again.
  • Heather Goldstone, WCAI science editor and host of "Living Lab," discussed how climate change may be making natural storms and disasters more severe.
  • National security expert (and newly appointed chief executive officer of the ridesharing service Zemcar) Juliette Kayyem discussed the latest in the investigation of the Las Vegas mass shooting and more.
  • Food writer Corby Kummer explained why millennials are turning away from stalwart restaurant chains like Applebee's.
  • Historian Ron Chernow's biography of Alexander Hamilton inspired a smash-hit Broadway musical. His newest book seeks to rehabilitate the reputation of President Ulysses S. Grant.

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