Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tom Perez speaks at a protest against President Donald Trump's new travel ban order in Lafayette Square outside the White House, Monday, March 6, 2017, in Washington.

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BPR 04/11: Full Show Post

April 11, 2018
  • Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez joined us to talk about the future of the Democratic party and their strategy for the 2018 midterms. 
  • We opened the lines to hear what you would like to see from the Democrats in the 2018 midterms. 
  • Ford Professor of Economics at MIT Jonathon Gruber joined us to talk about the Republican tax plan and Trump's tariffs on China. 
  • Tech writer Andy Ihnatko gave us for his take on Mark Zuckerberg’s marathon testimony to Congress. 
  • Elisa New, Harvard professor and the director and host of PBS Poetry in America, discussed her new poetry TV show. 
  • We asked you about your ideal grilled cheese, in honor of national grilled cheese day.

  • Naturalist Sy Montgomery joined us for another segment of Afternoon Zoo. 

  • Harvard endocrinologist Dr. David Ludwig and professional chef Dawn Ludwig discussed their new book, Always Delicious. You can catch them this Friday at Brookline Booksmith at 7:00

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