United States

Our Towns: A New Book by Deborah & James Fallows

Aug 30, 2018
https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/550194/our-towns-by-james-fallows-and-deborah-fallows/9781101871843/

This is a rebroadcast of an earlier show (July 16); no calls will be taken.

Jim and Deb Fallows spent 5 years travelling in the small propeller plane to small towns across America, including Eastport, Maine.  In their new book, they share stories of civic and economic reinvention taking place in parts of the country we often don’t hear much about. 

Russia

Feb 5, 2014

  On the eve of the Sochi Olympics, we discussed Russia - US relations and Russia's role in the world today.

Host Jennifer Rooks will be joined by 

Laura Henry, Acting Chair of Russian Department, Bowdoin

James Warhola, Chair of the Political Science Department, University of Maine (from Bangor Studio) 

Suzanne Massie, author of "Trust But Verify: Reagan, Russia and me."