Less than half of Louisiana students are on track to master important math, reading and writing skills, according to a new report from the Louisiana Department of Education.
Over 85 Local Arts & Nonprofit Organizations Culture Collision is dedicated to fostering all of the nonprofit performing and visual arts organizations in the New Orleans metro-area. Join us Wednesday, August 29, at our 10th annual event!
White House counsel Don McGahn announced Wednesday hell be stepping down this fall. Also, following the death of Sen. John McCain Saturday, primaries were held Tuesday in Arizona, Oklahoma and Florida. Democratic strategist Jamal Simmons ( @JamalSimmons ) and Republican strategist Alice Stewart ( @alicetweet ) join Here & Nows Robin Young and Lisa Mullins to discuss the latest in politics. Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.
This week on Le Show Harry Shearer brings us What the Frack, News of the Godly, News of Smart Houses, News of Inspector’s General, News of Microplastics, News of the Olympic Movement, The Appresidentice, News of the Atom, The Apologies of the Week and, to commemorate his 100th birthday, musical selections from Leonard Bernstein.
This week on The Reading Life: Susan talks with Frank Perez (2018 Southern Decadence Grand Marshal) and Howard Philips Smith about their new book, “Southern Decadence in New Orleans," a history of the long-running LGBTQ Labor Day celebration.
FOOD & DINING
On this week's show, we're bringing listeners along to Slow Food Nations 2018 in Denver, Colorado. The event celebrates slow and sustainable food systems through summits, workshops, and a street festival.