Tom Philpott of Mother Jones Magazine and KUT’s The Secret Ingredient leads the conversation with eminent economist James K. Galbraith and Michael Lind, co-founder of New America.
The spike in campus shootings nationwide? Three shootings in a week at one Texas University alone. Lady bird had her wildflowers, another former first lady from Texas hopes to improve the Texas landscape- Laura Bush tells us about her plan. Also play a computer game, win a college scholarship- Could it be that Minecraft’s not such a waste of time after all? We’ll explore. Also, a shadowy company in stealth mode. Why’s a former Texas governor trying to set up meetings for ’em with state officials? Those stories and much more today on the Texas Standard: