Lidia Jean Kott
Lidia Jean Kott is a former producer of the BBC World Service program Boston Calling, and also formerly a producer for PRI's The World.
Australia has universal health care, while the US currently has a patchwork system of government-provided, employer-provided and individually purchased plans.
“I think if we waited some days more,” says the veterinarian who led the mission, “they would not be existing, they would be history.”
"Me, personally, I don’t want to be the 9-1-1 of the world. I want to worry about my own situation.”
The musician is rumored to have chosen venues based on their proximity to Indian restaurants.
They were the underdogs at this year's World Baseball Classic. But they've pulled off one upset victory after another.
Lydia, a Great White with a Twitter account and a cult following, has traveled the length of the Earth's circumference.
When Donald Trump called some news outlets "the enemy of the people," Nikita Khrushchev's great-granddaughter got goosebumps.
"My father was an immigrant," he likes to say, "a legal immigrant."
The president reportedly interviewed four candidates. They were all white men.
“He was always so gentle and kind and friendly to me,” says professor Susannah Heschel, who met Martin Luther King Jr. a couple times as a little girl.