cs130408 http://wkar.org en Current State #61| April 8, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-61-april-8-2013 <p></p><p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: musician&nbsp;<span style="background-color: rgb(245, 245, 245); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">Chuck Leavell on sustainable communities</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">; &nbsp;the executive producer of “The Waiting Room” documentary, takes us inside an American public hospital; and Lansing business news with </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">MLive's</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Angela </span>Wittrock<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 18:38:53 +0000 Current State 33936 at http://wkar.org Rock keyboard legend Chuck Leavell talks sustainability and growth models http://wkar.org/post/rock-keyboard-legend-chuck-leavell-talks-sustainability-and-growth-models <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S population is expected to increase by 90 million in the next 30 years. According to the book &nbsp;"<a href="http://store.chuckleavell.com/growing-a-better-america-smart-strong-and-sustainable.html">Growing a Better America: Smart, Strong, Sustainable</a>," &nbsp;now&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">is the time for the Untied State’s to plan for that growth.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;The books author, &nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.chuckleavell.com/blog2/bio/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Chuck&nbsp;Leveall</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, &nbsp;is a conservationist, confounder of the&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.mnn.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Mother Nature Network</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, &nbsp;tree farm owner and rock-n- roll star.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;He’s toured with Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, George Harrison&nbsp;and many others.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Leavell&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;discusses his thoughts on growth models, conservation and music.</span></p><p><br> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 18:33:34 +0000 Current State 33935 at http://wkar.org Rock keyboard legend Chuck Leavell talks sustainability and growth models Acclaimed documentary goes inside America's broken healthcare system http://wkar.org/post/acclaimed-documentary-goes-inside-americas-broken-healthcare-system <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">T</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">he documentary <a href="http://www.whatruwaitingfor.com/">“The Waiting Room”</a> takes viewers inside a public hospital in Oakland, California. The powerful film captures the struggles of both health care workers and patients in a system that is broken and stretched to its limits. It also shows how public hospitals can become more than just places to receive medical care.</span></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 17:53:10 +0000 Current State 33934 at http://wkar.org Acclaimed documentary goes inside America's broken healthcare system Lansing business news with MLive's Angela Wittrock http://wkar.org/post/lansing-business-news-mlives-angela-wittrock-7 <p></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 17:50:03 +0000 Current State 33933 at http://wkar.org