The Take

The Take

Analysis and commentary on the top stories of the day

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 11:03 PM EDT

Barney Frank Goes Off on 2016 Candidates

Barney Frank Goes Off on 2016 Candidates

The former U.S. representative talks with Sue O'Connell about Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz, Caitlyn Jenner, Charlie Baker and Donald Trump.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 11:15 PM EDT

Raising Empathetic Kids

Raising Empathetic Kids

Can you teach empathy to the selfie generation? Psychologist Michele Borba, author of "UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World," joins Sue O'Connell.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 at 10:23 PM EDT

Parents' Act of Love Follows Daughter's Overdose

Parents' Act of Love Follows Daughter's Overdose

Kathleen and Paul Errico of Haverhill, Massachusetts, disclosed their daughter Kelsey's opioid addiction in her obituary, and then saw the obituary go viral on social media. They explain their intentions.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 at 10:04 PM EDT

Is Fiorina Cruz's Game-Changer?

Is Fiorina Cruz's Game-Changer?

Political analysts Joe Malone and Kevin Franck join Sue O'Connell to discuss the Ted Cruz-Carly Fiorina ticket, Donald Trump's foreign policy address and Marty Walsh's grand jury problem.

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 11:45 PM EDT

Should You Vote to Legalize Marijuana?

Should You Vote to Legalize Marijuana?

Sen. Jason Lewis of Campaign for a Safe & Healthy Massachusetts argues agaisnt a ballot question to legalize marijuana recreationally while Will Luzier, the director of Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 07:41 PM EDT

'Collusion' Controversy in GOP Race

'Collusion' Controversy in GOP Race

Is the Kasich-Cruz alliance aimed at stopping Donald Trump a 'last gasp' or 'fresh start' for #NeverTrump? Ryan Williams, former spokesperson for Mitt Romney 2012 campaign, weighs in.

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