In the Greek island village of Antio, home to the world’s most endangered language, aging residents communicate across hillsides through whistles, a specific system of communication believed to date back to Ancient Greece. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports on how they hope to save their language from extinction and what it has in common with Twitter.
Harvard professor Graham Allison ponders the conflict between the world’s two greatest powers in his new book, “Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’ Trap?” Allison joins Margaret Warner to discuss what happens when a rising power threatens to displace a ruling power. Continue reading
At military bases around the nation, performances of Greek drama are linking ancient and modern warriors in an understanding of war’s pain and mental agony. Jeffrey Brown reports. Continue reading