Tag: Books
mark-richard-2011-03-08
Interview
Airdate: March 8, 2011

Award-winning writer reflects on his spiritual journey and explains why he believes if we survive our childhood, we have a story to tell.

kareem-abdul-jabbar-2011-03-07
Interview
Airdate: March 7, 2011

NBA great talks about his latest project, On the Shoulders of Giants, and how his love of history has led to a new career.

susan-jacoby-2011-03-04
Interview
Airdate: March 4, 2011

Never Say Die author discusses the plight of America’s aging baby boomers and what that means for the U.S. as a whole.

sherry-turkle-2011-03-03
Interview
Airdate: March 3, 2011

Founder-director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self and author of Alone Together explains the consequences that people face in creating a culture of constant interruption.

bing-west-2011-03-02
Interview
Airdate: March 2, 2011

Former Defense Department official explains why he feels the U.S. military should not be in the business of nation-building and describes the single biggest killer of U.S. forces who are fighting in Afghanistan.

mike-huckabee-2011-02-24
Interview
Airdate: February 24, 2011

Former Arkansas governor and author of A Simple Government explains why the best government is local and limited and addresses whether there’s another presidential run in his future.

dambisa-moyo-2011-02-22
Interview
Airdate: February 22, 2011

Economist analyzes how the uprising in Libya will impact global oil prices and argues that the U.S. could become a socialist welfare state in a matter of decades.

jeff-henderson-2011-02-17
Interview
Airdate: February 17, 2011

‘Chef Jeff’ explains why his America I AM: Pass It Down Cookbook is a document of history, as well as a collection of recipes.

amy-chua-2011-02-10
Interview
Airdate: February 10, 2011

Yale Law professor clears up misconceptions surrounding her controversial new memoir on parenting.

AmyChua1-rs
Blog: Staff & Guest Blog
February 10th, 2011

When The Wall Street Journal slapped the “Why Chinese Mother’s are Superior” headline on an excerpt of Amy Chua’s book Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, it sparked a national controversy about parenting that took Chua by surprise. The problem with the subsequent controversy and hate mail that the Yale Law professor received is that [...]