Former senator, Bill Bradley, reviews the state of the nation in his new book, We Can All Do Better. Plus: the morality of the free enterprise economic model; and the possibility of using thorium as a clean energy source.
Alice Randall, writer-in-residence at Vanderbilt University and author of the new book, Ada's Rules, discusses her recent opinion piece in The New York Times that looks at the perception of body weight in black communities. More information on her book is available here.
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