Veterans Day

6 segments

The terms of four of the six Joint Chiefs of Staff members are scheduled to end soon. New York Times correspondent Thom Shanker discusses this rare opportunity for President Obama to reshape the Pentagon’s leadership. Plus: Jeremy Chwat from the Wounded Warriors Project talks about injuries unique to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Also: a documentary about human rights abuses in southeast Asia; Salman Rushdie on current events and his new novel; and Melanie Rehak on dealing with picky eaters in our series on food and the city.