The Modern World and the Ancient World
Monday, November 22, 2010
Chris Hedges of The Nation Institute explains why he thinks the liberal establishment—from labor unions to the Democratic Party—have sold out. Then we take a look at American company towns and the role they’ve played in building American capitalism. Also, Brian Leung talks about his novel “Take Me Home.” And Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Stacy Schiff discusses Cleopatra.