Walking The Walk

5 segments

President Obama’s speech on the Middle East yesterday centered around the Arab Spring. Steve Coll, president of the New America Foundation and contributor to the New Yorker, reacts to what the President said and how it might be received in the Middle East. Plus: the context of the “perp walk”; Liane Hansen on retiring as host of NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday after 22 years; does growing up in a city better prepare you for adulthood; and the visual bias in media with Brooke Gladstone.