Redeeming Qualities

6 segments

The Federal Reserve promised to keep interest rates super low at least thru mid-2013. We want to know if this affects how you’re thinking about making big purchases in the next two years, if at all. Plus: A conversation about whether governments should be able to ask tech companies to help them squash protests; Time’s Bobby Ghosh discusses recent violence in Iraq; journalist and author Enrique Krauze discusses news coming out of various countries in Latin America; WNYC’s Bob Hennelly on who’s responsible for foreclosed properties; and New Yorker writer Dana Goodyear on bugs as food.