That Could Be Us Again

American flag hanging at Penn Station, in New York City

Thomas Friedman, New York Times columnist, and Michael Mandelbaum, director of American Foreign Policy at The Johns Hopkins University, discuss their new book: That Used To Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back. Plus: introducing SchoolBook, a new education project from WNYC and the Times; On The Media’s Brooke Gladstone and her husband Fred Kaplan of Slate discuss how their family experienced 9/11; and the push for wine without additives.