For Everything There Is A Season

6 segments
Members of the Granny Peace Brigade

New York Times U.N. bureau chief Neil MacFarquhar talks about how the Arab Spring has been discussed at the United Nations General Assembly this fall, and how the Palestinian bid for statehood has shifted the focus off countries like Tunisia and Egypt at the U.N. Plus: Melissa Harris-Perry on her new book, Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America; how much do small businesses really contribute to job creation?; and 150 years of history from the Brooklyn Academy of Music.