Confronting Crisis

4 segments

New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent David Sanger talks about President Obama’s aggressive use of drones, cyberwar, and special forces around the world. Alex Stone tells us about his quest to join the ranks of New York City’s master magicians. John Lanchester discusses his critically acclaimed novel Capital, set at the height of the financial crisis. Plus, with a growing number of 20-somethings still living with their parents, Sally Koslow discusses the trends that enable today’s “adultescents.”