It's Official

6 segments
  • Suite Deal  13 min
  • Baby Blues  14 min
  • Junior Senator  19 min
  • Creative Capital  15 min
December 2, 2008
We're officially in a recession and the holiday shopping season is underway. Hear why economist Benjamin Barber argues that hyper-consumerism led to the current financial crisis and that restoring faith in democracy is the way out of economic ruin. Plus, Alex Kuczynski on having a child through a surrogate and Michael Kinsley on creative capitalism.