Words for America

In the depths of the Great Depression, thousands of American writers found work under the New Deal’s Federal Writers Project. Hear about a new project updating that model. Also: music industry vet Danny Goldberg on how the business has changed. A look at the work of 19th c. Brazilian writer Machado de Assis. And on Underreported: the latest on the Newtown Creek oil spill in Brooklyn - it's the worst oil spill in U.S. history.