Sense and Security

4 segments
John Kampfner tells us why he thinks so much of the world is happily trading democratic rights for a sense of security. Then, we’ll take a look at efforts to prevent the Asian carp from invading the Great Lakes. And reggae star Jimmy Cliff on his recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Plus, our resident word-maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, takes your calls on our confounding mother tongue!

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