We’ll look into the life and influences of James Earl Ray, the escaped convict who assassinated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the international manhunt to find him. Then, Newsweek assistant managing editor Evan Thomas on why America wanted to go to war in 1898...and how the opportunity presented itself after the USS Maine was blown up. Also, Jean Kwok on her debut novel Girl in Translation. Plus our latest Backstory segments look at the UK election and Hungary’s 20-year transition from communism.
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