A molecular-biologist-turned-Buddhist-monk says altruism is the answer to many of the world's most pressing challenges. Can concern for others help solve wealth inequality, climate change and world hunger?
The New York Times reported this past weekend on the increase in French books and articles critical of American policy and culture. Many observers say a anti-Americanism is on the rise across the countries of the European Union. A panel talks about what Europeans dislike about the U.S. and what effect, if any, this has on American international leadership and the U.S. economy.
- Gebhard Schweigler professor of international relations at the National War College
- Martin Kettle The Guardian of London
- Robert Hunter senior advisor with the RAND Corporation and former U.S. Ambassador to NATO
- Jacqueline Grapin president, European Institute in Washington
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