The United Nations has recently come under attack for its handling of both the Ebola outbreak and the war in Syria. It has prompted some to question what the role of the U.N. should be on the international stage. We look at the relevance of the U.N., 70 years after its creation.
A growing number of Americans are defaulting on their debts, and cultural observers say bankruptcy is losing the stigma it once had. Some members of Congress are pushing for a major reform. A panel debates the pros and cons of the proposed Bankruptcy Reform Act.
- Elizabeth Warren chair of the Government Oversight Panel and professor of law, Harvard Law School
- Sam Gerdano American Bankruptcy Institute
- Todd Zywicki Professor of law and Mercatus Center Senior Scholar at the George Mason University
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