The ebola epidemic in West Africa is not just a health care crisis. It has affected every corner of society in the countries most affected. Schools have been closed for months, infrastructure projects have been put on hold and GDP growth has slowed to a crawl. A discussion of the social and economic cost of Ebola in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Guest Host: Lynn Neary
Congress passed the Americans With Disabilities Act 10 years ago this Wednesday. A panel talks about what has changed for the disabled in workplaces, schools, courts, and in American society in the past decade, and how activists are working to further expand the opportunities and rights of the disabled.
- Rebecca Ogle executive director of the Presidential Task Force on Employment of Adults with Disabilities
- Sue Meisinger Society for Human Resource Management
- Dick Thornburgh former U.S. Attorney General
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