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.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Drew Rothrock principal research scientist at the Applied Physics Laboratory at the University of Washington in Seattle
- Claire Parkinson senior scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
- Dr. James McCarthy professor, oceanographer, and director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University
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